On Wednesday, Cristiano Ronaldo broke his own and Iran’s Ali Daei’s world record to become the top-scorer international player in the world. Ronaldo made this record during the Portugal match against the Republic of Ireland. The former won this match dramatically by 2-1, and Ronaldo was the only one who scored from his team.
The moment Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 110th goal, he became the top international goal scorer in the history of football. Earlier, this record was held by Iran’s Ali Daei, who scored a total of 109 goals in 149 appearances. Whereas the 36-year-old takes a total of 180 appearances to surpass Daei’s record. This match literally came as a treat for all the fans of Ronaldo as he sets a new world record, and with the help of these record-breaking goals, his team qualified for the World Cup as well.
After the match, Cristiano Ronaldo shared his thoughts on his record-breaking goals. He said he is really happy not only because he made a new record but also for the special moments he had with the team. Ronaldo added that it was pretty difficult for him to score goals at the end of the game. However, his team believed in him until the very end, and he appreciated what they did in the match. This game was full of ups and downs. Ronaldo even missed a penalty at the 15th minute of the game. However, in the end, he bounced back harder and secured a win for his nation.
Cristino Ronaldo recently made headlines as he returned to the very first club he played for. He left Juventus so that he can play for Manchester United again. The fans are very excited about his homecoming and just can’t wait to see CR7 on the jersey of Manchester United again.
During his career, Cristiano Ronaldo achieved a lot of things. He became the only footballer to earn more than $1 Billion and cemented his place as one of the greatest football players of all time. The craze of Ronaldo is on an entirely different level. He is the most followed athlete on both Twitter and Instagram. In 2017, he even surpassed Selena Gomez and became the followed account on Instagram.