Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema are the only players with an unbroken UEFA Champions League record as the French forward joins his former teammate.
Benzema scored a hat-trick against Chelsea last night with the French forward setting three incredible records.
He did wonders against Chelsea at the Stamford Bridge. He won the best player of the game and the UEFA Champions League best player of the week.
It’s a well deserved award for Karim Benzema and he is up for the Ballon D’Or next year.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Karim Benzema Champions League record
Cristiano Ronaldo is the first player to score a back-to-back hat-tricks in the knockout stage. The Portuguese forward scored a hat-trick against Bayern Munich in the quarter final second leg.
He also came through for the team in the first leg of the UEFA Champions League semi final against Bayern Munich.
Cristiano Ronaldo also scored a hat-trick against the Bundesliga team and he helps the team to proceed to the final.
Karim Benzema scores his first back-to-back hat-tricks in the Champions League knockout stage
The French forward scored a hat-trick against Paris Saint Germain in the round of 16 and he helps his team to proceed to the quarter final.
He also came through for the club against Chelsea, scoring a hat-trick in the first leg of the quarter final.