Top Champions League goalscorers of all time…
Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi are both in pursuit of the record number of goals scored by a single player in the Champions League – currently held by Real Madrid legend Raul, with 71.
In the pages below, CaughtOffside counts down the top ten goalscorers ever in Champions League and European Cup football. Only three of the players on the list are active in the competition this year.
PSG forward Zlatan Ibrahimovic will move into the top ten if he finds the net in this years tournament – he currently has 41 goals from 103 games, including strikes for Ajax, Juventus, Inter Milan, Barcelona and AC Milan, as well as his current side.
10) Didier Drogba – 42 goals in 87 games
The hero of many famous Chelsea night, including their maiden Champions League win in 2012, he has also scored for Galatasaray and Marseille in the competition.