Cristiano Ronaldo scores a triplet with Portugal accompanied by a ‘rain’ of records

The star of the soccer planet, CR7, does not tire of imposing new world and personal records

Cristiano Ronaldo scored three goals of the five that Portugal did to Luxembourg in the UEFA Qualifiers for the Qatar 2022 World Cup. The treble leaves new marks in the Portuguese career, in addition to bringing him closer to breaking another record.

Barely at 11 minutes of play, Ronaldo had already scored two goals, both from the penalty line, with which he became the first player to score two goals from eleven steps in that time, according to data provided by MisterChip.

Christian He is the FIRST player to score two penalty goals in the first 11 minutes of a Playoff game. The closest thing is the 2 penalty goals from Widlin Calixte in the first 14 minutes of Turcas y Caicos vs. Saint Kitts and Nevis which was played on 03.26.2015, “wrote MisterChip on their social networks.

Ronaldo’s third goal, reached 87 ‘, after goals from Bruno Fernandez and Joao Palhinha, to put the final 5-0, with which he adds 36 annotations in World Cup Qualifiers, which, according to ESPN Data, is within three to tie the historical record of Carlos Ruíz, from Guatemala, who made 39 in that phase prior to the World Cups.

Beyond the record and the mark he is about to reach, Cristiano also imposed new statistics in his career. According to ESPN Data, it is the eighth time that the Portuguese has scored a penalty double, but it is the first time that he has done so with the Portugal team.

On the other hand, ESPN FC, published that it is the 58th triplet in his career, of which 10 have been at the national level, where he has Luxembourg as his main victim, with nine goals that he has scored.