Cristiano Ronaldo nets hat-trick as Portugal thrash Luxembourg – World Cup Qualifiers round-up

Written by on October 13, 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo broke another record in his game for Portugal against Luxembourg. He scored a hat-trick in a game against the opposition in the FIFA World Cup qualifying game on Tuesday.

He has also scored 8 goals against Luxembourg, which is the highest number of goals he has scored against any country.


The Manchester United forward man was on nine hat-tricks going into the game, which were against Northern Ireland, followed by Sweden, Armenia, Andorra, Faroe Islands, Spain, Switzerland, Lithuania.

But the man who broke Iranian Ali’s Daei’s in men’s international football last month pulled further away when he completed his hat trick three minutes from time.


Ronaldo is now the All-time leader in Men’s International hat-tricks. The Portuguese have now scored 115 international goals, the highest scored by any player, 58 career hat-tricks.



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