Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo claims new goals record

Dec 08, 2017, 10:37 IST | AFP

Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score in all six Champions League group-stage matches in a season on Wednesday with a first-half strike for Real Madrid against Borussia Dortmund

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Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score in all six Champions League group-stage matches in a season on Wednesday with a first-half strike for Real Madrid against Borussia Dortmund.

Reals Cristiano Ronaldo Pic/Getty Images
Cristiano Ronaldo Pic/Getty Images

The Portuguese effort drew the forward level with his Barcelona rival Lionel Messi on 60 group-stage goals in total. It was his ninth this season. Real, bidding for a third straight Champions League title, qualified for the last 16 from Group H as runners-up to Tottenham Hotspur.

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