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Not The Usual Names You'd Expect: Check Out Top Goal Scorers After Exciting UCL Week

Several players are putting up good performances to support their teams' 2021/2022 UCL campaign. Check below for some of the top goal scorers in this season's UEFA Champions League (UCL):

Champions League 2021-22 top scorers: Haller, Salah, Lewandowski & the race  for most goals | Goal.com

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1. Sebastian Haller - Ajax

Sebastian Haller has scored a goal in each of the 5 UCL games this season. The Ajax forward has scored a total of nine (9) goals and provided 2 assists in these 5 games.

2. Robert Lewandowski - Bayern Munich

Robert Lewandowski has continued from where he left off in the previous UCL season. The Bayern Munich forward has scored nine (9) goals - same as Ajax's Sebastian Haller and has also provided an assist. Lewandowski is one of the three players to score a goal in each of the 5 UCL games this season.

3. Christopher Nkunku - RB Leipzig

The RB Leipzig striker has contributed a lot to the team's 13 goals in the UCL this season. Nkunku has scored 7 goals and provided 2 assists in the 5 UCL games for RB Leipzig. Unfortunately, RB Leipzig would not progress to the Knockout Stage of the competition.

4. Cristiano Ronaldo - Manchester United

Ronaldo has scored a goal in each of Manchester United's 5 UCL games this season. The Manchester United forward has scored 6 goals in those 5 games.

5. Mohammed Salah - Liverpool

Liverpool's Mohammed Salah has also scored 6 goals in the team's 5 UCL games this season.

6. Karim Benzema - Real Madrid

Karim Benzema has scored 5 goals and provided one assist this season for Real Madrid.

7. Leroy Sane - Bayern Munich

Leroy Sane has netted 4 goals and provided 4 assists for German side, Bayern Munich.

8. Pedro Gonçalves - Sporting CP

Pedro Gonçalves has netted 4 goals and provided an assist for Portuguese football giants, Sporting CP. He scored 2 goals and provided an assist in Sporting CP's 3:1 emphatic win over German side, Dortmund to secure a spot in the Knockout Stage of the competition.

9. Riyad Mahrez - Manchester City

Riyad Mahrez has also scored 4 goals for English football giants, Manchester City.

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Sebastian Haller, Robert Lewandowski and Cristiano Ronaldo are the only players who have scored a goal in each of the first five (5) UCL games this season. Would the be able to continue this streak? Let us know your thoughts by leaving all your comments below.

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