Here’s what you need to know about the top scorers in this year’s competition, with candidates from Borussia Dortmund, Manchester United and Juventus

The eagerly-anticipated knockout phase of the 2020-21 Champions League has begun, as the road to the final looms nearer.

Goal will keep you updated on the individual goal tallies for the highest-scoring Champions League players this season.

Champions League 2020-21 Top Scorers

Wonderkid Erling Haaland leads the pack with 10 goals, while Neymar and Olivier Giroud are on six goals.

Robert Lewandowski continues to chip in for Bayern Munich with five goals, a tally also reached by Real Madrid striker Karim Benzema.

Meanwhile, Kylian Mbappe scored four goals across two games against Barcelona in the last 16 (including a hat-trick in the first leg), meaning he is on six strikes.

*Correct as of games played on April 6, 2021

Pos Player Club Goals
1 Erling Haaland Borussia Dortmund 10
=2 Olivier Giroud Chelsea 6
=2 Youssef En-Nesyri Sevilla 6
=2 Neymar PSG 6
=2 Marcus Rashford Manchester United 6
=2 Alvaro Morata Juventus 6
=2 Mohamed Salah Liverpool 6
=2 Kylian Mbappe PSG 6
=9 Ciro Immobile Lazio 5
=9 Karim Benzema Real Madrid 5
=9 Robert Lewandowski Bayern Munich 5
=9 Alassane Plea Borussia Monchengladbach 5
=9 Lionel Messi Barcelona 5
=9 Sergio Oliveira Porto 5
=15 Mergim Berisha RB Salzburg 4
=15 Cristiano Ronaldo Juventus 4
=15 Ferran Torres Manchester City 4
=15 Diogo Jota Liverpool 4
=15 Romelu Lukaku Inter 4
=15 Bruno Fernandes Manchester United 4
=15 Federico Chiesa Juventus 4

Who finished top in 2019-20?

Robert Lewandowski Bayern Munich 2019-20

Robert Lewandowski Bayern Munich 2019-20

Robert Lewandowski was the top-scorer in last season’s Champions League, his 15 strikes instrumental in Bayern Munich winning the competition.

The German giants picked up their sixth Champions League trophy after beating Paris Saint-Germain 1-0 in the final of the tournament, with Kingsley Coman netting the winning goal early in the second half.

He was followed by Haaland with 10 strikes for both RB Salzburg and Dortmund, and Bayern team-mate Serge Gnabry’s nine strikes placing him third.