Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi lead the way: Champions League round of 16 records

Who has played the most round of 16 games and scored the most goals? Which are the most successful clubs?

Lionel Messi has scored more round of 16 goals than any other player
Lionel Messi has scored more round of 16 goals than any other player ©AFP/Getty Images

Players

Most appearances

30 Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus)
28 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
27 Iker Casillas (Real Madrid, Porto)
25 Andrés Iniesta (Barcelona)
23 Dani Alves (Sevilla, Barcelona, Juventus, Paris Saint-Germain)
23 Zlatan Ibrahimović (Juventus, Internazionale Milano, Barcelona, AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain)
23 Arjen Robben (Chelsea, Real Madrid, Bayern München)
23 Sergio Ramos (Real Madrid)
21 Xabi Alonso (Real Sociedad, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Bayern München)
21 Patrice Evra (Monaco, Manchester United, Juventus)
21 Cesc Fàbregas (Arsenal, Barcelona, Chelsea)
21 Frank Lampard (Chelsea, Manchester City)

Most goals

Cristiano Ronaldo has 20 last-16 goals in 28 matches
Cristiano Ronaldo has 20 last-16 goals in 28 matches©Getty Images

26 Lionel Messi (Barcelona)
23 Cristiano Ronaldo (Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus)
12 Thomas Müller (Bayern München)
9 Robert Lewandowski (Borussia Dortmund, Bayern München)
9 Karim Benzema (Lyon, Real Madrid)
8 Sergio Agüero (Atlético Madrid, Manchester City)
8 Thierry Henry (Arsenal, Barcelona)
8 Arjen Robben (Chelsea, Bayern München)
6 Edinson Cavani (Napoli, Paris Saint-Germain)
6 Samuel Eto'o (Barcelona, Internazionale Milano, Chelsea)
6 Mario Gomez (Bayern München)
6 Zlatan Ibrahimović (Barcelona, AC Milan, Paris Saint-Germain)
6 Robin van Persie (Arsenal, Manchester United)

Most goals in a game

5 Lionel Messi (Barcelona v Bayer Leverkusen, 07/03/12)
4 Mario Gomez (Bayern München v Basel, 13/03/12)
3 Sylvain Wiltord (Lyon v Werder Bremen, 08/03/05)
3 Adriano (Internazionale Milano v Porto, 15/03/05)
3 Nicklas Bendtner (Arsenal v Porto, 09/03/10)
3 Robin van Persie (Manchester United v Olympiacos, 19/03/14)
3 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (Borussia Dortmund v Benfica, 08/03/17)
3 Sadio Mané (Liverpool v Porto, 14/02/18)
3 Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus v Atlético Madrid, 12/03/19)

Most goals in a tie

Lionel Messi enjoys one of his six goals against Leverkusen in 2012
Lionel Messi enjoys one of his six goals against Leverkusen in 2012©AFP/Getty Images

6 Lionel Messi (Barcelona v Bayer Leverkusen, 2011/12)
4 Mario Gomez (Bayern München v Basel, 2011/12)
4 Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid v Schalke, 2013/14)
4 Wayne Rooney (Manchester United v AC Milan, 2009/10)
4 Sylvain Wiltord (Lyon v Werder Bremen, 2004/05)

Clubs

Most appearances (inc 2019/20, max 17)

17 Real Madrid
16 Barcelona
16 Bayern München
14
Arsenal
14 Chelsea
11 Manchester United
11 Porto
11 Juventus
11 Lyon
10 AC Milan
9 Internazionale Milano

City are one of four English clubs in the last 16
City are one of four English clubs in the last 16©Getty Images

Most appearances by leagues (inc 2019/20)

59 England
54
Spain
41
Italy
39
Germany
27
France

Most different clubs represented

10 Spain
8
Germany
7
England
7
Italy
6
France

Most aggregate wins

13 Barcelona
11 Bayern München
9 Real Madrid
8 Chelsea
7 Juventus
7 Manchester United
6 Liverpool
5 Arsenal
5 AC Milan
4 Atlético Madrid
4 Internazionale Milano
4 Paris Saint-Germain
4 Lyon

