Zidane had 13 assists in the knockout stages of the Champions League, Messi had 14. What about Cristiano Ronaldo?
The German transfer market has compiled a list of top assists in the knockout stages of this season’s Champions League, with 10 players making the cut.At number 10 on the list is Angel Di Maria, the 34-year-old currently playing for Paris Saint-Germain, who has notched up 12 assists in his career in the Champions League, in knockout matches.Lewan ninth, the 33-year-old Bayern Munich striker has 12 assists so far in the knockout stages of the champions League.Zidane, 49, had 13 assists in the knockout stages of the Champions League and is currently eighth in the retired standings.Xavi, 42, who is also long retired, finished his career with 14 assists in the knockout stages of the Champions League and is currently seventh on the list.Dani Alves is sixth. Despite being 38 years old, alves is still active in the top flight and is now Barcelona’s main right-back, also scoring 14 assists in the Knockout stages of the Champions League.Messi was fifth, with the 34-year-old Paris Saint-Germain forward also scoring 14 assists in the Knockout stages of the Champions League.Ryan Giggs is the oldest player on the list. At 49, he is retired and ranks fourth with 15 assists in the knockout stages of the Champions League.Iniesta is 37 years old and now plays for the Kobe Victory team of the Japanese Professional League.Iniesta also has 15 assists in the knockout stages of his Champions League career, ranking third.Ribery, 38, currently plays for Serie A side Salernitana and is second with 16 assists in the Knockout stages of the Champions League.What about Cristiano Ronaldo?No. 1 is cristiano Ronaldo.Cristiano ronaldo has scored 17 assists in the knockout stages of the Champions League in his career, according to Deutschland.It is also worth mentioning that Ronaldo’s total number of assists in the Champions League is 40, the highest in history.Ronaldo is also the top scorer in the Champions League with 141 goals.Ronaldo, 37, faces his favourite side Atletico Madrid in the knockout stages of the Champions League next week.At that time, Ronaldo is expected to increase his Champions League goals and assists tally again.In short, the legend goes on. Cristiano Ronaldo is the champion of the Champions League, without a doubt.