List of international goals scored by Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo is the all-time top goalscorer for the Portugal national football team and has the most goals among currently active players. As of 28 June 2017, he scored 75 goals in 143 appearances since his debut on 20 August 2003.

On 5 March 2014, he netted twice in Portugal’s 5-1 friendly win over Cameroon to take his tally to 49 goals, thus becoming his country’s all-time leading goalscorer, overpassing the 47 set by Pauleta . [1] On 14 November 2014, he scored the only goal in a UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying match against Armenia , his 23rd in European Championship matches. This surpassed the record previously held by Turkey’s Hakan Şükür and Denmark’s Jon Dahl Tomasson . [2] He has scored four international hat-tricks and one double brace.

Ronaldo has participated in eight major tournaments: four UEFA European Championships in 2004, 2008, 2012 and 2016, three FIFA World Cups in 2006, 2010 and 2014, and one FIFA Confederations Cup in 2017, scoring in all eight events. Following Portugal’s win at UEFA Euro 2016 , Ronaldo lifted the trophy as his team captain, and was also awarded the Silver Boot as one of the second-highest goalscorers of the tournament, with three goals and three assists; He was also named to the team of the tournament for the third time in his career. With this victory, Portugal won their first major tournament, while Ronaldo won his first trophy with his national team. He has a total of 9 goals at European Championships, 3 at the World Cup and 2 at the Confederations Cup. Ronaldo has scored 26 goals in the World Cup qualifiers, and 20 in European qualifiers. His other 15 goals have come in friendly matches. The opponents against whom are scored most often are Armenia, Latvia and Sweden with 5 goals. He has scored 9 international goals at Lisbon’s Estádio da Luz , his most at a single ground.

Goals

As of 24 June 2017
Scores and results list Portugal’s goal tally first. [3]
Goal Dated arrival opponent Score result Competition
1 12 June 2004 Estádio do Dragão , Porto , Portugal  greece 1 -2 1-2 UEFA Euro 2004
2 30 June 2004 Estádio José Alvalade , Lisbon , Portugal  Netherlands 1 -0 2-1 UEFA Euro 2004
3 4 September 2004 Skonto Stadium , Riga , Latvia  latvia 1 -0 2-0 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
4 8 September 2004 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa , Leiria , Portugal  estonia 1 -0 4-0 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
5 13 October 2004 Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal  russia 2 -0 7-1 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
6 4 -0
7 17 November 2004 Josy Barthel Stadium , Luxembourg , Luxembourg  luxembourg 2 -0 5-0 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
8 4 June 2005 Estádio da Luz , Lisbon, Portugal  Slovakia 2 -0 2-0 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
9 8 June 2005 A. Le Coq Arena , Tallinn , Estonia  estonia 1 -0 1-0 2006 FIFA World Cup Qualification
10 1 March 2006 LTU Arena , Düsseldorf , Germany  Saudi Arabia 1 -0 3-0 Friendly
11 3 -0
12 17 June 2006 Waldstadion , Frankfurt , Germany  Iran 2 -0 2-0 2006 FIFA World Cup
13 7 October 2006 Estádio do Bessa, Porto, Portugal  azerbaijan 1 -0 3-0 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
14 3 -0
15 15 November 2006 Estádio Cidade of Coimbra , Coimbra , Portugal  kazakhstan 2 -0 3-0 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
16 24 March 2007 Estádio José Alvalade, Lisbon, Portugal  Belgium 2 -0 4-0 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
17 4 -0
18 22 August 2007 Hanrapetakan Stadium , Yerevan , Armenia  armenia 1 -1 1-1 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
19 8 September 2007 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  poland 2 -1 2-2 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
20 17 October 2007 Almaty Central Stadium , Almaty , Kazakhstan  kazakhstan 2 -0 2-1 UEFA Euro 2008 qualifying
21 11 June 2008 Stade de Genève , Geneva , Switzerland  Czech Republic 2 -1 3-1 UEFA Euro 2008
22 11 February 2009 Estádio Algarve , Faro , Portugal  finland 1 -0 1-0 Friendly
23 21 June 2010 Cape Town , Cape Town , South Africa  North Korea 6 -0 7-0 2010 FIFA World Cup
24 8 October 2010 Estádio do Dragão, Porto, Portugal  denmark 3 -1 3-1 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying
25 12 October 2010 Laugardalsvöllur , Reykjavík , Iceland  iceland 1 -0 3-1 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying
26 9 February 2011 Stade de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland  argentina 1 -1 1-2 Friendly
27 10 August 2011 Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal  luxembourg 2 -0 5-0 Friendly
28 2 September 2011 GSP Stadium , Nicosia , Cyprus  cyprus 1 -0 4-0 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying
29 2 -0
30 11 October 2011 Parken Stadium , Copenhagen , Denmark  denmark 1 -2 1-2 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying
31 15 November 2011 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  Bosnia and Herzegovina 1 -0 6-2 UEFA Euro 2012 qualifying
32 3 -1
33 17 June 2012 Metalist Stadium , Kharkiv , Ukraine  Netherlands 1 -1 2-1 FIFA World Cup
34 2 -1
35 21 June 2012 National Stadium , Warsaw, Poland  Czech Republic 1 -0 1-0 FIFA World Cup
36 15 August 2012 Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal  Panama 2 -0 2-0 Friendly
37 7 September 2012 Josy Barthel Stadium, Luxembourg, Luxembourg  luxembourg 1 -1 2-1 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
38 6 February 2013 Estádio D. Afonso Henriques , Guimarães , Portugal  ecuador 1 -1 2-3 Friendly
39 10 June 2013 Stade de Genève, Geneva, Switzerland  croatia 1 -0 1-0 Friendly
40 14 August 2013 Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal  Netherlands 1 -1 1-1 Friendly
41 6 September 2013 Windsor Park , Belfast , Northern Ireland  Northern Ireland 2 -2 4-2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
42 3 -2
43 4 -2
44 15 November 2013 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  sweden 1 -0 1-0 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
45 19 November 2013 Friends Arena , Solna , Sweden  sweden 1 -0 3-2 2014 FIFA World Cup qualification
46 2 -2
47 3 -2
48 5 March 2014 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa, Leiria, Portugal  cameroon 1 -0 5-1 Friendly
49 5 -1
50 26 June 2014 Estádio Nacional Mané Garrincha , Brasília , Brazil  Ghana 2 -1 2-1 2014 FIFA World Cup
51 14 October 2014 Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark  denmark 1 -0 1-0 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying
52 14 November 2014 Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal  armenia 1 -0 1-0 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying
53 13 June 2015 Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium , Yerevan , Armenia  armenia 1 -1 3-2 UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying
54 2 -1
55 3 -1
56 29 March 2016 Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa, Leiria, Portugal  Belgium 2 -0 2-1 Friendly
57 8 June 2016 Estádio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal  estonia 1 -0 7-0 Friendly
58 3 -0
59 22 June 2016 Parc Olympique Lyonnais , Lyon , France  hungary 2 -2 3-3 UEFA Euro 2016
60 3 -3
61 6 July 2016 Parc Olympique Lyonnais, Lyon, France  Wales 1 -0 2-0 UEFA Euro 2016
62 7 October 2016 Estádio Municipal de Aveiro , Aveiro , Portugal  andorra 1 -0 6-0 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
63 2 -0
64 4 -0
65 5 -0
66 10 October 2016 Tórsvøllur , Tórshavn , Faroe Islands  Faroe Islands 4 -0 6-0 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
67 13 November 2016 Estádio Algarve, Faro, Portugal  latvia 1 -0 4-1 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
68 3 -1
69 25 March 2017 Estádio da Luz , Lisbon , Portugal  hungary 2 -0 3-0 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
70 3 -0
71 28 March 2017 Estádio do Marítimo , Funchal , Portugal  sweden 1 -0 2-3 Friendly
72 9 June 2017 Skonto Stadium, Riga, Latvia  latvia 1 -0 3-0 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification
73 2 -0
74 21 June 2017 Otkrytiye Arena , Moscow , Russia  russia 1 -0 1-0 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup
75 24 June 2017 Krestovsky Stadium , Saint Petersburg , Russia  New Zealand 1 -0 4-0 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup

