The Portuguese superstar has many impressive statistics on his ability to score after the 3-1 victory over Genoa in Serie A. After a double from the penalty spot against Barcelona in the Champions League, Cristiano Ronaldo returned to Serie A and continued to score 2 goals. The double of the 35-year-old superstar helped the Bianconeri win 3 points to enter the top 4.
According to Opta, Ronaldo is the first player in the 21st century to hit 400 wins in the top 5 European leagues. Victory over Genoa is also Ronaldo’s 100th appearance in Juventus shirt. With these matches, he has scored 79 goals, assisted 19 times, and won 3 titles.
“I am aiming to score 100 goals for Juventus, as well as the Win the title at the end of the season this year”, Ronaldo shared after the match at Luigi Ferraris.
In the match against Genoa, Ronaldo played not too prominent. He received careful care from the home team’s defense.
Before making a brace from the penalty spot, the Portuguese superstar had 6 finishes, but all did not make it difficult for goalkeeper Perin. Ronaldo has 10 goals in Serie A this season, a record equal to that of Zlatan Ibrahimovic.
In the calendar year 2020, CR7 has 42 goals in 42 appearances, while Lionel Messi has only 24. If you remove the number of goals from point 11, the former Real Madrid star has 25 goals. The achievement is still higher than that of his Argentine colleague.
The match against Genoa is the 100th time Ronaldo has played in Turin. He scored a double on the 11-meter mark, helping the Allianz home team win 3-1 to chase AC Milan’s top. This is the 79th goal of the Portuguese superstar to represent Italy.
Home page World Football Federation announced a list of 3 candidates competing for the FIFA The Best 2020 title. Ronaldo is present alongside Lionel Messi and Robert Lewandowski.