Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo scored a double yesterday, Wednesday, and led his country to a 2-2 draw with France at the end of the group stage of the European Nations Cup (Euro 2020).
Ronaldo raised his score with the Portugal national team to 109 goals, equaling the record for the most scoring players at the national team level, recorded by the Iranian Ali Daei. Read also Find out the Euro 2020 final price schedule A 6-hour surgery and the player survived early retirement.. Details of the most serious injury in Euro 2020 Euro 2020: Why do Italians cry while singing their national anthem? Learn about the most prominent political problems in Euro 2020
However, this brilliance does not satisfy some of Ronaldo’s dissatisfied, and they accuse him of achieving this number for benefiting from many penalty kicks, so did the Don really score half of his goals from penalty kicks?
Statistics show that out of 109 goals, Ronaldo scored only 14 goals from penalty kicks, scored 51 of his goals in friendly matches, and 41 in World Cup qualifiers.
Ronaldo scored 89 goals from inside the area of operations, 20 from outside, and scored 9 goals from direct violations.
Ronaldo scored his goals in 178 matches with Portugal, and they were against 44 teams, while Daei scored his goals against 35 teams in 149 matches with Iran, and the two players jointly scored goals against Bosnia, Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Ukraine, Panama and North Korea.
Sweden and Lithuania are the teams in which the Portuguese star has scored 7 goals against each team.