Cristiano Ronaldo leads champions league all-time goal scoring chart with 93 strikes to his name after his hattrick against Wolfsburg in the quarterfinal of 2016 champions league. Messi has 83 strikes on his name while Raul’s haul of 71 strikes in his long illustrious career keep him behind Messi and Ronaldo.
Lionel Messi and Ronaldo are taking turns to become all time top goal scorers in UEFA Champions League history for best part of last 2 years. Ronaldo has overtaken Messi as the all time top scorer in Champions league history having netted 93 times while Messi’s has 83 goals to his name as of 13th April 2016. We take a look at top 25 all time goal scorers in Champions League history.
|4||Ruud Van Nistelrooy||56||73||0.77|
|6||Alfredo Di Stéfano||49||58||0.84|
|13||Alessandro Del Piero||41||89||0.46|
|UEFA Champions League All-Time Top Goal Scorers (as of April 2016)|
The list holds some of the greatest goal scorers in history with the likes of Alfredo Di Stefno, Puskas and Gerd Muller. They might have scored alot more games if than european cup also featured group matches. Unfortunately in those times European Cup (now known as Champions League) only featured knockout home & away ties from the round 1. So those players played far less games than they could have in modern era.