Prem League moves ahead in WC goals
Five players who ply their trade in England scored on Monday, ensuring that the Premier League remains atop the list of goals scored by league through matchday 12 with 22.
Three players representing clubs from Germany's domestic league also scored on Monday to keep the Bundesliga in a close second with 21 total goals at this tournament..
Goals by Juan Mata and Javier Hernandez put Manchester United one shy of Bayern Munich's tournament-leading nine goals at this World Cup.
Neymar's second multi-goal game of the tournament brings Barcelona into a close third on the list of goals by club with seven.
League-by-league World Cup goals*:
English Premier League: 22
German Bundesliga: 21
Spanish La Liga: 16
Italian Serie A: 8
French Ligue 1: 8
Mexican Liga MX: 5
Dutch Eredivisie: 4
Portuguese Liga: 4
American MLS: 4
Brazilian Serie A: 3
Russian Premier League: 2
Tunisian Ligue Professionnelle: 1
UAE Pro League: 1
South Korean K-League: 1
Honduras Primera Division: 1
Turkish Super Lig: 1
Greek Super League: 1
Argentinian Primera Division: 1
Belgian Pro League: 1
*Not including the tournament's three own goals.