Cristiano Ronaldo scored two goals to help Portugal beat Hungary in the first match of the group stage of Euro 2020.
Thanks to two effective shots, the Portuguese became the top scorer in the history of the final part of the European Championships. Now he has 11 goals to his credit.
Note that earlier Cristiano Ronaldo shared the first place in the ranking with Michel Platini, who also had nine goals scored. Next up are Alan Shearer, Antoine Griezmann and Nuno Gomes.
The top 5 looks like this:
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal) — 11
Michel Platini (France) — 9
Alan Shearer (England) — 7
Antoine Griezmann (France) — 6
Nuno Gomes (Portugal) — 6
The star striker also continues his pursuit of Iran’s Ali Daei to become the top scorer in the history of the national teams — the Portuguese, who has 106 goals, has three more to score.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the first player to play in five European Championships.