Portugal drew with France 2-2 within the final leg of Euro 2020 group F, thereby successful tickets to the 1/8 spherical as one of many 4 greatest third-placed groups. As regular, Ronaldo performed the hero with 2 objectives from the penalty spot within the match at Puskas Enviornment (Hungary).
A shot towards Hugo Lloris within the sixtieth minute put the 36-year-old famous person in historical past as one of many high two goalscorers on the nationwide workforce stage. CR7 has the identical achievement because the legendary Ali Daei of Iran (with 109 objectives).
After witnessing his junior leveled his achievements, the legendary Ali Daei paid his respects to Ronaldo through social media: “Congratulations to Ronaldo, who now wants only one extra aim to interrupt the scoring file at nationwide stage. I’m honored to witness this unimaginable achievement of yours, an awesome champion who has impressed and made a big impact on the world of soccer.”
Nevertheless, not like Daei, many individuals should not too impressed with this achievement of CR7. One of many causes for this was that Ronaldo’s brace towards Germany was made on the penalty spot.
In response to statistics, out of a complete of 109 instances when the ball was put into the opponent’s internet on the nationwide workforce stage, there have been 14 instances when CR7 took a profitable penalty. Subsequently, the truth that Ronaldo grew to become the best striker made many individuals probably not glad.
Nevertheless, in keeping with Transfermarkt, the legendary Daei additionally wanted 15 profitable penalties to set his spectacular file.
It will be fallacious to imagine that penalties are at all times the best path to a aim. For the reason that begin of the Euro 2020 remaining spherical, there have been 5 penalties that haven’t been efficiently taken. That reveals that the gamers will need to have metal spirit when standing in entrance of the 11-meter free kick.
A couple of hours earlier, when in an analogous state of affairs, Alvaro Morata couldn’t deliver residence a aim for Spain. Nevertheless, with CR7 it’s completely different, that solely makes him extra decided.
The 36-year-old famous person targeted on his efficiency on the sector. Lastly, at Puskas Enviornment, Ronaldo hit goalkeeper Hugo Lloris twice.