FOOTBALL - Ryan Giggs made his 130th Champions League appearance on Tuesday. He came from the bench to replace Javier Hernandez in Manchester’s 3-2 home win against Sporting Braga. Only Raúl (142) has made more appearances in the competition.
Ryan Giggs now has played in 18 Champions League campaigns. His 18 participations are a competition record. The next in line is teammate Paul Scholes (17).
Most Champions League campaigns:
18 - Ryan Giggs (Manchester United)
17 - Paul Scholes (Manchester United)
15 - Raúl (Real Madrid, Schalke 04)
15 - Gary Neville (Manchester United)
14 - Iker Casillas (Real Madrid)
14 - Xavi (Barcelona)