Qualifying top scorer: Eriksen finishes third

Poland striker Robert Lewandowski finished top scorer in the European Qualifiers with a record 16 goals ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo, Romelu Lukaku and Christian Eriksen.

Christian Eriksen scores Denmark's third in Dublin
Christian Eriksen scores Denmark's third in Dublin ©Getty Images

Robert Lewandowski finished top scorer in European qualifying for the FIFA World Cup with a record 16 goals, one ahead of Cristiano Ronaldo. Christian Eriksen's play-off hat-trick against the Republic of Ireland lifted him alongside Romelu Lukakau on 11.

Top scorers in qualifying

16: Robert Lewandowski (Poland)
15:
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
11: Christian Eriksen (Denmark), Romelu Lukaku (Belgium)
9: André Silva (Portugal)
8: Marcus Berg (Sweden)
7: Stevan Jovetić (Montenegro)
6: Eden Hazard (Belgium), Ciro Immobile (Italy), Aleksandar Mitrović (Serbia), Kostas Mitroglou (Greece), Arjen Robben (Netherlands), Andriy Yarmolenko (Ukraine)

Most assists in qualifying

9: Joshua Kimmich (Germany)
7:
Dries Mertens (Belgium)
7: Thomas Meunier (Belgium)
7:
Thomas Müller (Germany)
7: Miralem Pjanić (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
7: Dušan Tadić (Serbia)