Best Premier League penalty-takers of all time after Mohamed Salah’s incredible scoring streak ends at fifteen

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Mo Salah’s incredible spot kick record is over for now.

The 29-year-old Egyptian ace of Liverpool failed from the spot against Leicester City, with Kasper Schmeichel saving his attempt.

Premier League's best penalty taker of all time

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Premier League’s best penalty taker of all time
Mo Salah missed his first penalty in four years and made 15 attempts against Leicester

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Mo Salah missed his first penalty in four years and made 15 attempts against Leicestercredit: AFP

It was the 29-year-old’s first mistake in four years and 15 tries.

But, despite failing to score from 12-yards, Salah is still up with the best. Here are the best Premier League penalty takers of all time.

Rounding out the top 10 in joint eighth are Leighton Baines, Callum Wilson, Frank LeBoeuf, who boast a 90.9 percent conversion rate.

Wilson and Chelsea legend LeBeouf missed 11 spot kicks just once, while Baines scored an impressive 20 off 22.

Thierry Henry scored 23 of his 25 penalties, managing a 92 percent success rate.

In the fifth, Mo Salah was joined by West Ham legend Julian Dix, who exploded his penalty.

Thierry Henry was fatal from the spot, scoring 23 off 25 penalties

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Thierry Henry was fatal from the spot, scoring 23 off 25 penaltiescredit: AFP – Getty

He has a similar record of 15 out of 16 strikes.

Ex-Everton striker James Beatty was fatal from the spot – scoring 94 percent of his penalties and missing just once from 17 attempts.

In third place, BBC Sport pundit Danny Murphy can claim Gary Lineker and Ian Wright failed 94.7 percent of their attempts – missing one in 20.

Biggest Surprise – Matt Le Tissier is second on the all-time list, although his 25 off 26 penalties and a success rate of 96.2 percent are still incredibly impressive.

It only makes one person stand out, the only one who can claim a 100 percent success rate… this is Yaya Tore.

The former Manchester City ace was calm and quiet from 12-yards, scoring all 11 of his penalties.

He had managed two in a game against Fulham in 2014.

Matt Le Tissier is known as one of the best penalty takers of all time

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Matt Le Tissier is known as one of the best penalty takers of all timecredit: PA: Press Association
Yaya Tore never missed the spot, converting all 11 of his spot kicks

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Yaya Tore never missed the spot, converting all 11 of his spot kickscredit: PA: Press Association

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