Ronaldo scores in the “disobedient” Germany and enhances his record as a historical scorer for the European Nations
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo opened the scoring in the match between Portugal and its host Germany, in the second round of Group F of the European Nations. Ronaldo scored in the 15th minute of the match, which is being held at the Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany. This goal is the first for the Portuguese star against the German team, which was difficult for him in his record-winning career, and the third in the current continental championship to equal the top scorer with Patrick Cech, the star of the Czech team. Ronaldo also consolidated his record as a historical scorer for the European Nations Championships by reaching the 12th goal, which he scored during his participation in 4 previous tournaments and the current tournament. Ronaldo also became the first player in the history of the European Nations to score 3 or more goals in 3 editions of the tournament (2012, 2016, 2020). Ronaldo also reached 107 goals with his country, approaching the equation of the retired Iranian star, Ali Daei, as the most international goalscorer in the history of the round witch with 109 goals. It is noteworthy that the German national team turned the result in its favour, and the current result indicates that the “Manschaft” advanced with a score of 4-2.