Cristiano Ronaldo after opener vs Juventus

Cristiano Ronaldo breaks yet another Champions League record with goal vs Juventus

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo this evening added yet another Champions League record to his growing collection, after opening the scoring during Los Blancos’ quarter-final first-leg clash with Juventus.

Matchup

Last season’s Champions League finalists are currently locked in action in Turin, with hosts Juve having come into proceedings on the back of a crucial 3-1 victory over AC Milan in Serie A at the weekend.

Real, meanwhile, rested several stars for their La Liga meeting with Las Palmas on Saturday, though Zinedine Zidane’s men nevertheless emerged with a comfortable 3-0 win.

Teams

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While a tight affair was predicted by many at the Allianz Stadium, the tie was blown wide open with just 3 minutes on the clock, as all-time Champions League top-scorer Cristiano Ronaldo added yet another strike to his frankly-ridiculous tally in Europe’s top-tier competition:

Record

The goal, when it came, marked yet another record-setting one in the career of the Portuguese attacker, as showcased below:

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