Never satiated, the Commander of Real Madrid covets a dish he loves: a scoring record. This time he will tackle the grand review of Jimmy Greaves.
Although diminished by age and illness, Jimmy Greaves, 76, will remain without question one of English football legends . To make it even shorter, the history of English football was written with Jimmy. This former “striker” Chelsea and Tottenham still holds the record for goals in the Premier League with 357 units, and total achievements in England amounted to 366 pieces the way to the 3rd position of the best growers of the five major European leagues (Spain Germany, England, Italy and France, in that order). And it is precisely that position that Cristiano Ronaldo can steal the Londoner . In the deepest respect for elders.
Already the owner of 354 league goals (84 with Manchester United and 270 under the shirt of Real Madrid), CR7 has 12 celebrations to do before reaching the podium . However, it will be difficult to pick the heights of the prestigious ranking, dominated by a German that needs no introduction: Uwe Seeler (404 goals, Hamburg SV between 1953 and 1972). Cristiano Ronaldo has therefore yet long seasons ahead of him to try to carve his name on other pages of the ledger football. Discover also marks the most in the Clasicos between Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo! What do you think of this new possible record for Cristiano Ronaldo?