Ronaldo Creates History, Becomes All-Time Top Scorer In Europe’s 5 Biggest Leagues - 4 years ago
Real Madrid super star, Cristiano Ronaldo has created history as he became the all-time top scorer in the five biggest leagues in Europe. He created the history after netting for Real Madrid within 10 minutes against Celta Vigo on Wednesday. The strike moved him past Jimmy Greaves as he created yet another personal milestone. The Portuguese captain scored his 367th league goal to take him past former England international Jimmy Greaves. Ronaldo got a pass from Isco on the edge of the area before rifling a left-footed shot inside the post. Audu Maikori sues El-Rufai for N10billion Recall that at the weekend, Ronaldo’s first goal against Sevilla took him to 400 goals for Madrid and his second in that game drew him level with Greaves on the all-time list for league goals. The goal against Celta is his 283rd in the league for Madrid, having also scored 84 times in the Premier League for Manchester United. Barcelona’s Lionel Messi is lurking behind on the list of players still active with 346 league goals since his 2004 debut. Also Manchester United’s Zlatan Ibrahimovic is the next active player on the list with 268 goals putting him at 11th. Obasanjo vows to resist coup in Cote d’Ivoire, other Africa countries Ibrahimovic has scored in England, Spain, Italy and France to become the only player in the top 20 to score in three or more leagues.