Champions League top scorers 2022/23: Erling Haaland ahead of Mohamed Salah and Kylian Mbappé

Who has scored the most goals in this season’s UEFA Champions League 2022/23? Who has provided the most assists?

Champions League top scorers 2022/23

Erling Haaland, the 22-year-old Norwegian forward leads Mohamed Salah by four goals at the top of this season’s UEFA Champions League 2022/23 scoring charts. Haaland is 12 goals clear after registering his 12th of the campaign in the quarter-final second-leg draw for his team Manchester City’s draw at Bayern.

Haaland struck five times in the group stage and, after drawing a blank against Leipzig in the round of 16 first leg. He doubled his season’s tally as he becomes the third player to score five in a Champions League match in the second leg.

2022/23 Champions League top scorers

12 Erling Haaland (Man City)

8 Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)

7 Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid)

7 Kylian Mbappé (Paris)

6 João Mário (Benfica)

5 Olivier Giroud (Milan)

5 Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona)

5 Victor Osimhen (Napoli)

5 Rodrygo (Real Madrid)

5 Rafa Silva (Benfica) 

5 Mehdi Taremi (Porto)

Erling Haaland who is just 22-year-old is four goals clear of Salah. The Liverpool top scorer side was knocked out in the last 16, alone side eliminated Kylian Mbappe and Vinicius Junior. Who has seven goals further back.

Most assists in the 2022/23 Champions League

7 Kevin De Bruyne (Man City)

6 Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid)

5 João Cancelo (Man City/Bayern)

5 Federico Dimarco (Inter)

4 Leon Goretzka (Bayern)

4 Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica)

4 Diogo Jota (Liverpool)

4 Khvicha Kvaratskhelia (Napoli)

4 Rafael Leão (Milan)

4 Lionel Messi (Paris)

Champions League all-time top assists

Most goals and assists combined in the 2022/23 Champions League

13 Erling Haaland (Man City)

13 Vinícius Júnior (Real Madrid)

10 Kylian Mbappé (Paris)

10 Mohamed Salah (Liverpool)

9 Kevin De Bruyne (Man City)

8 Lionel Messi (Paris)

8 João Mário (Benfica)

7 Olivier Giroud (Milan)

7 Giacomo Raspadori (Napoli)

7 Rodrygo (Real Madrid) 

7 Rafa Silva (Benfica)

7 Mehdi Taremi (Porto)

Hat-tricks in the 2022/23 Champions League

Robert Lewandowski (Barcelona 5-1 Plzeň), 07/09/22

Mohamed Salah (Rangers 1-7 Liverpool), 12/10/22

Erling Haaland (Man City 7-0 Leipzig), 14/03/23

Champions League all-time top scorers

Champions League top scorers by season (group stage to final)

2021/22: Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) 15

2020/21: Erling Haaland (Dortmund) 10

2019/20: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern) 15

2018/19: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 12

2017/18: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 15

2016/17: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 12

2015/16: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 16

2014/15: Lionel Messi (Barcelona), Neymar (Barcelona), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 10

2013/14: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 17

2012/13: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 12

2011/12: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 14

2010/11: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 12

2009/10: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 8

2008/09: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) 9

2007/08: Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United) 8

2006/07: Kaká (AC Milan) 10

2005/06: Andriy Shevchenko (AC Milan) 9

2004/05: Ruud van Nistelrooy (Manchester United) 8

2003/04: Fernando Morientes (Monaco) 9

2002/03: Ruud van Nistelrooy (Manchester United) 12

2001/02: Ruud van Nistelrooy (Manchester United) 10

2000/01: Raúl González (Real Madrid) 7

1999/00: Mário Jardel (Porto), Rivaldo (Barcelona), Raúl González (Real Madrid) 10

1998/99: Andriy Shevchenko (Dynamo Kyiv), Dwight Yorke (Manchester United) 8

1997/98: Alessandro Del Piero (Juventus) 10

1996/97: Milinko Pantić (Atlético Madrid) 5

1995/96: Jari Litmanen (Ajax) 9

1994/95: George Weah (Paris Saint-Germain) 7

1993/94: Hristo Stoichkov (Barcelona) 5

1992/93: Franck Sauzée (Marseille) 5

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