Euro 2020: Cristiano Ronaldo Wins Golden Boot


Wembley: Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo won the Euro 2020 Golden Boot after finishing as the top-scorer in the tournament, in which Italy beat England in the final.

Despite playing just four games, Ronaldo clinched the top honours as he scored five goals.

Czech Republic’s Patrik Schick also ended the tournament with five goals but the award went to Ronaldo via the tie-breaker of assists. Schick registered none while Ronaldo registered one.

In third place, it was France’s Karim Benzema with four goals. Emil Forsberg of Sweden and Belgium’s Romelu Lukaku also finished with four goals apiece.

Juventus striker Ronaldo opened his account at Euro 2020 with two late goals in the 3-0 win against Hungary, taking his all-time Euro Cup finals tally to a new record of 11.

He added one more to his total with the opening goal of the 4-2 loss to Germany on Matchday 2 and then struck twice from the penalty spot in the 2-2 draw with France on Matchday 3.

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