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Ronaldo moves past Platini as all-time leading scorer at Euros

  • Published at 11:58 pm June 15th, 2021
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Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo shoots a penalty kick and scores his team's second goal during the UEFA EURO 2020 Group F football match between Hungary and Portugal at the Puskas Arena in Budapest on Tuesday AFP

Ronaldo also holds the record for the most appearances at the Euros, having played in five editions of the competition now, and has played the most games

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo has scored a record 10th career goal at the European Championship finals after netting a penalty against Hungary in their Group F clash in Budapest on Tuesday, taking the outright lead on the scorers list ahead of Michel Platini.

Ronaldo also holds the record for the most appearances at the Euros, having played in five editions of the competition now, and has played the most games, with the match against Hungary being his 22nd since he made his debut in 2004.