It’s official! Cristiano Ronaldo Now Holds the Record Of All-Time Highest Goal Scorer For Both Club and Country.
Portuguese international and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has made another football history once again, as he becomes the all-time top goalscorer in football history after scoring for Juventus in their clash against Napoli.
The 35-year-old football star Cristiano surpassed Czech-Austrian striker Josef Bican‘s record of 759 official career goals to becomes the all-time highest goalscorer in football history.
The late Bican scored his 759 official career goals between 1931 and 1955, but Ronaldo’s 64th-minute efforts against Napoli in the Italian Super Cup Final made him rewrite history with his 760th-career goals for both clubs and country.
The 35-year-old reached the tally in 1040 appearances and his numbers are made up of 450 goals for Real Madrid, 118 for Manchester United, 102 for the Portugal national team, 85 for Juventus, and five for Sporting CP when he broke through as a youngster.
BREAKING: Cristiano Ronaldo just became the greatest goalscorer in the history of football, with his 760th professional career goal.
An incredible achievement.
Congratulations @Cristiano. pic.twitter.com/pmZAiOAgRB
— Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) January 20, 2021
The greatest goalscorer of all time.
— Amazon Prime Video Sport (@primevideosport) January 20, 2021
1. Cristiano Ronaldo—760
2. Josef Bican—759
CR7 now stands alone with the most official goals in the history of the game ⚽👑 pic.twitter.com/vPNDvJL6we
— FOX Soccer (@FOXSoccer) January 20, 2021
760 – Cristiano Ronaldo
759 – Josef Bican
757 – Pele
743 – Romario
719 – Lionel Messi
Cristiano Ronaldo beats Josef Bican’s all-time goals record 👏
He’s now 41 goals ahead of Lionel Messi 👀 pic.twitter.com/Sb426dnxW6
— talkSPORT (@talkSPORT) January 20, 2021