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Mr. Champions League: see statistics that prove Ronaldo is the best in the history of the Champions League

Cristiano Ronaldo yet again proved why he is Mr Champions League with a winning goal for Manchester United in the 3-2 win over Atalanta.    

Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo's performance and achievements int he UEFA Champions League proves why he is the best player in the competition. Ronaldo has the most appearances and the most goals as well as the most titles won by any player in the competition which makes the nickname Mr Champions League a worthy one.

In this season's competition he has scored in all games he has played in the Champions League, scoring a goal each in the 2-1 loss to Young Boys, the 2-1 win over Villarreal and also the 3-2 win over Atalanta. In the games against Villarreal and Atalanta he scored the winning goals.

He has played 179 games in the Champions League and scored 137, both are the highest of any player which underlines his consistency, longevity and productivity in the competition. His appearances and goals have come for three different clubs, Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus.

Cristiano Ronaldo is a five times Champions League winner having won it with Manchester United in 2008 which he scored in the final against Chelsea. He also won it with Real Madrid four times in 2014, 2016, 2017 and 2018 which makes him the best player in the competition.

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