Lionel Messi equaled Robert Lewandowski on the top goalscorer of this edition in the Champions League, thanks to his two goals against Lyon on Wednesday.
Bayern Munich striker could no longer increase the number of goals in this competition because the German team was knocked out by Liverpool on the same night.
Messi has eight goals scored so far this season.
Players that are still in the race are, Dusan Tadic from Ajax and Moussa Marega of Porto who have six goals each.
Juventus’ Cristiano Ronaldo has four goals, four less than Messi.
The best goal after the 1/8 phase:
– with 8 goals: Lionel Messi (ARG) (1 pen) (Barcelona); Robert Lewandowski (POL) (2p) (Bayern Munchich).
– With 6 goals: Dusan Tadic (SRB) (2p) (Ajax); Moussa Marega (MLI) (2p) (Porto).
– Me 5 goals: Andrej Kramaric (CRO) (1p) (Hoffenheim); Paulo Dybala (ARG) (Juventus); Sergio Aguero (1p) (ARG) (Manchester City); Neymar (BRA) (Paris Saint-Germain); Edin Dzeko (BIH) (Rome); Harry Kane (Tottenham).
– With 4 goals: Antoine Griezmann (FRA) (Atletico Madrid); Raphael Guerreiro (POR) (Borussia Dortmund); Mauro Icardi (ARG) (Inter); Cristiano Ronaldo (POR) (1p) (Juventus); Leroy Sané (GER), Gabriel Jesus (BRA) (2p) (Manchester City); Kylian Mbappe (FRA) (París Saint-Germain); Karim Benzema (Real Madrid).