Mohamed Salah v Cristiano Ronaldo – a comparison
Salah and Ronaldo helped fire their clubs to the Kiev showpiece thanks to goal-laden seasons.
Liverpool and Real Madrid will be looking to Mohamed Salah and Cristiano Ronaldo to make the difference for their respective teams in the Champions League final on May 26.
Here, Press Association Sport looks at the numbers behind the two players’ astonishing campaigns.
Club appearances (all competitions): Salah (Liverpool) 49, Ronaldo (Real Madrid) 41
Club goals (all competitions): Salah 43, Ronaldo 42
Domestic league goals: Salah 31, Ronaldo 24
Domestic league assists: Salah 9, Ronaldo 5
Champions League goals (includes qualifiers): Salah 11, Ronaldo 15
Champions League assists (includes qualifiers): Salah 4, Ronaldo 2
Braces: Salah 7, Ronaldo 11
Hat-tricks: Salah 0, Ronaldo 1
Four goals in a game: Salah 1, Ronaldo 1
Longest scoring streak: Salah 7 games, Ronaldo 12 games
Longest run without a goal: Salah 3 games, Ronaldo 3 games
– Includes all competitive games except internationals.