Of course, Cristiano Ronaldo is still far from the record of goals of Lionel Messi in La Liga (371), but he comes close to his breathtaking performance in the Champions League two years ago.
At the 2011-2012 edition of the Champions League, Lionel Messi did not raise the cup to the big ears. But in the course of the European competition, won by Chelsea at the end of the suspense against Bayern Munich (1-1, 4 to 3 T.A. B), the quadruple gold ball splashed every Barca game by its talent. He scored 14 goals, a record. Yesterday, Cristiano Ronaldo was close to equal this performance.
Victorious from Schalke 04 at the Bernabeu (3-1), the Merengue brought to 13 its number of goals in exercise 2014 of this C1. It is only one point of the record of its rival Barca. Qualified for the quarterfinals, CR7 will have the opportunity to prove that he has the same stature as Leo in the most followed football competition behind the World Cup. On the other hand, we will have to wait for the draw to know the future adversary of the White House.