Who are a all-time tip organisation theatre scorers?

Lionel Messi is this season’s tip scorer with 5 UEFA Champions League organisation theatre goals, and is now 5 points transparent of an aged crony during a tip of a competition’s organisation theatre goals rankings – while his record for goalscoring coherence during this turn is a enviousness of his peers.

Most UEFA Champions League organisation theatre goals

Messi's European goals: 2005-2018

Messi’s European goals: 2005-2018

65: Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
60: Cristiano Ronaldo (Man. United, Real Madrid, Juventus)
53: Raúl González (Real Madrid, Schalke)
50: Ruud outpost Nistelrooy (PSV, Man. United, Real Madrid, Hamburg)
40: Karim Benzema (Lyon, Real Madrid)
38: Zlatan Ibrahimović (Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona, AC Milan, Paris, Man. United)
38: Thierry Henry (Monaco, Arsenal, Barcelona)
33: Alessandro Del Piero (Juventus)
30: Andriy Shevchenko (Dynamo Kyiv. AC Milan, Chelsea)
30: Didier Drogba (Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray)

• Five goals in his initial dual organisation theatre games of 2018/19 have enabled Messi to scurry transparent of Cristiano Ronaldo during a tip of a organisation theatre scorers chart.

Best goals per diversion ratio (minimum 20 scored)

Van Nistelrooy: My tip 3 goals

Van Nistelrooy: My tip 3 goals

1.00: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – 65 goals in 65 games
0.83: Ruud outpost Nistelrooy (PSV, Man. United, Real Madrid, Hamburg) – 50 goals in 60 games
0.76: Cristiano Ronaldo (Man. United, Real Madrid, Juventus) – 60 goals in 79 games
0.73: Edinson Cavani (Napoli, Paris) – 27 goals in 37 games
0.68: Karim Benzema (Lyon, Real Madrid) – 40 goals in 79 games
0.64: Didier Drogba (Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray) – 30 goals in 47 games
0.63: Robert Lewandowski (Dortmund, Bayern München) – 27 goals in 37 games
0.59: Filippo Inzaghi (Juventus, AC Milan) – 30 goals in 51 games
0.57: Roy Makaay (Deportivo, Bayern München) – 27 goals in 47 games
0.56: Sergio Agüero (Atlético. Manchester City) – 27 goals in 48 games

Edinson Cavani: severe for tip spot

Edinson Cavani: severe for tip spot©AFP/Getty Images

• Messi’s goal-a-game strike rate is astounding, while Ronaldo’s early years as a winger rather than unmitigated brazen competence explain because he lags a small behind a Argentinian. To compare Messi’s ratio, Ronaldo would need to measure 30 goals in his subsequent 11 organisation theatre games.

• Edinson Cavani would seem a some-more picturesque contender for Messi’s place during a tip of this sold table; if a Uruguayan strike a hat-trick in any of his subsequent 5 games, he would join Messi during a summit.

Most UEFA Champions League organisation theatre appearances

Iker Casillas: still elastic during 37

Iker Casillas: still elastic during 37©AFP/Getty Images

111: Iker Casillas (Real Madrid, Porto)
96: Raúl González (Real Madrid, Schalke)
95: Xavi Hernández (Barcelona)
92: Ryan Giggs (Man. United)
86: Roberto Carlos (Real Madrid, Fenerbahçe)
81: Paul Scholes (Man. United)
81: Gary Neville (Man. United)
79: Cristiano Ronaldo (Man. United, Real Madrid, Juventus)
77: Luís Figo (Barcelona, Real Madrid, Inter Milan)
77: David Beckham (Man. United, Real Madrid, Paris Saint-Germain)

• Goalkeeper Casillas’s record for organisation theatre appearances looks protected for a time being; his usually active opposition in a tip ten, Cristiano Ronaldo, has done 32 fewer outings.

• Even if Casillas – still on active avocation for Porto aged 37 – retires before matchday three, Ronaldo would not have a possibility to locate him until matchday 5 of a 2024/25 season, by that time he will be 39.

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