Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 700th club goal after coming off the bench. To put Manchester United ahead against Everton on Sunday.
The five-time Ballon d’Or winner had been on the bench for the most of Erik ten Hag’s stint as United manager. But came on at the half-hour mark to replace the injured Anthony Martial.
Ronaldo scored his first Premier League goal of the season. After latching onto Casemiro’s ball and hitting low past Jordan Pickford to make it 2-1 to the visitors.
That goal brought the 37-year-total old’s in two periods at United to 144.
Real Madrid’s all-time leading scorer with 450 goals for the Spanish giants. As well as 101 for Juventus and five for Sporting Lisbon.
With 117 goals at the international level, Portugal’s captain also holds the record.
Cristiano Ronaldo sets yet another astounding milestone by scoring his 700th club goal.
Cristiano Ronaldo scored the game-winning goal as Manchester United defeated Everton at Goodison Park.
It was also Ronaldo’s 144th goal in the red shirt of Manchester United throughout two periods at the club.
In his illustrious career, the Portuguese attacker has also scored five goals for Sporting Lisbon. 101 for Juventus, and 450 for Real Madrid.
According to FIFA statistics, the only person to have scored more club goals than Ronaldo is Austrian-Czech footballer Josef Bican. Although Bican lost out earlier this year to the Portuguese great in all-time career goals. With Ronaldo’s total for Portugal pushing him far above 800.
What is Ronaldo net worth?
According to WealthyGorilla, the Ballon d’Or winner has a reported net worth of $500 million as of August 2022. His salary is allegedly in the area of $125 million, and according to Forbes. The five-time FIFA Player of the Year will become the first active team-sport athlete to earn more than $1 billion in lifetime earnings in 2020. While football has provided the majority of Ronaldo’s money. He has also gotten revenue via endorsements with MTG, Nike, and Unilever