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Players with most Champions League goals

Players with most Champions League goals

Champions League Top Goal Scorers of All Time

Players with most Champions League goals? Who is the player with most goals in Champions League history? Who are the top goal scorers in Champions League History? Have you ever thought of finding out who is the Champions League all time leading goal scorer? Well if you have then worry not because we have prepared a list of the top goal scorers in Champions League History. It’s a Champions League top scorers of all time list.

Champions League top scorers of all time list

The Champions League is one of the most competitive competition is European football, which is consisted of the most power teams in Europe. The UEFA Champions League is the biggest football tournament in the world besides from the FIFA World Cup. The tournament is contested by European sides.

Highest Goal Scorer in The Champions League

Lionel-Messi-and-Cristiano-Ronaldo are one of the UEFA Champions League Top Goal Scorers of All Time

Who is the player with most goals in Champions Heague history? Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have taken the UEFA Champions League by storm in the last decade with the two footballing legends banging in goals each and every season. The two are the top scorers in the tournament of all time but the Portuguese international has surpassed his rival Lionel Messi by a few goals.

Who has scored most goals in Champions League history? Ronaldo has scored most goals in Champions League history. The Real Madrid winger has 95 goals in the Champions League while Lionel Messi has 89 goals but the Argentine has played fewer games.

Despite Lionel Messi banging in a hat-trick against Manchester City in the 4-0 thrashing, the Argentine failed to match up Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal totally but we can’t say he won’t manage to break the record. Cristiano Ronaldo recently extended the lead when we scored a hat-trick against Atletico Madrid.

Both Players have many years to play so both superstars can become the player with most Champions League goals. So far Ronaldo is ahead Messi with eleven goals. He further increased the lead and scored two goals in 2017 Champions League final against Juventus.

This is an updated and longer list from the Top 10 Goal Scorers in Champions League History.

List of the Goal Scorers in Champions League History

Here is a full list of the UEFA Champions League top goal scorers. Enjoy!

#PlayerCountryGoalsAppsYearsFootball Clubs
1Cristiano RonaldoPortugal1051402003–Manchester United, Real Madrid
2Lionel MessiArgentina961122005–Barcelona
3RaúlSpain711421995–2011Real Madrid, Schalke 04
4Ruud van NistelrooyNetherlands56731998–2009PSV, Manchester United, Real Madrid
5Karim BenzemaFrance50852006–Lyon, Real Madrid
Thierry HenryFrance501121997–2010Monaco, Arsenal, Barcelona
6Alfredo Di StéfanoArgentina49581955–64Real Madrid
7Andriy ShevchenkoUkraine481001994–2012Dynamo Kyiv, Milan, Chelsea
Zlatan IbrahimovićSweden481192001–Ajax, Juventus, Internazionale, Barcelona, Milan,
Paris Saint-Germain, Manchester United
9EusébioPortugal46651961–74Benfica
Filippo InzaghiItaly46811997–2012Juventus, Milan
12Didier DrogbaIvory Coast44922003–15Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray
13Alessandro Del PieroItaly42891995–2009Juventus
14Thomas MüllerGermany38862008–Bayern Munich
15Robert LewandowskiPoland38592011–Borussia Dortmund, Bayern Munich
16Ferenc PuskásHungary36411956–66Budapest Honvéd, Real Madrid
17Gerd MüllerWest Germany35351969–77Bayern Munich
Francisco GentoSpain35891955–69Real Madrid
18Fernando MorientesSpain31901997–2009Real Madrid, Monaco, Liverpool, Valencia
19Samuel Eto’oCameroon30781999–2014Mallorca, Barcelona, Internazionale, Chelsea
Wayne RooneyEngland30852004–Manchester United
KakáBrazil30862003–14Milan, Real Madrid
20David TrezeguetFrance29581997–2009Monaco, Juventus
Roy MakaayNetherlands29612000–07Deportivo La Coruña, Bayern Munich
Patrick KluivertNetherlands29711994–2006Ajax, Barcelona
26Jean-Pierre PapinFrance28371989–94Marseille, Milan, Bayern Munich
Ryan GiggsWales281411993–2014Manchester United
28RivaldoBrazil27731997–2007Barcelona, Milan, Olympiacos
29Mario GómezGermany26452007–13Stuttgart, Bayern Munich
Arjen RobbenNetherlands27932002–PSV, Chelsea, Real Madrid, Bayern Munich
30José AltafiniBrazil25281959–76Milan, Juventus
Marco SimoneItaly25461989–2001Milan, Paris Saint-Germain, Monaco
Mário JardelBrazil25461996–2001Porto, Galatasaray
Sergio AgüeroArgentina25522008–Atlético Madrid, Manchester City
José AugustoPortugal25561959–69Benfica
Robin van PersieNetherlands25592002–14Arsenal, Manchester United
Hernán CrespoArgentina25651997–2007Parma, Lazio, Internazionale, Chelsea, Milan
Giovane ÉlberBrazil25691997–2004Bayern Munich, Lyon
36Luís FigoPortugal241031997–2009Barcelona, Real Madrid, Internazionale
Paul ScholesEngland241241994–2013Manchester United
40Jari LitmanenFinland23571993–2003Ajax, Liverpool
Frank LampardEngland231052001–15Chelsea, Manchester City
Edison CavaniUruguay25432011 –Napoli, Paris Saint-Germain
44SantillanaSpain21461971–88Real Madrid
AmancioSpain21521962–76Real Madrid
Claudio PizarroPeru21732001–14Bayern Munich, Werder Bremen
Steven GerrardEngland21732001–15Liverpool
48RomárioBrazil20321988–95Barcelona, PSV
Luiz AdrianoBrazil20412008–15Shakhtar Donetsk
Serhiy RebrovUkraine20431993–2007Dynamo Kyiv
Nicolas AnelkaFrance20681998–2013Arsenal, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain, Chelsea

List of players with most goals in Champions League

Most Champions League goals in a match

Most Champions League goals in a match? Here are the matches with most goals in Champions League:

  • Feyenoord beat KR Reykjavík 12–2 in the first round in 1969–70. This is the overall record for all European Cup/Champions League matches.
  • Borussia Dortmund beat Legia Warsaw 8–4 in the group stage in 2016–17. This is the record for the Champions League era.
  • Real Madrid beat Eintracht Frankfurt 7–3 in the 1960 final. This is the overall record for all European Cup/Champions League finals.

Players with most Champions League goals

Most Champions League goals in a season

Most Champions League goals in a season? Check in Top 10 Goal Scorers in Champions League History to find out the seasons with most goals in Champions League.

Previously we have also published lists with the Top 10 Goalscorers in Bundesliga History, Top 10 Highest Scoring Defenders & Top 10 Highest Scoring Defenders in The Past 10 Years

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