Champions League: Players with Most Knockout Goals in a Season

UEFA Champions League is an annual footballing competition organized by UEFA which is contested by the top division clubs in Europe. It is widely regarded as the greatest and most prestigious club competition in the world.

Data Last Updated: July 31, 2022
S.NoPlayerClubSeasonGoals Scored
1Ferenc PuskasReal Madrid1959-6012
2Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid2016-1710
3Karim BenzemaReal Madrid2021-2210
4Alfredo di StefanoReal Madrid1957-5810
5Milos MilutinovicPartizan Belgrade1955-568
6Cristiano RonaldoReal Madrid2013-148
7Jose AguasBenfica1960-618
8Alfredo di StefanoReal Madrid1959-608
9Lionel MessiBarcelona2011-128
10Gerd MullerBayern Munich1972-738

A player’s talent and competitiveness is the best tested during the knockout stages of the Champions League where the stakes are the highest and the margin of error is negligible. Here are the players with the most knockout goals in a Champions League season.