Author of 81 goals in 100 Champions League matches, thanks to his hat-trick scored Tuesday night against Benfica, Robert Lewandowski is ahead of the times of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo.
Cristiano Ronaldo distances himself a little more from Lionel Messi. His double scored on Tuesday night against Atalanta Bergamo (2-2) allows the Portuguese striker to Manchester United to prance at the top of the ranking of the best scorers in the history of the Champions League, with now 139 goals against 123 for his Argentinian rival of the PSG. And the neo-Parisian is not likely to get closer to “CR7” since he is forfeited for the trip of his team to Leipzig this evening.
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Author meanwhile of a hat-trick during the new card recorded by the Bayern Munich against Benfica Lisbon (5-2), a success that allows the Germans to already stamp their ticket for the round of 16 of the competition, Robert Lewandowski points to third place with 81 achievements. A total that he reached in only 100 matches played in C1, the Polish international striker being ahead of the times of Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo!
After 100 Champions League matches, the six-time Ballon d’Or had scored 77 goals while the Mancunien had shaken the nets “only” 64 times. The efficiency of “Lewy” is all the more impressive as he had to wait until he was 23 to take part in his very first campaign at the highest European level, with Borussia Dortmund, when his two older children started. in C1 at 17, respectively with FC Barcelona and Sporting Portugal
Champions League goals in first 100 games:
▪️ Lewandowski — 81
Another record for Lewy 😎 pic.twitter.com/DgFajv7TET
— B/R Football (@brfootball) November 3, 2021