Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo scored 11 goals in the final stages of the European Championships. And became the best scorer in the history of the tournament.
In the match of the first round of Euro 2020 against Hungary, he scored two goals. First, he distinguished himself from the penalty spot and scored his 10th goal. Already after that he surpassed the famous Michel Platini, who scored 9 goals in the European championships and did it at one Euro in 1982.
Cristiano scored his 11th goal in extra time at the Euros. This time from the game.
In addition to this achievement, Ronaldo became the first player to play in five European Championships since 2004. He also became the first to score in five consecutive Euros.
Cristiano has 106 goals for the Portuguese national team and he is its top scorer in the history.
Recall that Portugal defeated Hungary at a fully packed stadium in Budapest. The visitors scored three times in the end of the meeting.