Cristiano Ronaldo beats Messi to UCL record, scores against 33 different clubs

Cristiano Ronaldo beats Messi to UCL record, scores against 33 different clubs

- Cristiano Ronaldo on Tuesday night, October 1, scored his 128th Champions League goal

- The Portuguese star netted in Juventus' 3-0 win over visiting Bayer Leverkusen

- Ronaldo has now scored in 14 consecutive Champions League seasons in his career

- The Juventus star has now scored against the joint-most different teams (33) in Champions League as he equals Raul's record and go past Lionel Messi

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Portugal international Cristiano Ronaldo has added some feathers to his wings in the Champions League after scoring Juventus' third goal in their 3-0 win over Bayer Leverkusen.

Gonzalo Higuain and Federico Bernardeschi netted the first two goals for Juventus before Cristiano Ronaldo scored his goal in the 88th minute.

Cristiano Ronaldo's goal against Bayer Leverkusen is his 128th Champions League goal in his career in football.

The former Manchester United superstar has now scored in 14 consecutive Champions League seasons thereby equaling Raul and Messi’s record.

However, he has another record better than that of Messi as he goal also means he has now scored against the joint-most different teams (33) in Champions League as he equals Raul's record and go past his Argentine's rival.

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Ronaldo, who is five-time Ballon d'Or winner has also broken Iker Casillas’ record for most Champions League wins of all time.

Juventus' win over Bayer Leverkusen was Cristiano Ronaldo's 102nd in European competition.

Meanwhile, Juventus are now topping Group D in the 2019/20 Champions League with four points after two games.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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