Champions League – The unbelievable scoring records of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continues
The new scoring records of Cristiano Ronaldo in the Champions League proceeded on Tuesday night as the Real Madrid forward indented for the 90th time in Europe’s top club rivalry. The Portugal forward opened the scoring against Roma at the Bernabeu developing his record in the competition and propelling further of incredible opponent Lionel Messi in the Champions League goalscoring stakes.
The unbelievable scoring records of Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi continues
The 31-year-old shot to the sticky post to discharge a completion into the top of the net as Zinedine Zidane’s side fixed their place in the quarter-finals with a 4-0 total win over the Italians. Ronaldo is on a mind-blowing keep running of form having scored 15 goals in his last 11 appearances in all rivalries while Tuesday’s strike sees him draw another step nearer to a century of European goals.
The previous Manchester United forward has now scored eight a greater number of times than most despised for Messi, who has 82 Champions League strikes and checking, despite the fact that Ronaldo (123) has shown up than the Argentine (103). Barcelona forward Messi will plan to add to his count when the Catalans welcome Arsenal to the Nou Camp one week from now for the second leg of their last-16 tie after scoring both goals in the 2-0 win at the Emirates a month ago. The incredible scoring records of Cristiano Ronaldo proceeded in this season as he scored the thirteenth objective of the season on Tuesday.
Ronaldo is now four goals away of the record set independent from anyone else in 2013-14 when Real Madrid went ahead to be delegated champions, and with the potential for another five appearances if Real achieve the last you wouldn’t wager against him breaking it this term. Ronaldo has outscored Messi by 17 goals in his approach to turning into the best Champions League goalscorer ever. Messi has achieved double figures in a particular season three times – 2010-11, 2011-12 and 2013-14 – yet critically has three champs’ awards contrasted with Ronaldo’s two. Ronaldo and Messi are out all alone at the highest point of the goalscoring leaderboard with Real Madrid legend Raul the main player that has verged on achieving the levels now being set by the pair – the Spaniard settled his Champions League account on 71.