Cristiano Ronaldo had been very criticized these weeks because of the bad results Los Blancos had in the last games. Real Madrid didn’t win in the last four matches and the supporters are not used to these results. The Portuguese striker has only scored 1 goal in the seven games of La Liga so far. With his national team, Cristiano Ronaldo scored four goals in the victory of Portugal in the qualifying group for the World Cup against Andorra.
The BBC had not started vey well this year and it’s reflected in the statistics of the three attackers. Cristiano missed the beginning of the season because of the injury he suffered in the final of the Euro held in France. With Benzema and Cristiano’s injuries, Bale had been the reference in the attacking line for Los Blancos with Asensio and Morata. When Benzema and Cristiano were ready to join the team everybody thought we will see a better version of Real Madrid, but it didn’t happen.
The Portuguese striker is starting to improve after his injury and the game he played with his national team can give him a lot of confidence to continue scoring goals. The match against Andorra, his first match with the national team after lifting the Euro trophy, was a propitious stage for a good performance, and Real Madrid star did not disappointed his Portuguese supporters scoring his first poker with the shirt of Portugal.
It’s the 40th time Cristiano has scored three or more goals in a match. With Real Madrid he has achieved 31 times a hat-trick, 3 with Portugal and one with Manchester United. With the four goals on Friday against Andorra, Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 65 goals with Portugal and he will try to beat the record of Klose scoring more than 71 goals with a national team.