As some of the top clubs competed for a spot in the knockout rounds of the 2021/2022 Champions League in the last group stage matches, football fans around Europe were treated to entertaining matchups full of goals on Matchday 6 of the championship.
Liverpool maintained their spotless start to their 2021/2022 UCL campaign with a 2-1 victory against Italian superpower AC Milan at the San Siro on Sunday, marking their sixth consecutive win in six UCL fixtures and extending their unbeaten run to seven games. A Fikayo Tomori goal gave the hosts the early lead, but the Reds rallied as Mohamed Salah and Divock Origi scored goals in the final 10 minutes of the first half to seal the victory for Jurgen Klopp's side.
At Parc des Princes on Saturday, Paris Saint-Germain romped to a 4-1 win against Belgian powerhouse Club Brugge, despite the fact that the hosts finished second in Group A. The Parisians' goals were scored by Kylian Mbappe and Lionel Messi, both of whom scored hat-tricks, while Rits scored the consolation goal for Club Bugge in the second half.
Mohamed Salah moved up to fourth position in the rankings with seven goals after scoring twice yesterday, three goals behind Sebastien Haller, who climbed to the top of the standings after scoring twice yesterday, while Lionel Messi moved up to seventh place after scoring twice yesterday. Having scored nine goals, Robert Lewandoski is in second place, and Nkunku is in third place with seven. The most recent top scorers table at the University of Central Lancashire can be seen below.
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