Cristiano repeats his last year’s record by scoring
63 goals in one calendar year.
An interesting fact is that to achieve this level of Ronaldo took on less than 17 games, compared to last year.
2012: 71 game - 63 goals
2013: 54 games - 63 goals
And it’s only mid-November! He will score more.
On occasion of celebrating Cristiano’s
400th professional career goal
here are only a few of his outstandig facts, figures and statistics:
- 402 career goals:
225 Real Madrid (216 matches)
118 Manchester United
5 Sporting Lisbon 5
54 Portugal NT
- Season for Real Madrid so far: 24 goals and 6 assists in 17 matches (Liga 16, Champions League 8)
- Calendar year 2013: 62 goals
60+ goals in a calendar year for the third consecutive year (and it’s only November!)
- 25 hat-tricks:
(23 for Real Madrid)
- Top scorer in La Liga, Champions League and Europe
- 9 goals in the last 4 games
All figures as of November 9th, 2013.
And history continues, following Cristiano’s motto:
"If you think you’re perfect already, then you never will be."
Extra Time: Juventus 2-2 Real Madrid Review (by Real Madrid C.F.)
- match report
- all 14 of Cristiano’s Champions League goals this season
- the journalists praising Cristiano’s exceptional skills, his kind personality
Cristiano’s Champions League records:
- first player ever to score 14 goals in a calender year
- equals the record of scoring 8 goals in a group stage in a season, held jointly by van Nistelrooy (2004/05), Inzaghi and Crespo (both 2002/03).
- … and the calendar year and the group stage are not over yet.
But of course Cristiano is insatiable:"It is very good, but I’ll try to score more", he said after the Juve match.
Hat-trick Cristiano!!!! Surpassing Puskas. Blatter anyone??? #commander
Real Madrid vs. Sevilla, 30.10.2013 (13’+27’ Gareth Bale, 32’ (p) + 60’ Cristiano Ronaldo, 38’ (p) + 63’ Rakitic, 40’ Bacca, 52’ Karim Benzema)