Cristiano Ronaldo breaks record for most European Championship appearances
Portuguese soccer giant, Cristiano Ronaldo has broken the record for the most European Championship appearances. The Real Madrid forward recorded this feat after he was named in the starting line-up for Portugal against Hungary.
The 31 year-old who made his 17th appearance in the tournament surpassed Edwin van der Sar and Lilian Thuram’s 16 appearances. In a new development, the 3-time Ballon D’or winner netted twice against Hungary, he has now become the first player to score in four EURO tournaments. He now has a total of 8 Euro goals.