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Bailey, Keylor Navas, Héctor Herrera and Pulišić: who are central and north America's top UEFA Champions League performers?

Where do Keylor Navas and Héctor Herrera feature in our all-time list?

Classic goals by central and north America's top players
Classic goals by central and north America's top players

Most appearances by a CONCACAF national player in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying)

55: Keylor Navas (CRC – Real Madrid, Paris)
52: Héctor Herrera (MEX – Porto, Atlético Madrid)
48: Javier Hernández (MEX – Manchester United, Real Madrid, Leverkusen)
46:
Rafael Márquez (MEX – Monaco, Barcelona)
36: Dwight Yorke (TRI – Manchester United)
38: Jesús Corona (MEX – Porto)
34: Atiba Hutchinson (CAN – København, Beşiktaş)
34: Emilio Izaguirre (HON – Celtic)
30: Christian Pulišić (USA – Dortmund, Chelsea)
27: DaMarcus Beasley (USA – PSV Eindhoven, Rangers)
27: Jermaine Jones (USA – Leverkusen, Schalke)
27: Hugo Sánchez (MEX – Real Madrid)

Top-scoring CONCACAF national players in the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League (including qualifying)

Five great Chicharito goals
Five great Chicharito goals

17: Hugo Sánchez (MEX – Real Madrid)
14: Javier Hernandez (MEX – Manchester United, Real Madrid, Leverkusen)
11: Dwight Yorke (TRI – Manchester United)
8:
Héctor Herrera (MEX – Porto, Atlético Madrid)
6: DaMarcus Beasley (USA – PSV Eindhoven, Rangers)
6: Nery Castillo (MEX – Olympiacos, Shakhtar)
5: Hirving Lozano (MEX - PSV Eindhoven, Napoli)
5:
Tomasz Radzinski (CAN – Anderlecht)
5: Carlos Vela (MEX – Arsenal, Real Sociedad)
5: Jesús Corona (MEX – Porto)

Atiba Hutchinson: 100+ UEFA competition appearances
Atiba Hutchinson: 100+ UEFA competition appearances©AFP/Getty Images

Most appearances by CONCACAF national players in UEFA club competition*

105: Atiba Hutchinson (CAN – København, PSV Eindhoven, Beşiktaş)
69: Keylor Navas (CRC – Levante, Real Madrid, Paris)
59: Héctor Herrera (MEX – Porto, Atlético Madrid)
58: Javier Hernandez (MEX – Manchester United, Real Madrid, Leverkusen, Sevilla)
56: Rafael Márquez (MEX – Monaco, Barcelona)
54: Milan Borjan (CAN – Ludogorets, Crvena zvezda)
51: Dwight Yorke (TRI – Aston Villa, Manchester United, Blackburn)
48: Bryan Ruiz (CRC – Gent, Twente, Sporting CP)
48: Emilio Izaguirre (HON – Celtic)
45: Hugo Sánchez (MEX – Atlético Madrid, Real Madrid)

Julio Dely Valdés with the Cup Winners' Cup
Julio Dely Valdés with the Cup Winners' Cup©Getty Images

Top-scoring CONCACAF national players in UEFA club competition*

24: Hugo Sánchez (MEX – Atlético Madrid, Real Madrid)
18: Javier Hernandez (MEX – Manchester United, Real Madrid, Leverkusen, Sevilla)
17:
Julio Dely Valdés (PAN – Cagliari, Paris, Málaga)
16: Tomasz Radzinski (CAN – Germinal Beerschot, Anderlecht)
14: Raul Jimenez (MEX – Atlético Madrid, Benfica, Wolves)
13: Leon Bailey (JAM – Genk, Leverkusen)
13:
Dwight Yorke (TRI – Aston Villa, Manchester United, Blackburn)
11: Olivier Occean (CAN – Odd, Lillestrøm)
8: Bryan Ruiz (CRC – Gent, Twente, Sporting CP)
8: Héctor Herrera (MEX – Porto, Atlético Madrid)

