Champions Cup/Champions League Topscorers


By Season

1955-56 Milos Milutinovic (Partizan Beograd)                          8
1956-57 Dennis Viollet (Manchester United)                            9
1957-58 Alfredo Di Stéfano Lauthé (Real Madrid)                      10
1958-59 Just Fontaine (Stade Reims)                                  10
1959-60 Ferenc Puskás Biró (Real Madrid)                             12
1960-61 José Pinto Carvalho dos Santos Aguas (Benfica)               11
1961-62 Heinz Strehl (1.FC Nürnberg)                                  8
1962-63 José João Altafini (Milan)                                   14
1963-64 Vladimir Kovacevic (Partizan Beograd)                         7
        Alessandro Mazzola (Inter)                                    7
        Ferenc Puskás Biró (Real Madrid)                              7
1964-65 Eusébio da Silva Ferreira (Benfica)                           9
        José Augusto Costa Sénica Torres (Benfica)                    9
1965-66 Eusébio da Silva Ferreira (Benfica)                           7
        Flórián Albert (Ferencváros)                                  7
1966-67 Paul Van Himst (Anderlecht)                                   6
        Jürgen Piepenburg (Vorwärts Frankfurt)                        6
1967-68 Eusébio da Silva Ferreira (Benfica)                           6
1968-69 Denis Law (Manchester United)                                 9
1969-70 Michael Jones (Leeds United)                                  7  [*1]
        Ove Bengt Kindvall (Feijenoord)                               7
1970-71 Antonis Antoniadis (Panathinaikos)                           10
1971-72 Hendrik Johannes "Johan" Cruijff (Ajax)                       5
        Antal Dunai (Újpesti Dózsa)                                   5
        Luigi "Lou" Macari (Celtic)                                   5
        Sylvester Takac (Standard Ličge)                              5
1972-73 Gerhard "Gerd" Müller (Bayern München)                       12
1973-74 Gerhard "Gerd" Müller (Bayern München)                        8
1974-75 Gerhard "Gerd" Müller (Bayern München)                        5
        Eduard Makarov (Ararat Erevan)                                5      
1975-76 Josef "Jupp" Heynckes (Borussia Mönchengladbach)              6
1976-77 Franco Cucinotta (FC Zürich)                                  5
        Gerhard "Gerd" Müller (Bayern München)                        5
1977-78 Allan Simonsen (Borussia Mönchengladbach)                     5
1978-79 Claudio Sulser (Grasshopper)                                 11
1979-80 Sřren Lerby (Ajax)                                           10
1980-81 Karl-Heinz Rummenigge (Bayern München)                        6
        Terrence McDermott (Liverpool)                                6
        Graeme James Souness (Liverpool)                              6
1981-82 Dieter Hoeness (Bayern München)                               7
1982-83 Paolo Rossi (Juventus)                                        6
1983-84 Victor Sokol (Dinamo Minsk)                                   6
1984-85 Michel Platini (Juventus)                                     7
        Torbjörn Nilsson (IFK Göteborg)                               7
1985-86 Torbjörn Nilsson (IFK Göteborg)                               6
1986-87 Borislav Cvetkovic (Crvena Zvezda)                            7
1987-88 José Rui Lopes Águas  (Benfica)                               4
        Jean-Marc Ferreri (Bordeaux)                                  4
        Alistair Murdoch "Ally" McCoist (Rangers)                     4
        José Miguel González Martín del Campo "Michel" (Real Madrid)  4
        Gheorghe Hagi (Steaua Bucuresti)                              4
        Rabah Mustapha Madjer (FC Porto)                              4
1988-89 Marcel "Marco" van Basten (Milan)                             9  [*2]
1989-90 Jean-Pierre Papin (Olympique Marseille)                       6
        Romário de Sousa Farias (PSV)                                 6
1990-91 Jean-Pierre Papin (Olympique Marseille)                       6
        Peter Pacult (Tirol Innsbruck)                                6
1991-92 Jean-Pierre Papin (Olympique Marseille)                       7
        Sergei Juran (Benfica)                                        7 
1992-93 Romário de Sousa Farias (Barcelona)                           7
1993-94 Ronald Koeman (Barcelona)                                     8
        Wynton Rufer (Werder Bremen)                                  8
1994-95 George Weah (Paris Saint Germain)                             8
1995-96 Jari Litmanen (Ajax)                                          9
1996-97 Alistair Murdoch "Ally" McCoist (Rangers)                     6
1997-98 Alessandro Del Piero (Juventus)                              10
1998-99 Andriy Shevchenko (Dinamo Kyiv)                              10
1999-00 Rivaldo Vito Borba Ferreira (Barcelona)                      10
        Mário Jardel Almeido Ribeiro (FC Porto)                      10 
        Serhiy Rebrov (Dinamo Kyiv)                                  10  
        Raúl González Blanco (Real Madrid)                           10 
2000-01 Mário Jardel Almeido Ribeiro (Galatasaray)                    9                      
        Andriy Shevchenko (Milan)                                     9 
2001-02 Ruud van Nistelrooij (Manchester United)                     10
2002-03 Ruud van Nistelrooij (Manchester United)                     14 
2003-04 Fernando Morientes (AS Monaco)                                9 
2004-05 Adriano Leite Ribeiro (Inter)                                10
2005-06 Andriy Shevchenko (Milan)                                     9
2006-07 Kaká (Milan)                                                 10
2007-08 Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United)                         8
2008-09 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)                                      9
2009-10 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)                                      8
2010-11 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)                                     12
2011-12 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)                                     14
2012-13 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid)                              12


[*1] Leeds' 1st goal away at Ferencváros in round 2 (own goal by Novák) is
     sometimes credited to Jones, which would make him lone topscorer with 8
[*2] Milan's goal away at Real Madrid in the semifinals (own goal by Buyo) 
     is sometimes credited to Van Basten, lifting his total to 10

NB: totals since introduction of Champions League include goals scored in
    qualifying rounds.

