Real Madrid and Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo has been always criticised for scoring penalties. The footballer finally speaks up about being called Penaldo. Ronaldo was the man of the match in Real Madrid’s last huge victory over Malmo at Santiago Bernabeu. The Portuguese bagged four goals in last group stage game of Champions League 2015–16 without a single goal from penalty spot. He has rejected the nickname given to him by some of his detractors. Not via penalty, Ronaldo scored first goal vs Malmo via free kick that gave Real Madrid defensive lead. Read what Ronaldo said about his nickname given by haters.
Cristiano Ronaldo: Not All My Goals Are Penalties
Ronaldo told to reporters “You have to look at the statistics. How many goals have I scored for Real Madrid? And they are not all penalties.”
“I will score as many as I can, 600–700 as many as I can. They will all be there for people to see. And anyone who wants to can go to YouTube to see all the goals I have scored.”
Cristiano Ronaldo became the first player to score eleven goals in group stage games of UEFA Champions League. The player recently became the all time top goal scorer of Real Madrid after shutting down Raul’s record.
The Real Madrid winger netted four goals in Madrid’s 8–0 win over Malmo in the Champions League at the home ground of club. Real Madrid bad already qualified for the round of 16 before game against Malmo. They will get their new rivals on 14th of December after round of 16 draw.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. will face Villarreal on 14th of December 2015 in La Liga match. They are currently in 3rd place in Liga BBVA 2015–16 standings.