By Luke Augustus for MailOnline
Published: 17:17 GMT, 2 January 2019 | Updated: 17:21 GMT, 2 January 2019
Billy Sharp has broken many records during his prolific career and the Sheffield United marksman did so once again on New Year's Day.
The Blades' captain got 2019 off to a perfect start by scoring their third in a 3-0 win at Championship rivals Wigan Athletic.
The 32-year-old's goal came after he beat Latics goalkeeper Christian Walton from close range with a clinical finish on 54 minutes.
Billy Sharp made history by becoming English football's leading scoring this century
Sharp has surpassed Rickie Lambert - who scored 219 goals in English football this century
That strike was