Match that, Messi! Ronaldo has hit 15 league objectives or more in 15 consecutive seasons
© Getty Images Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo unlocked a spectacular brand-new profession accomplishment when he netted late on in Juventus’ 3-1 win over Sassuolo on Sunday.
It suggested the Portugal forward became the only gamer to score at least 15 goals in each of the last 15 seasons in the top 5 European leagues.
Ronaldo initially struck double figures in a league season in 2006-07 when he was a Manchester United player, scoring 17 goals in 34 appearances.
Incredibly Ronaldo, who turns 36 next month, has actually not dropped listed below that tally in a full season since.
Ronaldo’s finest league season was the 2014-15 project at Real Madrid where he scored an amazing 48 objectives in 35 LaLiga games.
His excellent rival Lionel Messi has managed to reach 15 objectives in 12 consecutive seasons at Barcelona given that the 2008-09 project, and with 11 so far in LaLiga must make it 13 this year.
Ronaldo actually scored his first Serie A goals when Juve beat Sassuolo 2-1 in September 2018, and he has now scored 5 objectives versus them in five conferences in the competition following his objective on Sunday.
Ronaldo’s worth to Juventus is stressed by their record with and without the Portugal forward.
Juve’s win portion is 72.4 with him which drops down to 46.7 without him, with an average of 2.3 points per video game compared to 1.7.
The Bianconeri’s typical goals scored with Ronaldo on the team is 2.1 per game and falls to 1.5 when he is absent, and they are better defensively with him included too, yielding an average 0.9 goals versus 1.1 without him.