Euro 2020: Ronaldo close to breaking Ali Daei’s record after Portugal’s loss to Germany

Portugal captain, Cristiano Ronaldo now has 106 goal for his country making him close on the Iranian, Ali Daei’s record of 109 goals- the most ever in men’s international football.

The Juventus sticker scored the opening goal in his side’s Euro 2020 4-2 defeat to Germany on Saturday evening.

 

Ronaldo’s strike was not enough as Germany thrashed Portugal at Allianz Arena, with goals from Ruben Dias (OG), Raphael Guerreiro (OG), Kai Havertz and Robin Gosens.

 

The 36-year-old has now scored for Portugal in every calendar year since his first international goal in 2004 .

 

The former Real Madrid star is also the all-time top scorer of Portugal and has scored more goals than any other European player ever.

At club level, Ronaldo netted 674 in 896 games.

 

Portugal’s next fixture is against France on Wednesday.

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