• Cristiano Ronaldo will go down in history as one of the greatest footballers of all-time

  • The five-time Ballon d’Or winner has scored goals for fun throughout his career

  • At the time of writing, Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 813 career goals


A true legend of the sport, Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the most prolific footballers to play the game.

As of May 5th 2022, Ronaldo has scored 813 goals for club and country – enough for him to go down in the history books as one of the greatest strikers of all-time.

CR7 has dominated the European football landscape for almost two decades, carrying the likes of Manchester United, Real Madrid and Juventus to countless trophies.

Cristiano Ronaldo Goals Records:

Featuring in sports betting odds since bursting onto the scene in 2003, Ronaldo is showing no sign of slowing down and he is the third top scorer in the Premier League this season.

Ronaldo will be sorely missed when he retires but we could see CR7 goal celebrations for many years to come. After all, he is still able to perform week in week out…

Here, we look at Cristiano Ronaldo goals records, statistics and highlights. What are the best Ronaldo goals? Which team has Ronaldo scored the most goals against?

We attempt to answer some of the top questions regarding CR7 goals and his unrivalled ability to defy Premier League predictions and age to get his name on the scoresheet.

How Many Goals Has Ronaldo Scored?

As of May 10th 2022, Ronaldo has scored 813 goals for club and country – excluding club friendly matches.

At club level alone, Ronaldo has bagged 698 goals and 198 assists in 933 appearances – an astonishing feat to say the least.

One of the most prolific goal scorers in the history of football, Ronaldo continues to roll back the years as he performs at a world class level week in, week out.

Ronaldo Real Madrid


Ronaldo’s return to Man United sparked a major shift in Premier League odds but things haven’t exactly gone to plan for the Red Devils.

Despite their shortcomings in 2021/22, Ronaldo’s goals tally remains high with only Mohamed Salah (22) and Son Heung-Min (20) ahead of the Portuguese in the Golden Boot race.

Ronaldo’s immediate future is up in the air. Wherever he plays next season, one thing is for sure – Cristiano Ronaldo will score goals.

Cristiano Ronaldo Champions League Goals

The Champions League is Cristiano Ronaldo’s playground. With 140 goals on his resumé, the Portugal legend is some way clear of Lionel Messi in second place with 125 goals.

Ronaldo has a special affinity with the Champions League – he has always managed to hit new heights in Europe’s elite club competition.

With five Champions League winner medals to his name, Ronaldo is entitled to be high on the list of top goal scorers for the tournament but his tally is unlikely to be eclipsed.

Here, we provide a Ronaldo Champions League goals by season breakdown – how much longer can he keep putting on a show on Europe’s biggest stage of all?

  • 2004/05 – 2 goals

  • 2005/06 – 1 goal

  • 2006/07 – 3 goals

  • 2007/08 – 8 goals

  • 2008/09 – 4 goals

  • 2009/10 – 7 goals

  • 2010/11 – 6 goals

  • 2011/12 – 10 goals

  • 2012/13 – 12 goals

  • 2013/14 – 17 goals

  • 2014/15 – 10 goals

  • 2015/16 – 16 goals

  • 2016/17 – 12 goals

  • 2017/18 – 15 goals

  • 2018/19 – 6 goals

  • 2019/20 – 4 goals

  • 2020/21 – 4 goals

  • 2021/22 – 6 goals

Ronaldo Goals By Team

Unlike others, Cristiano Ronaldo has managed to succeed in almost every major European league – thriving in England, Spain, Italy and Portugal.

Ronaldo burst onto the scene at Sporting Lisbon and his professional career has been on an upward trajectory ever since.

CR7 goals Juve

He is adored in Manchester, Madrid, Turin and of course Lisbon but Ronaldo’s goals had an impact on the entire football world. His Premier League stats alone make for extraordinary reading.

He has been a huge hit throughout his career but which club has Ronaldo scored the most goals for? Here, we take a closer look at the CR7 goals breakdown by team.

  • Sporting Lisbon – 5 goals in 31 games (4 assists)

  • Manchester United – 142 goals in 330 games (56 assists)

  • Real Madrid – 450 goals in 438 games (119 assists)

  • Juventus – 101 goals in 134 games (19 assists)

CR7 Goals For Portugal

Now the most capped player in Portuguese history, Cristiano Ronaldo has made a grand total of 186 appearances for the Portugal national team.

He continues to score goals for fun, even at the age of 37. In fact, Ronaldo has now scored 115 goals for Portugal – some 74 more than the legendary Eusebio.

The 2022 World Cup in Qatar will be Ronaldo’s last chance to lift the Jules Rimet trophy but – whatever happens this winter – he has still enjoyed one of the great international careers.

How many goals has Cristiano Ronaldo scored for Portugal? As of May 5th 2022, CR7 has scored 115 international goals for Portugal.

Cristiano Ronaldo League Goals By Season

When you look at Ronaldo’s goals each season, his tally becomes even more incredible. This breakdown gives readers the chance to see CR7 goal records throughout his club career.

Many believed that Ronaldo would take United back to the top of Premier League winner betting odds. That hasn’t been the case but his goal ratio is incredible given his age and the team’s failings.

Ronaldo CR7


Here, we’ve produced a season-by-season record of Ronaldo goals, starting with his early tenure at Sporting Lisbon right up to the present day.

It is important to note that these Cristiano Ronaldo goal statistics relate purely to league goals, so his Champions League goals and domestic cup goals are excluded from the tally.

Ronaldo Sporting Lisbon goals:

  • 2002/03 – 3 goals

Ronaldo Manchester United goals:

  • 2003/04 – 4 goals

  • 2004/05 – 5 goals

  • 2005/06 – 9 goals

  • 2006/07 – 17 goals

  • 2007/08 – 31 goals

  • 2008/09 – 18 goals

Ronaldo Real Madrid goals:

  • 2009/10 – 26 goals

  • 2010/11 – 40 goals

  • 2011/12 – 46 goals

  • 2012/13 – 34 goals

  • 2013/14 – 31 goals

  • 2014/15 – 48 goals

  • 2015/16 – 35 goals

  • 2016/17 – 25 goals

  • 2017/18 – 26 goals

Ronaldo Juventus goals:

  • 2018/19 – 21 goals

  • 2019/20 – 31 goals

  • 2020/21 – 29 goals

Ronaldo Man United goals:

  • 2021/22 – 18 goals

*Credit for all of the photos in this article belongs to AP Photo*

 

FIRST PUBLISHED: 9th May 2022

About the Author
By
Alex McMahon Sport

Alex is a sports betting tipster, specialising in Premier League football, the Champions League and horse racing.

He loves placing a weekly accumulator on the football at the weekend and dreams of landing the big winner that will take him back to Las Vegas.

As well as writing sports betting tips for 888sport since 2015, Alex has produced content for several international media companies, such as Goal.com and The SPORTBible.