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UCL Golden Boot Table After Ronaldo Hands United 1st Ever Win Against Villarreal

In a repeat of last season's UEFA Europa League final, where the Spanish side won on penalties, looked to be heading for a draw after another disappointing performance from Ole Gunnar's Manchester United but summer signing Cristiano Ronaldo linked up with Jesse Lingard to spark jubilant scenes at the end of Old Trafford Stadium.

Portuguese skipper Cristiano Ronaldo scored an injury-time winner as Manchester United came from behind to beat Villarreal in an action-packed Champions League Group F contest, their first ever win from the Unai Emery men in the last five encounters. Following his second goal from three games, below is how the UEFA Champions League golden boot table stands;

1. Sebastian Haller - Ajax

The former West Ham United star is currently the leading UCL topscorer with 5 goals from the opening three games.

2. Robert Lewandowski - Bayern Munich

The Polish is still a force to reckon in the UCL this season scoring incredible 4 goals so far this season.

3. Nkunku - RB Leipzig

The Bundesliga star man is currently joint second place with Lewandowski on 4 goals from 3 games.

4. Mohammed Salah - Liverpool

The Egyptian has scored 3 goals in as many games for the Reds this season.

5. Adeyemi - RB Salzburg

The teenage sensation has 2 goals in the UCL this campaign.

6. Vanaken - Club Brugge

The star player has 2 Champions League goals this season.

7. C. Ronaldo - Man United

The world class star player has so far scored 2 Champions League goals this season.

8. Roberto Firmino - Liverpool

The Brazilian closes the top eight with his 2 strikes of the season

Do you think Ronaldo will extend his tally and snatch the golden boot once again by the end of the 2021/22 UCL campaign?

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