CONCACAF European achievements

Hugo Sánchez with the UEFA Cup in 1986
Hugo Sánchez with the UEFA Cup in 1986©Getty Images

First CONCACAF national to win a UEFA club competition
Hugo Sánchez (Real Madrid 5-3agg Köln, 1985/86 UEFA Cup)

Only CONCACAF national to have won the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup
Julio Dely Valdés (Paris 1-0 Rapid Wien, 1995/96)

CONCACAF nationals who have won the European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League
Dwight Yorke (Manchester United, 1998/99)
Rafael Márquez (Barcelona, 2005/06)
Keylor Navas (Real Madrid, 2015/16, 2016/17, 2017/18)
Alphonso Davies (Bayern, 2019/20)

CONCACAF nationals who have been European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League runners-up
Javier Hernández (Barcelona 3-1 Manchester United, 2010/11)
Keylor Navas (Paris 0-1 Bayern, 2019/20)

CONCACAF nationals who have been UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League runners-up
Clint Dempsey (Atlético Madrid 2-1aet Fulham, 2010/11)

Nation-by-nation: Most appearances by CONCACAF nationals in UEFA club competition*

Three-time UEFA Champions League winner Keylor Navas
Three-time UEFA Champions League winner Keylor Navas©Getty Images

Anguilla – NONE
Antigua and Barbuda
– NONE
Aruba
– NONE
Barbados
– 5 – Emmerson Boyce (Wigan)
Bahamas
– NONE
Belize
– NONE
Bermuda
– NONE
British Virgin Islands
– NONE
Canada
– 105: Atiba Hutchinson (København, PSV Eindhoven, Beşiktaş)
Cayman Islands
– NONE
Costa Rica
– 69: Keylor Navas (Levante, Real Madrid, Paris)
Cuba
–  4: Joel Apezteguia Hijuelos (Tre Fiori)

Curaçao's Cuco Martina n action for Everton in 2017
Curaçao's Cuco Martina n action for Everton in 2017Getty Images

Curaçao – 15: Cuco Martina (Twente, Southampton, Everton)
Dominica
– NONE
Dominican Republic
– 9: Enmy Peña (Valletta)El Salvador – 4: Víctor Dubón (FC Jazz)
Grenada
– 12: Brendon Batson (West Brom)
Guatemala
– 8: Carlos Ruiz (Aris Thessaloniki)
Guyana
– NONE
Haiti
– 33: Wilde-Donald Guerrier (Qarabağ)
Honduras
– 48: Emilio Izaguirre (Celtic)
Jamaica
– 38: Leon Bailey (Genk, Leverkusen)
Mexico
– 59: Héctor Herrera (Porto, Atlético Madrid)
Montserrat
– NONE
Nicaragua
– 5: Ariagner Smith (Spartaks Jūrmala)
Panama
– 38: Julio Dely Valdés (Cagliari, Paris, Málaga)

Trinidad and Tobago's Dwight Yorke with the UEFA Champions League trophy in 1999
Trinidad and Tobago's Dwight Yorke with the UEFA Champions League trophy in 1999Popperfoto via Getty Images

Puerto Rico – NONE
Saint Kitts and Nevis
– NONE
Saint Lucia
– NONE
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
 – 2: Cornelius Stewart (VPS Vaasa)
Surinam
– 1: Gleofilo Vlijter (Beitar Jerusalem)
Trinidad and Tobago – 51: Dwight Yorke (Aston Villa, Manchester United, Blackburn Rovers)
Turks and Caicos Islands – none
United States – 40: Brad Friedel (Liverpool, Blackburn, Aston Villa, Tottenham) & Tim Howard (Manchester United, Everton)
US Virgin Islands – NONE

*UEFA club competitions means European Champion Clubs' Cup/UEFA Champions League, UEFA Cup/UEFA Europa League, European/South American Cup, UEFA Cup Winners' Cup, UEFA Super Cup and UEFA Intertoto Cup