Statistics

Updated to game played 28 June 2017.
Goals by year
year Caps Goals
2003 2 0
2004 16 7
2005 11 2
2006 14 6
2007 10 5
2008 8 1
2009 7 1
2010 11 3
2011 8 7
2012 13 5
2013 9 10
2014 9 5
2015 4 3
2016 13 13
2017 7 7
Total 143 75
Goals by competition
Competition Goals
Friendlies 15
UEFA Euro qualifying 20
UEFA Euro Finals 9
FIFA World Cup Qualification 26
FIFA World Cup Finals 3
FIFA Confederations Cup Finals 2
Total 75
Caps by competition
Competition Caps
Friendlies 44
UEFA Euro qualifying 27
UEFA Euro Finals 21
FIFA World Cup Qualification 34
FIFA World Cup Finals 13
FIFA Confederations Cup Finals 4
Total 143
Goals by opposition
Opposition Goals
 armenia 5
 latvia 5
 sweden 5
 hungary 4
 andorra 4
 estonia 4
 Netherlands 4
 russia 3
 Northern Ireland 3
 luxembourg 3
 denmark 3
 Belgium 3
 cameroon 2
 Czech Republic 2
 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2
 cyprus 2
 azerbaijan 2
 kazakhstan 2
 Saudi Arabia 2
 croatia 1
 iceland 1
 finland 1
 poland 1
 Iran 1
 Slovakia 1
 greece 1
 North Korea 1
 Panama 1
 ecuador 1
 Wales 1
 Ghana 1
 argentina 1
 Faroe Islands 1
 New Zealand 1
Total 75

See also

  • List of men’s soccer players with 50 or more international goals
  • List of footballers with 100 or more caps

References

  1. Jump up^ “Records come naturally to me, says Ronaldo . ESPN. 5 March 2014 . Retrieved 16 May 2014 .
  2. Jump up^ “European Championship’s all-time top scorers” . UEFA.com . Union of European Football Associations. 14 November 2014 . Retrieved 14 November 2014 .
  3. Jump up^ “Cristiano Ronaldo” . fpf.pt . Portuguese Football Federation. Archived from the original on 12 May 2014 . Retrieved 16 June2015 .

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