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Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo’s goal race!

Wed 02 October 2019 | 8:13

Cristiano Ronaldo remains out in front of Lionel Messi as their goal race continues.

The Portuguese star moved further forward in his battle for Champions League supremacy with Messi by netting in Juventus' 3-0 win over Leverkusen.

Yesterday the 34-year-old scored for the first time against Leverkusen, and after squandering 2 chances against the Germans, he scored in the 89th minute after an assist from Paulo Dybala.

Now the 5-time winner of the Champions League has moved above Lionel Messi who has scored against 32 teams in the Champions League.

The duo have dominated football for the past decade, with a combined 1,369 goals, 10 Ballons d'Or and 9 Champions League titles. Now they are the leading goalscorers while there is no signs of slowing down.

These are the goals the 2 stars have netted in numbers:

Champions League goals

Ronaldo: 127

Messi: 112

Champions League goals for one club

Ronaldo: 105 for Real Madrid

Messi: 112 for Barcelona

Games to reach 100 Champions League goals

Ronaldo: 144

Messi: 123

Champions League hat-tricks

Ronaldo: 8

Messi: 8

Clubs scored against in Champions League

Ronaldo: 33

Messi: 32

Now the question is who will be the winner of this race by the time they both retire?


source: SportMob