The Champions League is back and promises to deliver a host of exciting games this week.

It's the knockout stages and this is where things get serious; one slip up could cost you dearly.

So that makes those star players all the more important; the men who can turn up and change a game on their very own - but who has been the best at doing just that this season?

We've taken a look at the WhoScored rankings to see just who has been the best performing in the Champions League to date, which could well give us a hint of what is to come over the next few weeks.

Will it all change after the next round of games though? Have your say on who you think has been the best player in the Champions League so far this season by leaving a comment below!

Click through to find out who, for this season at least, is the King of Europe.

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#Cristiano Ronaldo
#Ronaldo
#Lionel Messi
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