The Portuguese skipper has equaled Miroslave Klose’s record of scoring 71 international goals by netting his country’s first in the friendly versus Sweden.
Gelson Martin’s cross from the right found the Real Madrid talisman, who coolly tapped the ball into the net. The four-time Ballon d’Or winner has now scored in five consecutive games for the Seleccao.
Ronaldo goal. Gelson assist.
— WH (@Wilshoholic) March 28, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo is currently tied in third place with the ex-German striker as Europe’s top international goalscorer . What other way to reach the landmark than to do it in your hometown!
16 – Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 16 goals in 15 international games for ??since the start of 2016. Unstoppable. pic.twitter.com/X0oft053pi
— Derrick Adjei Junior (@Gh_PirloWan) March 28, 2017
Cristiano Ronaldo has now scored 36 goals in 39 games for club & country this season.
Born to do it. pic.twitter.com/Yg1ULMOm6P
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) March 28, 2017
15 goals in 15 games for Ronaldo now. Scoring machine.
— Shravan Manghani (@Mangha7) March 28, 2017