Portuguese footballer of the English “Manchester United” Cristiano Ronaldo repeated the record for the number of matches in the Champions League.
On Tuesday, the 36-year-old striker came out on the field in the starting lineup in the guest match of the first round of the group stage against the Swiss “Young Boys”, this game became for him in the Champions League 177th. Ronaldo opened an account at the 13th minute, scoring his 135th goal in the tournament. According to this indicator, it is the sole record holder.
In the number of matches held in the main European tournament, he was equalized by the former goalkeeper of the Spanish “Real” and the Portuguese “Porto” Iker Casillas.