Ronaldo is the top UEFA competition scorer of 2019 and the decade

Cristiano Ronaldo is 2019’s top scorer in UEFA competition with 21 goals, and the No1 of the decade on 145.

Cristiano Ronaldo has finished the top scorer in UEFA competition for the fourth time in seven years, just pipping Harry Kane and Vivianne Miedema.

Let’s take a look at the rankings:

Top scorers in UEFA competitions in 2019

21: Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus/Portugal) – 7 UCL, 11 EQ, 3 UNL

19: Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur/England) – 7 UCL, 12 EQ

18: Vivianne Miedema (Arsenal/Netherlands) – 10 UWCL, 8 WEURO

17: Raheem Sterling (Manchester City/England) – 9 UCL, 8 EQ

16: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern München/Poland) – 10 UCL, 6 EQ

16: Renan Mantelli (Omonia Nicosia) – 16 UFCL

15: Nikita Tromp (Netherlands) – 8 WU19, 7 WU17

14: Olivier Giroud (Chelsea/France) – 7 UEL, 1 SCUP, 6 EQ

14: Alfredo Morelos (Rangers) – 14 UEL

13: Dani Olmo (GNK Dinamo/Spain) – 5 UCL, 1 UEL, 1 EQ, 6 U21

12: Serge Gnabry (Bayern München/Germany) – 4 UCL, 8 EQ

12: Pernille Harder (Wolfsburg/Denmark) – 7 UWCL, 5 WEURO

12: Ada Hegerberg (Lyon) – 12 UWCL

12: Claudiu Keșerü (Ludogorets/Romania) – 6 UEL, 6 EQ

Top scorers in UEFA competitions in 2010s

145: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Juventus/Portugal) – 107 UCL, 2 SCUP, 6 EURO, 3 UNL, 27 EQ

101: Robert Lewandowski (Borussia Dortmund/Bayern München/Poland) – 63 UCL, 1 UEL, 2 EURO, 35 EQ

99: Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – 96 UCL, 3 SCUP

80: Ada Hegerberg (Stabæk/Turbine Potsdam/Lyon/Norway) – 53 UWCL, 11 WEURO, 2 WOLT, 9 WU19, 5 WU17

65: Eugénie Le Sommer (Lyon/France) – 46 UWCL, 19 WEURO

Watch all four of Ronaldo’s Champions League final goals

Yearly leaders

2019 21: Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus/Portugal) – 7 UCL, 11 EQ, 3 UNL

2018 19: Daishawn Redan (Chelsea/Netherlands) – 8 UYL, 5 U19, 6 U17

2017 27: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal) – 19 UCL, 8 EQ

2016 18: Ada Hegerberg (Lyon/Norway) – 9 UWCL, 7 WEURO, 2 WOLT

2015 20: Robert Lewandowski (Bayern München/Poland) – 11 UCL, 9 EQ

2014 17: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal) – 13 UCL, 2 SCUP, 2 EQ

2013 15: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/Portugal) – 15 UCL

2012 20: Vivianne Miedema (Netherlands) – 20 WU17

2011 17: Alexandra Lunca (Olimpia Cluj/Romania) – 2 UWCL, 9 WU19 6 WU17

2010= 16: Chimel Vita (Kremlin Bicêtre United) – 16 UFCL

2010= 16: Clayton Baptistella (Luparense/Montesilvano/Italy) – 12 UFCL, 4 FEURO

Key

EQ: European Qualifiers

FEURO: UEFA Futsal EURO (including qualifying)

SCUP: UEFA Super Cup

UCL: UEFA Champions League (including qualifying)

UEL: UEFA Europa League (including qualifying)

UFCL: UEFA Futsal Cup/UEFA Futsal Champions League

UNL: UEFA Nations League

UWCL: UEFA Women’s Champions League

UYL: UEFA Youth League

U19: UEFA European Under-19 Championship (including qualifying)

U17: UEFA European Under-17 Championship (including qualifying)

WEURO: UEFA Women’s EURO (including qualifying)

WOLT: UEFA Women’s Olympic Qualifying Tournament

WU19: UEFA European Women’s Under-19 Championship (including qualifying)

WU17: UEFA European Women’s Under-17 Championship (including qualifying)