Klose is currently Germany's aw-time top scorer wi 71 goals. He wan the Golden Boot at the 2006 Warld Cup in Germany bi scoring five goals, an Klose scored five goals in his debut Warld Cup in 2002 an aw. He scored fower times in the 2010 Warld Cup, an haes scored twice at the 2014 Warld Cup, includin ane in the 7–1 semi-feenal victory against Brazil which put him aheid o Ronaldo tae become the oweraw top scorer in the FIFA Warld Cup's history wi 16 goals. By scoring in the 2014 tournament, Klose equalled his compatriot Uwe Seeler and Brazilian Pelé's achievements in being the only players to have scored in four different World Cups. He is ane o anerly three players n aw, alang wi Peruvian Teófilo Cubillas an German colleague Thomas Müller, tae hae scored at least five goals in twa different Warld Cups, as well as the anerly player tae hae scored at least fower in three different tournaments. The German national team haes niver lost a gemme in which Klose haes scored.
Klose an his wife Sylwia hae twin sons, Luan an Noah. In a 2007 interview wi Der Spiegel he statit that he an his wife speak Pols tae their childer at hame, while the childer learn German in schuil.