Ronaldo scores his 100th international goal
Dazzling record holder Ronaldo scored his international centenary with his powerful free kick from outside the penalty area against Sweden in the European Nations League.
Ronaldo gave Portugal the lead in the last moments of the first half with a goal to go without.
Ronaldo’s 100th goal comes in his 165th match with Portugal.
The Italian Juventus star became the second player to reach the 100th goal with his country, as Iranian Ali Daei tops the list with 109 goals.
Then Ronaldo continued his accomplishments and scored his 101st international goal after scoring the Portuguese national team’s second goal in the 72nd minute.
Ronaldo scored his first goal for Portugal’s national team during the 2-1 defeat to Greece in the 2004 European Championship.
Ronaldo had surpassed the international goal record for a European player (Hungarian Puskas 84) during the 2018 World Cup, before continuing his distinguished achievements.
Sweden is one of Ronaldo’s favorite competitors, as he scored seven goals in front of it, which he did against Lithuania.
Juventus was one of the first to be blessed by Ronaldo for his historic achievement, as did his former club, Manchester United, England.