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3 stars who won the Champions League but never scored in it

The Champions League is the biggest competition in Europe and it sees the top footballers go head to head with each other.

Some have excelled while others falter. Many have scored a number of important goals whereas others never managed a single goal.

In this article are the three footballers who won the title but didn't score in the competition.

1. Philip Lahm

Philip Lahm spent his entire career with Bayern Munich and won the Champions League title in 2012/13 season. The German international played 112 matches for the Bavarian between 2001 and 2017.

Despite his abilities, attributes and contributions, the 37-year-old never found the back of the net in the UEFA Champions League.

2. Alessandro Nesta

Alessandro Nesta won the Champions League title twice in 2003 and 2007 as a Milan player.

The 45-year-old never scored in the UEFA Champions League despite making 99 appearances in the competition for Milan and Lazio. He amassed 21 appearances for the Stadio Olimpico side between 1993 and 2002 and 78 for the Rossoneri between 2002 and 2012.

3. Javier Mascherano

Like Nesta, Javier Mascherano won two Champions League titles with Barcelona in 2010/11 season and 2014/15 season. The Argentine didn't score a single goal in the competition, but provided three assists.

The 37-year-old played 96 matches in the competition for both Barcelona and Liverpool. He amassed 28 for the Anfield side and 68 for the Camp Nou side. 

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