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Erling Haaland and Kylian Mbappé have set attractive new ratings in this season’s UEFA Champions League.

Halland’s round of 16 match against Seville took the UEFA Champions League result to 20 goals, meaning Borussia Dortmund’s ace was one goal ahead of Mbappé’s 21st birthday. With Haaland not turning 21 until July, and Dortmund still competitive at this knockout stage, the Norwegian can hope to establish an even more impressive milestone.

Mbappé, 22, may have lost one record but claimed another during the last 16 actions, the Paris star scored a rematch penalty against Barcelona to eclipse Lionel Messi as the youngest player to score 25 goals in this competition.

And Mbappé increased that incredible move to 27 with his quarter-final duel in the first leg, which helped Paris win 3-2 in Bayern champions ’defense.

UEFA Champions League goals before their 21st birthday



The fastest players up to 20 goals in the Champions League

20 Erling Haaland (Salzburg, Dortmund)
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Kylian Mbappé (Monaco, Paris)
12 Karim Benzema (Lyon)
9 Patrick Kluivert (Ajax)
8 Obafemi Martins (Inter)
8 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
8 Raúl González (Real Madrid)
8 Javier Saviola (Barcelona)
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0 Cristiano Ronaldo (Sporting CP, Manchester United)

Fastest to milestones (selected players)

1. goal: Benzema (1 match), Haland (1), Lewandowski (3), Mbappé (4), Messi (5), Ronaldo (27)
Goal 10: Haaland (8), Benzema (14), Mbappé (15), Lewandowski (17), Messi (23), Ronaldo (37)
Goal 20: Haaland (14), Benzema (34), Lewandowski (36), Mbappé (40), Messi (40), Ronaldo (56)

Goal no. Benzema Haaland Mbappé Messi Lewandowski Ronaldo
1 1 1 4 5 3 27
10 14 8 15 23 17 37
20 34 14 40 40 36 56

Kylian Mbappé in the UEFA Champions League

DOB: 20/12/1998
Debut: Monaco 1-1 Leverkusen, 27/09/2016 (17 years, 282 days)
1. goal: Man. City 5-3 Monaco, 21.02.2017 (18 years, 63 days)
Goal 10: Bayern 3-1 Paris, 12/05/2017 (18 years, 350 days)
Goal 20: Paris 5-1 Başakşehir, 09/12/2020 (21 years, 355 days)
Total: 43 games, 27 goals, 17 assists

Season Matches Goals Assists
Everything 43 27 17
2020/21 7 6 3
2019/20 10 5 6
2018/19 8 4 5
2017/18 8 4 3
2016/17 10 8 0
  • The youngest player to score 10 goals (18 years, 350 days).
  • The youngest to score 25 goals (22 years, 80 days), breaking Messi’s record (22 years, 286 days).
  • The second youngest Frenchman to score in the UEFA Champions League after Karim Benzema.
  • The second Frenchman with the most points in the UEFA Champions League in the knockout stage with 13 goals, again behind Benzema (19).

Erling Haaland in the UEFA Champions League

DOB: 21/07/2000
Debut
: Salzburg 6-2 Genk, 17/09/2019 (19 years, 58 days)
1. goal
: Salzburg 6-2 Genk, 17/09/2019 (19 years, 58 days)
Goal 10
: Dortmund 2-1 Paris, 18/02/2020 (19 years, 212 days)
Goal 20: Dortmund 2-2 Sevilla, 09.03.2021 (20 years, 231 days)
Total: 15 games, 20 goals, 3 assists

Season Matches Goals Assists
Everything 15 20 3
2020/21 7 10 2
2019/20 8 10 1
  • The youngest player to score a hat-trick in the first half on his competitive debut.
  • The first teenager to score in his first five appearances (Benzema is the next best with three).
  • The fastest (12 appearances) and youngest (20 years, 99 days) player who scored 15 goals, breaking Mbappé’s record (20 years, 306 days).
  • The fastest (14 appearances) and youngest (20 years, 231 days) player who scored 20 goals, ten games faster than the next best (Harry Kane) and the first under 21.
  • The Norwegian with the most points in the history of the UEFA Champions League, one of Ole Gunnar Solskjer. The former Manchester United striker has made 77 appearances for his 19 goals.

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