Thursday, 12 September 2019

Cristiano Ronaldo Continues to Break Records in European Cup qualifiers

By db-admin –  Records have continued to be broken by the Juventus superstar, Cristiano Ronaldo. CR7 scored four goals when the Portugal national team played against Lithuania.

The Portugal national team visited Lithuania’s headquarters at LFF Stadium, Tuesday (10/9) local time. The match was the 2020 European Cup Qualifiers.

Cristiano Ronaldo opened the Portuguese’s national team goal when the game ran for seven minutes. Lithuania had equalized through Vytautas Andriuskevicius.

After the break, Cristiano Ronaldo scored three of the Portuguese’s national team goals in the 14th minute. William Carvalho closed the visitors’ goal party in the 90th minute.

Cristiano Ronaldo has collected 93 goals for the Portugal national team. The amount was obtained by the 34-year-old player in a total of 159 matches.

Of these, a total of eight times Cristiano Ronaldo scored three or more goals. Meanwhile, the total of Ronaldo packing three goals or more throughout his career is 54 times.

In addition, Cristiano Ronaldo also carved the record as top scorer in the European Cup qualification period. Ronaldo scored a total of 24 goals at the event.

Previously, the record was held by former Irish national team striker, Robbie Keane. The former Tottenham striker was left behind by just one goal from Cristiano Ronaldo.

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