Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo scored four targets for Portugal against Lithuania to alter into basically the most prolific participant in Euro qualifying historical previous.
Ronaldo hit a ‘poker’ at some level of Portugal’s 5-1 have interaction in Lithuania on Tuesday night, taking his tally for the Selecao as much as 93 targets in 159 caps.
More tremendously, on the opposite hand, the 34-year-ordinary surpassed historic Republic of Ireland and Inter striker Robbie Keane in Euro qualifying targets.
“I’m having a large time, nonetheless the comparable goes for your complete crew,” he talked about after the game.
“I’m delighted and I’m playing myself, no longer on yarn of I scored nonetheless reasonably for the stage we’ve been playing at nowadays.
“It’s as much as me to proceed helping the national crew. We overcame the toughest sport, which change into to beat Serbia.
“As of late it change into crucial to love given continuity to that victory. Now every part is inaugurate: we like two games almost right this moment, one at dwelling and one away, and I judge that winning indisputably one of them is also adequate.”
Keane had been the outdated high scorer with 23 targets.
The feat furthermore saw the No 7 compile his eighth hat-trick for Portugal and the 54th of his skilled profession.