Most aggregate losses

Arsenal have lost a record nine round of 16 ties
Arsenal have lost a record nine round of 16 ties©Getty Images

9 Arsenal
8 Porto
7 Real Madrid
6 Lyon
5 AC Milan
5 Bayern München
5 Chelsea
5 Manchester United
4 Bayer Leverkusen
4 Internazionale Milano
4 Juventus

Most wins (match)

20 Barcelona
16 Real Madrid
15= Bayern München
11 Arsenal
10 Juventus
9 Liverpool
9 Manchester United
8 Chelsea
8 Lyon

Most defeats (match)

13 Arsenal
10 Real Madrid
9 Bayern München
9 Porto
8 AC Milan
8 Bayer Leverkusen
8
Chelsea
7 Juventus
7 Manchester United
6 Lyon
6 Manchester City
6 Roma

Most goals scored

Bayern average 2.5 goals per game in the round of 16
Bayern average 2.5 goals per game in the round of 16©Getty Images

74 Bayern München
69 Barcelona
54 Real Madrid
34 Arsenal
34 Chelsea
32 Juventus
31
Schalke
26
Lyon
26
Manchester City
26
Manchester United
26
Paris Saint-Germain

Most goals conceded

42 Arsenal
39 Real Madrid
36 Bayern München
32 Barcelona
30 Chelsea
30 Porto
27 Bayer Leverkusen

Biggest win (match)

7-0 Bayern München v Basel (13/03/12)
7-0 Bayern München v Shakhtar Donetsk (11/03/15)
7-0 Manchester City v Schalke (12/03/19)
7-1 Bayern München v Sporting CP (10/03/09)
7-1 Barcelona v Bayer Leverkusen (07/03/12)

Biggest win (aggregate)

Lyon celebrate beating Bremen 10-2 in 2005
Lyon celebrate beating Bremen 10-2 in 2005©AFP/Getty Images

12-1 Bayern München v Sporting CP (5-0, 7-1) 2008/09
10-2 Lyon v Werder Bremen (3-0, 7-2) 2004/05
10-2 Barcelona v Bayer Leverkusen (3-1, 7-1) 2011/12
10-2 Bayern München v Arsenal (5-1, 5-1) 2016/17
10-2 Manchester City v Schalke (3-2, 7-0) 2018/19

Most goals in a tie

13 Bayern München 12-1 Sporting CP (2008/09)
12 Lyon 10-2 Werder Bremen (2004/05)
12 Barcelona 10-2 Bayer Leverkusen (2011/12)
12 Bayern München 10-2 Arsenal (2016/17)
12 Monaco 6-6 Manchester City (2016/17)
12 Manchester City 10-2 Schalke (2018/19)

Miscellaneous

Biggest first-leg deficits recovered

0-4 Barcelona 6-1 Paris Saint-Germain (h, 2016/17)

Fastest red card

Kucher: recipient of the competition's quickest dismissal
Kucher: recipient of the competition's quickest dismissal©Getty Images

3:59 Olexandr Kucher (Shakhtar v Bayern) 11/03/2015

Ties decided in extra time

Juventus 0-1 2-0 Real Madrid (2-1 agg) 2004/05
AC Milan 0-0 1-0 Celtic (1-0 agg) 2006/07
Chelsea 1-3 4-1 Napoli (5-4 agg) 2011/12
Paris Saint-Germain 1-1 2-2 Chelsea (3-3 agg, away goals) 2014/15
Bayern 2-2 4-2 Juventus (6-4 agg) 2015/16
Porto 1-2 3-1 Roma (4-3 agg) 2018/19

Ties decided by penalty shoot-out

Fenerbahçe 3-2 Sevilla (5-5 agg) 2007/08
Schalke 4-1 Porto (1-1 agg) 2007/08
Arsenal 7-6 Roma (1-1 agg) 2008/09
APOEL 4-3 Lyon (1-1 agg) 2011/12
Atlético Madrid 3-2 Bayer Leverkusen (1-1 agg) 2014/15
Atlético Madrid 8-7 PSV Eindhoven (0-0 agg) 2015/16

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