Cristiano Ronaldo equals Schweinsteiger record

Cristiano Ronaldo total to his list of personal annals on Saturday when he started Portugal’s FIFA World Cup turn of 16 detriment opposite Uruguay.

That was Ronaldo’s 38th coming in UEFA EURO and World Cup final tournaments combined, equalling Bastian Schweinsteiger’s mark. The Portugal brazen has now played in 17 World Cup matches in further to his EURO record total of 21; Schweinsteiger’s particular numbers are 18 and 20.

Meanwhile, with 16 goals opposite all final tournaments (including a joint-record 9 in EUROs), Ronaldo ends Russia 2018 3 adrift of Miroslav Klose’s record of 19, all though 3 of that were in World Cups. Ronaldo is already a heading European goalscorer in all foe matches including qualifiers with 66, 7 behind Ali Daei’s universe record of 73 for Iran.

Ronaldo: my Portugal story

Ronaldo: my Portugal story

Final contest coming records

Most appearances in EURO World Cup final tournaments combined
38: Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal), Bastian Schweinsteiger (Germany)
37: Miroslav Klose (Germany)
36: Paolo Maldini (Italy), Lothar Matthäus (West Germany/Germany)
34: Philipp Lahm (Germany)
32: Lilian Thuram (France)
31: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy), Iker Casillas (Spain), Sergio Ramos (Spain)*
30: Jürgen Klinsmann (West Germany/Germany)
29: Andrés Iniesta (Spain)*

Most appearances in EURO final tournaments
Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
18: Bastian Schweinsteiger (Germany)
17: Gianluigi Buffon (Italy)
16: Cesc Fàbregas (Spain), Andrés Iniesta (Spain), Lilian Thuram (France), Edwin outpost der Sar (Netherlands)
15: Nani (Portugal), Pepe (Portugal), João Moutinho (Portugal), Sergio Ramos (Spain), David Silva (Spain)

Most appearances in World Cup final tournaments
25: Lothar Matthäus (West Germany/Germany)
24: Miroslav Klose (Germany)
23: Paolo Maldini (Italy)
21: Diego Maradona (Argentina), Uwe Seeler (West Germany), Władysław Żmuda (Poland)
20: Cafu (Brazil), Philipp Lahm (Germany), Grzegroz Lato (Poland), Javier Mascherano (Argentina), Bastian Schweinsteiger (Germany)

Final contest goalscoring records

Most goals in EURO World Cup final tournaments combined
19: Miroslav Klose (Germany)
18: Gerd Müller (West Germany)
16: Jürgen Klinsmann (West Germany/Germany), Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
13: David Villa (Spain)

Most goals in EURO final tournaments
Michel Platini (France), Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
Alan Shearer (England)
Antoine Griezmann (France), Nuno Gomes (Portugal), Thierry Henry (France), Zlatan Ibrahimović (Sweden), Patrick Kluivert (Netherlands), Wayne Rooney (England), Ruud outpost Nistelrooy (Netherlands)

Most goals in World Cup final tournaments
16: Miroslav Klose (Germany)
15: Ronaldo (Brazil)
14: Gerd Müller (West Germany)
13: Just Fontaine (France)
12: Pelé (Brazil)

*still concerned in 2018 finals

figures after games on 30 June

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