In a thrilling Arab Club Champions Cup game at the King Fahd International Stadium in Riyadh on Tuesday, Cristiano Ronaldo led his team Al Nassr to a resounding 4-1 victory over US Monastir.
The victory was significant for Ronaldo as he set yet another goal-scoring record further solidifying his status as one of the greatest footballers of all time
Record Breaking Header Ronaldo started the comeback for Al Nassr with a clinical header in the 74th minute scoring his 145th headed goal.
This achievement now makes him the highest ever goalscorer in football when it comes to headers surpassing Gerd Muller s previous tally of 144 goals.
Ronaldo s ability to dominate in the aerial battle has been a defining aspect of his game throughout his career.
According to a report by Sportstar thehindu com, Ronaldo’s record breaking strike sent the stadium into a frenzy highlighting the remarkable impact he continues to have on the sport.
This victory against US Monastir was not only significant for Ronaldo but also for Al Nassr as it marked their first win in the Arab Club Champions Cup this season.
After a goalless draw against Al Shabab in the previous match Al Nassr came into this game determined to secure a positive result.