Champions League top scorers 2018-19: Lewandowski, Messi & Tadic lead the way

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Goal takes a look at the highest-scoring players in the Champions League so far this season

The 2018-19 Champions League is entering the last eight after a scintilating round of 16 saw plenty of shocks and the likes of Real Madrid and Paris Saint-Germain exit the competition. 

Manchester City, Manchester United, Tottenham, Liverpool, Barcelona, Ajax, Juventus and Porto are all still in with a chance of lifting the trophy in Madrid come May.

Check out the below as Goal keeps you updated on the individual goal tallies for the highest-scoring Champions League players this season.


Champions League 2018-19 Top Scorers


Bayern Munich forward Robert Lewandowski and Barcelona star Lionel Messi currently lead the way as the top scorers in this season's Champions League with eight goals, although with the German giants now out of the competition, the Pole will not be able to add to his tally.

They are followed by Edin Dzeko, Neymar, Andrej Kramaric, Dusan Tadic, Paulo Dybala, Harry Kane and Moussa Marega on five, while the likes of Gabriel Jesus, Antoine Griezmann, Mauro Icardi, Karim Benzema, Kylian Mbappe and Raphael Guerreiro sit on four successful strikes.

*Correct as of games played on March 13, 2019.

Pos Player Club Goals
=1 Robert Lewandowski Bayern Munich 8
=1 Lionel Messi Barcelona 8
=3 Dusan Tadic Ajax 6
=3 Moussa Marega FC Porto 6
=5 Neymar PSG 5
=5 Edin Dzeko Roma 5
=5 Paulo Dybala Juventus 5
=5 Andrej Kramaric Hoffenheim 5
=5 Harry Kane Tottenham 5
=5 Sergio Aguero Manchester City 5
=11 Antoine Griezmann Atletico Madrid 4
=11 Raphael Guerreiro Borussia Dortmund 4
=11 Mauro Icardi Inter 4
=11 Kylian Mbappe PSG 4
=11 Karim Benzema  Real Madrid 4
=11 Leroy Sane Manchester City 4
=11 Gabriel Jesus Manchester City 4
=11 Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus 4
=19 Nicolas Tagliafico Ajax 3
=19  Gareth Bale Real Madrid 3
=19 Maxwel Cornet Lyon 3
=19 Jesus Corona Porto 3
=19 Luuk de Jong Ajax 3
=19 Nabil Fekir Lyon 3
=19 Guillaume Hoarau Young Boys 3
=19 Bernardo Silva Manchester City 3
=19 Lorenzo Insigne Napoli 3
=19 David Silva Manchester City 3
=19 Raheem Sterling Manchester City 3
=19 Dries Mertens Napoli 3
=19 Junior Moraes Shakhtar Donetsk 3
=19 Mohamed Salah Liverpool 3
=19 Cengiz Under Roma 3
=19 Nikola Vlasic CSKA Moscow 3
=19 Juan Bernat PSG 3
=19 Ousmane Dembele Barcelona 3
=19 Sadio Mane Liverpool 3

Who finished top in 2017-18?


Cristiano Ronaldo Real Madrid Champions League final 2017-18

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Ronaldo finished last year's Champions League campaign as top scorer with Real Madrid having registered 15 goals in 11 games, despite not managing to bag a goal past the quarter-final stage.

Liverpool trio Roberto Firmino, Mohamed Salah and Sadio Mane all finished in joint-second place with 10 goals apiece, and Dzeko placed in fifth position with eight goals following his strike against the Reds in the semi-finals that failed to secure a comeback.

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