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Cristiano Ronaldo breaks another record

NEWS | 24/06/2016

He is the only player in the world who has scored in the last three World Cups and last four Euros.
Cristiano Ronaldo is also showing his immense goal scoring capacity with Portugal. Following his two goals against Hungary, he is the only player to have scored for his national team in the last seven major international tournaments. The madridista forward has made his mark in the 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016 editions of the Euro; and in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 editions of the World Cup.

Cristiano made his debut in the Euro at the age of 19. This was the exact edition of the tournament that his country hosted in 2004. The Whites forward scored in the opening game against Greece and in the semi-final against Holland, in a tournament where they finished as runners up. Two years later he scored in the World Cup against Iran. In Euro 2008 he scored against Czech Republic and in the World Cup 2010, against North Korea.

Three goals in Euro 2012
Four years ago, in the Euro hosted by Poland and Ukraine, Cristiano played a key role. The Portuguese led his side to the semi-finals thanks to two goals in the group stage against Holland and another goal in the quarter-final clash against Czech Republic. In 2014 he scored against Ghana, making it his third World Cup in which he had scored. He sealed his fourth Euro of goal scoring against Hungary .