Overall

71 - Raúl González Blanco              Real Madrid                           1996-2011
60 - Ruud van Nistelrooij              PSV, Manchester United, Real Madrid   1999-2011
59 - Andrij Shevchenko                 Dynamo Kyiv, Milan AC, Chelsea        1993-2011
     Lionel Messi                      Barcelona                             2004-2013*
51 - Thierry Daniel Henry              AS Monaco, Arsenal, Fc Barcelona      1998-2011
     Cristiano Ronaldo                 Manchester United, Real Madrid        2002-2013*
50 - Filippo Inzaghi                   Juventus, Milan AC                    1998-2011
49 - Alfredo di Stéfano Lauthé         Real Madrid                           1956-1964
46 - Eusébio da Silva Ferreira         Benfica (Lisboa)                      1962-1974 
44 - Alessandro del Piero              Juventus                              1996-2011
40 - Didier Drogba                     O. Marseille, Chelsea, Galatasaray    2003-2013*
39 - Fernando Morientes Sánchez        R.Madrid, Monaco, Liverpool, Valencia 1998-2010
36 - Ferenc Puskás Biró                Honvéd Budapest, Real Madrid          1957-1966
35 - Gerhard Müller                    Bayern München                        1973-1977
32 - David Trezeguet                   AS Monaco, Juventus                   1998-2011*
     Zlatan Ibrahimovic                Ajax, Juve, Inter, Barca, Milan, PSG  2001-2013*
31 - Vitor Borba Ferreira Rivaldo      FC Barcelona, Milan, AEK, Olympiakos  1999-2008
     Sergij Rebrov                     Dinamo Kyiv                           1994-2009
     Francisco Gento López             Real Madrid                           1956-1970
     Karim Benzema                     Lyon, Real Madrid                     2005-2013*
30 - Patrick Stephan Kluivert          Ajax, FC Barcelona, Valencia          1995-2008
     Samuel Eto'o                      R. Madrid, Mallorca, Barcelona, Inter 1999-2011*
     Ryan Joseph Giggs                 Manchester United                     1995-2012*
29 - Roy Makaay                        Deportivo, Bayern München             2000-2009
28 - Jean Pierre Papin                 Olympique Marseille, Bayern München   1990-1995
     Mário Jardel Almeida Ribeiro      FC Porto, Galatasaray                 1997-2001
     Hernán Crespo                     Parma, Lazio, Milan, Chelsea, Inter   1997-2011
     Steven Gerrard                    Liverpool                             2001-2011*
     R. Izecson Dos Santos Leite Kaká  Milan AC, Real Madrid                 2003-2013*
     Wayne Rooney                      Manchester United                     2004-2013*
27 - Mario Gomez                       VfB Stuttgart, Bayern München         2007-2013*
26 – Giovane de Souza Élber            Bayern München, Olympique Lyon        1998-2004
25 - Marco Simone                      Milan AC, Paris St.Germain, AS Monaco 1990-2001
     Paul Scholes                      Manchester United                     1997-2011
24 - Luis Figo                         Barcelona, R. Madrid, Internazionale  1997-2008
     José Joao Altafini                Milan AC, Juventus                    1960-1974
     José Augusto Pinto de Almeida     Benfica (Lisboa)                      1961-1969
     Claudio Pizarro                   Bayern München, Werder Bremen         2001-2013*
23 - Jari Litmanen                     Ajax, FC Barcelona, Liverpool         1995-2003
     Maxim Shatskikh                   Dinamo Kyiv                           1999-2011
     Lisandro López                    Porto, Lyon                           2005-2012*
     Robin van Persie                  Arsenal, Manchester United            2004-2013*
22 - Harald Brattbakk                  Rosenborg, Celtic, Rosenborg          1995-2005
     Frank Lampard                     Chelsea                               2003-2012*
     Hakan Sükür                       Galatasaray                           1995-2008
21 - Ole Gunnar Solskjaer              Manchester United                     1997-2007
     Amancio Amaro Varela              Real Madrid                           1964-1970
     Carlos Alonso González Santillana Real Madrid                           1973-1987
20 - Paul van Himst                    Anderlecht                            1963-1975
     Romario de Souza Farias           PSV (Eindhoven), FC Barcelona         1989-1995
     Luis Enrique Martínez Garcia      Real Madrid, FC Barcelona             1998-2003
     Nicolas Anelka                    Arsenal, Real Madrid, PSG, Chelsea    1998-2011

Last updated 20 Jun 2013.


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Authors: Roberto Di Maggio, Roberto Mamrud, Davide Rota and Jarek Owsianski
Last updated: 20 Jun 2013

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