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Top 5 highest-scoring teenagers in the Champions League

Top 5 highest-scoring teenagers in the Champions League
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5. Karim Benzema

Karim Benzema
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UCL teenage goalsClub/s at the time
6Lyon

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.

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