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Liverpool return to Champions League action tonight when they take on FC Porto for a spot in the semi-finals.

The Reds hold a 2-0 advantage from the first leg at Anfield and are favourites to progress through from tonight’s clash at the Estadio do Dragao.

However, have been struggling for goals in the competition so far this season and do not have a single player among the top 25 scorers so far.

Mohamed Salah, Roberto Firmino and Sadio Mane all have three goals apiece in the competition but are ranked outside the elite group due to their lack of assists.

Former Liverpool star on Tuesday while Lionel Messi bagged a double to stretch his lead at the top of the standings.

The Argentine now has an outrageous 10 goals in Europe so far this season, putting him two clear of nearest challenger Robert Lewandowski.

However, Bayern Munich were eliminated by Liverpool so the Pole will not have an opportunity to catch Messi.

Cristiano Ronaldo also has no chance to add to his six strikes after Juventus were knocked out at the hands of Ajax.

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Liverpool have no players among the top 25 Champions League scorers this season (Image: GETTY)

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Cristiano Ronaldo and Juventus were knocked out by Ajax in the quarter-finals (Image: GETTY)

The Dutch side have been propelled to their first semi-final since 1997 by the goals of Dusan Tadic, with the Serbian having notched six already.

Meanwhile, Manchester City frontman Sergio Aguero has scored five times and will hope to find the back of the net as his side look to overturn a first-leg deficit against Tottenham.

Harry Kane also has five goals but is potentially out for the season with an ankle injury and will not feature at the Etihad.

Leroy Sane and Gabriel Jesus both have four strikes apiece while David Silva has three, showing the prolific form City have been in so far this season.

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Manchester City have been prolific in the competition so far (Image: GETTY)

Champions League top scorers 2018/19

(Before Wednesday, April 17 fixtures)

Gareth Bale (Real Madrid) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Philippe Coutinho (Barcelona) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Jesus Manuel Corona (FC Porto) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Nabil Fekir (Lyon) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Moraes (Shakhtar Donetsk) – 3 goals, 2 assists

David Silva (Manchester City) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Nikola Vlasic (CSKA Moscow) – 3 goals, 2 assists

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Nikola Vlasic (CSKA Moscow) – 3 goals, 2 assists (Image: GETTY)

Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund) – 4 goals, 0 assists

Mauro Icardi (Inter Milan) – 4 goals, 0 assists

Gabriel Jesus (Manchester City) – 4 goals, 0 assists

Karim Benzema (Real Madrid) – 4 goals, 2 assists

Antoine Griezmann (Atletico Madrid) – 4 goals, 2 assists

Leroy Sane (Manchester City) – 4 goals, 4 assists

Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint—Germain) – 4 goals, 5 assists

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Kylian Mbappe (Paris Saint—Germain) – 4 goals, 5 assists (Image: GETTY)

Sergio Aguero (Manchester City) – 5 goals, 0 assists

Paulo Dybala (Juventus) – 5 goals, 0 assists

Harry Kane (Tottenham Hotspur) – 5 goals, 1 assist

Andrej Kramaric (Hoffenheim) – 5 goals, 1 assist

Neymar (Paris Saint-Germain) – 5 goals, 2 assists

Edin Dzeko (Roma) – 5 goals, 3 assists

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Edin Dzeko (Roma) – 5 goals, 3 assists (Image: GETTY)

Moussa Marega (FC Porto) – 6 goals, 2 assists

Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus) – 6 goals, 2 assists

Dusan Tadic (Ajax) – 6 goals, 3 assists

Robert Lewandowski (Bayern Munich) – 8 goals, 0 assists

Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – 10 goals, 3 assists

Champions League top scorer Liverpool

Lionel Messi (Barcelona) – 10 goals, 3 assists (Image: GETTY)

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