760 – Cristiano Ronaldo
759 – Josef Bican
757 – Pele
743 – Romario
719 – Lionel Messi
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Cristiano Ronaldo’s unbelievable behavior of breaking information even on the fag finish of his career continues to shock his doubters because the five-time Champions League winner turned all-time greatest high scorer along with his 760th career goal throughout Supercoppa Italia remaining towards Napoli on Wednesday.
He surpassed Czech legend Josef Bican’s record of 759 targets.
The day additionally added one other trophy to Ronaldo’s glittering career because the Previous Woman received the ultimate 2-20 with Alvaro Morata scoring a late goal.
Napoli missed the possibility to take the match to additional time when captain Lorenzo Insigne missed a late penalty and Álvaro Morata sealed the end result with the final kick of the sport.
“It’s a really glad second and lifting my first trophy as a coach makes it even higher,” Juventus coach Andrea Pirlo mentioned.
It was Juve’s ninth Tremendous Cup title, taking it two above AC Milan, which is the workforce with the second most victories within the competitors.
The match showcasing the Serie A and Italian Cup champions is often considered little greater than a pleasant. It used to be the standard season curtain-raiser in August however has been performed in December or January a number of occasions over the previous few seasons.
Juventus got here into the match with Pirlo below growing stress, particularly after a 2-0 loss to title rival Inter Milan on Sunday.
“It was a tricky sport and the pitch was troublesome, however the workforce stayed targeted and we’ve received an essential trophy which is able to give us a confidence enhance,” Ronaldo mentioned. “Now we should use that to win our upcoming fixtures. As for the league, it’ll be a troublesome race, however we’ll be in it.”
It was a cagey match, with few real scoring alternatives, however Juventus ultimately broke the impasse within the sixty fourth minute.
A Juventus nook took a few ricochets earlier than touchdown within the path of Ronaldo, who didn’t miss from shut vary.
Napoli had the possibility to degree 10 minutes from time however Insigne fired his penalty large of the left publish after Dries Mertens had been tripped by Weston McKennie.
Juventus goalkeeper Wojciech Szczęsny did effectively to parry an effort from Piotr Zieliński seconds earlier than Morata completed off a counterattack to safe Pirlo’s first trophy in cost.
(With inputs from AP).