5. Karim Benzema
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Perhaps one of the most underrated strikers of the past decade, Benzema has normally always been a prolific scorer.
Big things were expected of the Frenchman at Lyon, where he rose through the youth ranks and made his name. The 2007/08 Champions League campaign was a particularly special one. Karim bagged four goals in seven games, stirring interest in several top clubs.
Although the forward stayed put in France for another year before sealing a €35m transfer to Real Madrid.
He’s now a four-time Champions League winner and one of the most prolific goalscorers in the competition’s history.