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Messi, Lewandoski, Ronaldo top Champions League highest goal scorer

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Ahead of the conclusion of the Champions League quarter-final second-leg ties this week, below are the current highest goal scorers, chasing the Golden Boot in the Europe top-flight league.

Barcelona captain, Lionel Messi, netted twice as they saw off Manchester United 3-0 at the Nou Camp on Tuesday night.

Messi now has 10 goals in the competition.

Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo, scored in his side’s 2-1 defeat to Ajax, to take his tally to 6 goals.

UEFA Champions League leading scorers ahead of Wednesday’s matches:

10 goals: Lionel Messi (Barcelona)

8 goals: Lewandowski (Bayern Munich)

6 goals: Dusan Tadic (Ajax), Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus) and Moussa Marega (FC Porto)

5 goals: Aguero (Manchester City), Dybala (Juventus), Dzeko (Roma), Kane (Tottenham), Kramaric (Hoffenheim), Neymar (PSG).

4 goals: Benzema (Real Madrid), Jesus (Manchester City), Griezmann (Atletico Madrid), Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund), Icardi (Inter Milan), Mbappe (Paris SG), Sane (Manchester City)

3 goals: Manuel Corona (FC Porto), Gareth Bale (Real Madrid), Nabil Fekir (Lyon), Moraes (Shakhtar Donetsk).

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PFA team of the year: Liverpool, Man City players dominate list

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English Premier League (EPL) defending champions Manchester City dominated the Professional Footballers’ Association’s (PFA) Team of the Year announced on Thursday, claiming six out of 11 spots.

Manchester City goalkeeper Ederson, forwards Raheem Sterling and Sergio Aguero, midfielders Bernardo Silva and Fernandinho, and centre back Aymeric Laporte were all named in the side, which also had four players from Liverpool.

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The 2018/2019 EPL leaders are a point ahead of Liverpool in the race for the title, with both teams having three games left to play.

Liverpool dominated the defensive positions with centre back Virgil van Dijk joined by full backs Andy Robertson and Trent Alexander-Arnold in the side and Sadio Mane named as a forward.

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba was the only player not from either Manchester City or Liverpool to be named in the team.

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La Liga: Real Madrid releases squad against Getafe

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Real Madrid have released their squad that will tackle Getafe in tonight’s La Liga fixture at the Coliseum Alfonso Perez Stadium.

Real Madrid manager, Zinedine Zidane released a list of 19 players through the club’s official Twitter page on Thursday morning.

The Los Blancos head to the game following a 3-0 victory over Athletic Bilbao on Sunday.

Below is Real Madrid’s squad against Getafe:

K. Navas, Courtois, Altube, Carvajal, Vallejo, Varane, Nacho, Marcelo, Reguilon, Kroos, Modric, Casemiro, Valverde, Asensio, Brahim, Isco, Benzema, Bale, Lucas V.

The kick-off time for the match is 8:30pm

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Herrera, Sanchez, Juan Mata others tipped to leave Manchester United

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Seven players have been tipped to leave Manchester United this summer, according to Manchester Evening News.

The club is expected to have a busy summer transfer window as manager Ole Gunner Solskjaer hopes to rebuild the club.

Solskjaer looks to rejuvenate his squad at Old Trafford to close the gap on rivals Manchester City and Liverpool.

United may also face a battle to retain the services of key players.

Ander Herrera is approaching the end of his contract and the Spaniard is tipped to leave Old Trafford with PSG a possible destination.

Alexis Sanchez is also tipped to leave United this summer, after struggling to find consistency since his arrival from Arsenal in January 2018.

Also Juan Mata, another player approaching the end of his contract, is tipped for an exit.

Here is lists of players tipped to leave Old Trafford:
Ander Herrera, Alexis Sanchez, Juan Mata, Romelu Lukaku, Paul Pogba, David De Gea and Marcus Rashford.

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