Iran football legend Ali Daei congratulated Cristiano Ronaldo on Instagram for matching his international goalscoring record. Portugal legend Cristiano Ronaldo has broken the record of Iran legend Ali Daei by scoring 109 goals in international football.
Ali Daei posted this message on Instagram to congratulate “Congratulations to Cristiano Ronaldo, who is now one goal away from breaking the men’s international goal scoring record. I am honoured that this remarkable achievement will belong to Ronaldo – great champion of football and caring humanist who inspires and impacts lives throughout the world. Vamos,”.
Ronaldo made his international goalscoring record by scoring two goals in the EURO 2020 group stage match against France. Cristiano Ronaldo was the only goalscorer for Portugal in the match as they drew 2-2 with France. Ronaldo helped Portugal to qualify for the Round of 16 in the European Championships 2020.
Cristiano Ronaldo is the captain and one of the key players of Portugal. He is also instrumental for his club Juventus. He has won Ballon d’Or five times and proved him as a legend for his international country.
Cristiano Ronaldo has also made a new record of becoming the first player to score a minimum of 20 goals across the World Cup and European Championships.
So, we can expect a good game from him in the next match against Belgium as well. Portugal’s next match is against Belgium on Monday 28 June at 12:30 am IST in the Round Of 16. If Portugal wins the match, they will qualify for the quarter-finals of Euro 2020.