How Cristiano Ronaldo Became Portugal’s Top Goal Scorer

by Sameer Arshad | Posted on Tuesday, March 25th, 2014 | 0

Cristiano Ronaldo portugal top goal scorer history

Ronaldo’s career with both Real Madrid and National side portugal is going like a fairy-tale at the moment, he has been Real Madrid’s top goal scorer in the last 3 seasons and he has turned his good performances with national side into great goal scoring streaks in the alst couple of years. Of course his most important three goals last year came against Sweden when he single handedly guided Portugal to FIFA World Cup 2014 by scoring a superb hattrick.

Cristiano Ronaldo made his international debut back in August 20 of 2003 against Kazakhstan and since than he has become the most important player for Portugal team. Today we are going to take a look at his 49 goals how and where they came in.

Ronaldo Top-Scorer For Portual With His 49 Goals
Year Appearances Goals Ratio
2003 2 0  0
2004 16 7 0.45
2005 11 2 0.17
2006 14 6 0.45
2007 10 5 0.50
2008 8 1 0.13
2009 7 1 0.13
2010 11 3 0.27
2011 8 7 0.90
2012 13 5 0.40
2013 9 10 1.13
2014 1 2 2.00
Total 110 49 0.44


What is the staggering thing about Ronaldo and his career, is that he is heading to the FIFA World Cup 2014 at the peak of his game and he has couple of season’s left in him at the at of his game, which makes it even more scary looking at the stats that he gonna make this record even better and players to come will find it incredibly hard to break these.

He has already booked his place in the history, and with him in full flight Portugal are a real dark horse this time around in the world specialy if the get good draws in knock out stages.

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