The top scorer at the World Cup is the player in the tournament that scores the most goals. This award is called the Golden Boot, and it is one of the most popular bets for the World Cup. Lionel Messi has the best odds to win the Golden Boot this summer, and in 2014 he was tied with the 3rd most goals but did win the Golden Ball as the best player in the tournament. 2018 World Cup Top Goal Scorer Odds The tournament is still a few months away, but the odds for the top goal scorers are already posted. Below you can check out the player’s odds to win the Golden Boot at different online sportsbooks. This bet is a type of futures bet for the tournament where the odds will change depending on how that player is performing during the competition.