Leading goalscorers Champions League

Leading goalscorers Champions League

Today we will talk about the top 10 footballers of the teams who scored most goals in the Uefa Champions League.

Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo were again prominent as their sides made it to the semi-finals and battled with Borussia Dortmund star Robert Lewandowski and Bayern Munich’s Thomas Muller to win the Golden Boot award.
Here is the star-studded list of top 10 Champions League goalscorers of All Time, with only goals from the group stages onwards being counted – no qualifying rounds.

1. Raul – 71

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Time

The one of greatest player in the game, scored a total of 71 times in a stunning European career, he Played 144 Matches for his 71 goals. Messi is chasing (with 67 goals) for top spot in the Champions League goalscoring stakes is Real Madrid legend Raul,
While Raul’s place at the top of the charts may not be ever, it looks like he is going to hold on to the top spot for a while longer yet.

2. Cristiano Ronaldo – 67

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Time

Portuguese Super-satar Scure his Place at No: 2 in the List top 10 Champions League goalscorers of All Time. Ronaldo beats Messi’s Record in the match vs when he scored match winning 2 goals. Ronaldo now also has the record for most goals in a single champions league season, he scored 16 goals in this season.

2. Lionel Messi – 67

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Time

it is just matter of time, Messi Will Grab No:1 Spot in List. 25 Years Old Argentine superstar is already 3rd, above all but one of the continent’s great goalscorers of past and present on 67 goals from 86 Champions League games. Messi is also the #2 in La Liga all time Scorers.

4. Ruud van Nistelrooy – 56

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All TimeOne of the most prolific poachers in the modern era, Ruud van Nistelrooy certainly made his mark in the Champions League during his stunning European career. he Wins the Golden Boot three times in the space of four seasons in 2002, 2003 and 2005. he is 3rd in list of top 10 Champions League goalscorers of All Time.

5. Thierry Henry – 50

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Timehe never wins the Golden Boot in his Champions League career, Thierry Henry still impressively made it to 50 goals in the tournament during his time with Monaco, Arsenal and Barcelona. he is at No: 5 in our List.

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6. Alfredo Di Stefano – 49

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All TimeLegendary Real Madrid star Alfredo Di Stefano (i Would Like to call Him “SIR”) is the player with the best goalscoring strike-rate in our top 10, with his 49 European Cup goals sensationally arriving in just 58 games. Famously part of the side who won the first five competitions between 1956 and 1960 to go along with his own personal goalscoring exploits, he arguably goes down as the most decorated player in the tournament’s history.

 

7. Andriy Shevchenko – 48

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All TimeThe Ukraine icon Andriy Shevchenko is the 7th highest goalscorer in the tournament’s history. he scored 48 goals in his career, he also won the Golden Boot twice, but with a large seven-year gap (in 1999 and 2006).

8. Eusebio – 47

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All TimeA three-time Golden Boot winner in 1965, 1966 and 1968, Eusebio’s 47 goals came over the course of just 64 European matches. One of the two great players in the list who performed their heroics in the competition before the modern Champions League era is Eusebio.

9. Filippo Inzaghi – 46

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All TimeInzaghi is one of just two players in our list who never won the Champions League Golden Boot during his career, so making his way into the overall top 10 serves to highlight his consistency in front of goal on an annual basis. he scored 46 goals in his consistent Champions League career.

10. Didier Drogba – 42

top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Time.Ivorian super star, who is the all time top scorer for Ivory Coast national team. he is the #10 and last member of our list “top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League.” he scored 42 goals in his champions league career in 85 matches. only third player alongside with Messi and Ronaldo, who is currently playing.

 top 10 Leading goalscorers Champions League of All Time.

1. Raul – 71
2. Cristiano Ronaldo – 67
2. Lionel Messi – 67
4. Ruud van Nistelrooy – 56
5. Thierry Henry – 50
6. Alfredo Di Stefano – 49
7. Andriy Shevchenko – 48
8. Eusebio – 47
9. Filippo Inzaghi – 46
10. Didier Drogba – 42