We could safely say that the Juventus star, Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the best goalscoring machines in the world.
At the age of 35, when many players have stepped to the other side of the slope of their career, Cristiano Ronaldo is still busy wearing his shoes on the field. In the Juventus shirt this season, the Portuguese superstar still shows awe-inspiring performance. It can be affirmed that, whether wearing Sporting Lisbon, Manchester United, Real Madrid, Juventus, or the Portuguese jersey, the striker born in 1985 always shines with classy hunting ability. So how many goals does Cristiano Ronaldo have on his account? With his talent, he not only attracts a huge fan base, but is also the subject of many betting stories.
The player with the most goals in Europe in 2020
Cristiano Ronaldo scored in almost every match after Serie A break due to corona pandemic. Ronaldo scored a total of 31 league goals throughout the whole season. This is a breathtaking acceleration that could help him win the 5th Golden Shoe award in his career.
Ronaldo indeed scored 12 of the 31 goals in Serie A from a penalty spot, but he did not miss a shot. This also means that Ronaldo has now surpassed the legendary Roberto Baggio, with 11 successful penalties in the 1997/98 season.
If we take into consideration the current calendar year, Cristiano Ronaldo is the best goalscorer in Europe in 2020 at the moment. Ronaldo has scored impressive 21 goals, 2 more than Rauno Sappinen in Estonian Premium Liiga and Ciro Immobile playing for Lazio in Serie A.
Countless number of titles by the age of 35
In 1997, C. Ronaldo caught the eye of the Sporting Lisbon scout. In 2003, he was brought back to Manchester United by Sir Alex Ferguson when he was only 18 years old. At that time, the public only knew the name Ronaldo because of Ronaldo Luís Nazário de Lima, the Brazilian legendary forward.
In the Red Devils shirt, Cristiano Ronaldo helped United win 3 Premier League titles, 1 FA Cup, 2 League Cups, and the most prestigious championship in Europe – Champions League.
In 2009, Ronaldo joined Real Madrid. The total number of championships that CR7 has crowned with Real Madrid includes 2 La Liga, 4 Champions League, 2 Spanish Super Cup, 2 King’s Cup, 3 European Super Cup, 3 FIFA Clubs World Cup.
In 2018 Ronaldo joined Juventus. It took Ronaldo only 18 months to score against every club in Serie A that he has ever faced.
Up to this date, Ronaldo won a total of 3 Premier League titles; 2 La Liga trophies, 2 times Serie A; 5 Champions League; 4 FIFA Clubs World Cup; 1 EURO, 1 UEFA Nations League, 5 Golden Ball and 4 Golden Shoes.
Thus, at the age of 35, Ronaldo has achieved almost most noble titles, missing just the World Cup title!
One of the three greatest strikers in football history
Cristiano Ronaldo has scored a total of 737 goals in his career, surpassed legendary Gerd Muller (720 goals) and Romario (734 goals), and chases on of the greatest strikers in world football history, legendary Pele with 767 goals on his account.
In modern football, Ronaldo is considered the most comprehensive player in the world. He can score with both feet and head. Although at the age of 35, he is considered “old” in football, Ronaldo is still one of the players standing at the top of the football world.
With the incredible scoring performance, that Ronaldo still has, breaking Pele’s record to become the most fantastic striker in football history is only a matter of time! The remarkable scoring numbers that Ronaldo has will undoubtedly continue to set many new records.
Certainly, Ronaldo will continue to dedicate his time on the pitch to score more beautiful goals for us in the future. Let’s cheer and follow the numbers that CR7 will generate!