"Cristiano Ronaldo is a machine, he looks like a robot because of how physically flawless he is. Despite his age, he continues to maintain a very high standard of athletic performance as well as technique, and he is an inspiration for those who aspire to be great players," Raffaele Palladino says.
CRISTIANO RONALDO FOR PORTUGAL:
- 170 appearances
- 102 goals
- 41 assists
- 2 trophies
- 9 Hat-tricks
Is he the greatest player of all time?
In addition to being the best scorer and passer in Portuguese selection history, Cristiano is also.
- The greatest striker in the history of the European Championships
- He is the second best passer in Euro history.
- All-time leading scorer in Euro qualification
- All-time leading scorer in World Cup qualifying
- All-time leading scorer in official matches
- In all matches (official and friendly), he is the second highest scorer in the history of the selections.
- First player to score in 11 consecutive tournaments
- Player who was on the losing end of a goal + a variety of options (41 selections)
- Highest scorer among the choices still in play
- First Portuguese captain to win a title with the team.
Cristiano Ronaldo 's next three opponents are Azerbaijan, Serbia and Luxembourg.
Content created and supplied by: Richmond20 (via Opera News )
Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform See More