Cristiano Ronaldo has ended 2018 as Real Madrid’s highest goalscorer, despite having not played for the club in seven months.
The Portuguese forward scored a staggering 28 goals in his final 22 appearances for Real in the second half of the 2017/18 campaign before leaving for Juventus in July.
Marca reports that in second-place came Gareth Bale on 27 goals in 48 games with Karim Benzema rounding off the top-three with 18 goals in 53 matches.
Luka Modric, who dethroned Ronaldo as the Ballon d’Or winner this year, scored two goals in his 45 appearances.
Top-10 Real Madrid top scorers for 2018
Cristiano Ronaldo, 28 goals in 22 matches
Gareth Bale, 27 goals in 48 matches
Karim Benzema, 18 goals in 53 matches
Sergio Ramos, 10 goals in 44 matches
Marco Asensio, 8 goals in 54 matches
Isco, 8 goals in 43 matches
Lucas Vazquez, 7 goals in 52 matches
Marcelo, 7 goals in 38 matches
Casemiro, 4 goals in 44 matches
Toni Kroos, 4 goals in 42 matches
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