Remember this? Ronaldo’s FIRST UCL goal

first_imgCristiano Ronaldo drew level with Lionel Messi and Raul’s European scoring record on Wednesday night, by bagging the opener for Real Madrid in their 2-0 last-16 victory over Schalke.It was his 58th in the Champions League for Real and his 73rd in the competition outright, but who can remember his first European goal?While Ronaldo may be the lean, mean scoring machine he is now, it took the Portuguese more than three seasons before he netted his first continental goal.That came in Manchester United’s memorable 7-1 humbling of Roma way back in the 2006/07 season – he eventually scored twice in that game – and from then on the European goals flowed.last_img

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