UEFA Champions league is the football festival that happens every year. Apart from FIFA World cup that is considered the biggest football event in the world of football, UEFA Champions league is the event where the biggest clubs come around for a showdown in the hunt of the trophy. It is the biggest club event in football.
Champions League Top Assists Maker
So, here is the list of the top assists makers of all time in the UEFA Champions League.
Cristiano Ronaldo (34 assists)
The Portuguese forward has recently made a transfer to the Italian giants Juventus from the Spanish giants Real Madrid. Cristiano Ronaldo has spent 9 years in Real Madrid and is the UEFA Champions League top scorer and all-time assist maker. The current 5 time Balon D’ Or winner has numerous UEFA Champions League and La Liga records to his name. Cristiano Ronaldo makes at the top of the list with 34 assists in total in the UEFA Champions League.
Ryan Giggs (30 assists)
The former Manchester United player has 30 assists on his name. Ryan Giggs announced retirement on 19th May 2014, having had scored 168 career goals in Machester United. Giggs has won the UEFA champions league twice with Manchester United. The former Manchester United midfielder has won numerous awards in the Premier League and UEFA Champions League. Ryan Giggs is known for his amazing misfielding techniques and tricks. The Manchester United legend has played whooping 24 years for Manchester United that shows his loyalty.
Lionel Messi (26 assists)
Lionel Messi is known for creating the magic on the field by showing off his dribbling skills. The Barcelona forward has currently 26 assists under his name with several records. Right now, Lionel Messi along with Cristiano Ronaldo holds 5 Balon D’ Or that is given to the best player of the year considering the overall performances. Messi plays for Barcelona which has won 5 Champions League Trophies.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic (22 assists)
Zlatan Ibrahimovic is well-known for his scorpion kicks. The player came into light at an early age and has played in almost every country’s club. The player is currently playing for LA Galaxy in the USA getting transferred from Manchester United. Zlatan Ibrahimovic is 36 years of age and still can take anyone down in the club football. He has already announced his retirement from the international football. The Swedish player currently has 22 overall assists in the UEFA Champions League.
Mesut Ozil (22 assists)
Mesut Ozil currently plays for an English club Arsenal. The German player is known for his wonderful assists while playing for both country and the club. Not just this, the German currently holds a good number of records under his name. The German has played for Spanish giants Real Madrid before making a transfer to Arsenal in 2010. Ozil currently holds 22 overall assists in UEFA Champions League. The player has announced the retirement from the international football after playing the world cup 2018.