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European Championships: Cristiano Ronaldo ties all-time goal record

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo equaled Michel Platini's European Championship goal record on July 6, 2016, becoming the tournament's joint-highest scorer of all time. Take a look at his Euro stats and other great players from past Euro competitions.

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Played in Euro 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 

Matches played: 20 

Goals scored: 9 

He scored his ninth goal against Wales during the 2016 semi-finals, leading his team to the finals, to be held on July 10, 2016.

Michel Platini, France

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Played in Euro 1984

Matches played: 5

Goals scored: 9

Scored an astonishing nine times in the same year, which included two hat tricks.

Wayne Rooney, England 

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Played in Euro 2004, 2012, 2016 

Matches played: 10 

Goals scored: 6 

In 2004, at the age of 19, he became the youngest player to score in the competition.

Savo Milošević, Yugoslavia 

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Played in Euro 2000

Matches played: 3

Goals scored: 5

Winner of the Golden Boot for being the joint top scorer at Euro 2000 with five goals.

Nuno Gomes, Portugal

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Played in Euro 2000, 2004, 2008

Matches played: 14

Goals scored: 6

Scored his first international goal against England in Euro 2000.

Thierry Henry, France

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Played in Euro 2000, 2004, 2008

Matches played: 11

Goals scored: 6

Lead his team to victory at Euro 2000. Henry scored three goals in that year’s tournament.

Zlatan Ibrahimović, Sweden

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Played in Euro 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 

Matches played: 13

Goals scored: 6

Has scored two goals in each of his three European Championship tournaments.

Patrick Kluivert, Netherlands

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Played in Euro 1996, 2000, 2004

Matches played: 9

Goals scored: 6

Scored five goals at Euro 2000, tying with Savo Milošević, to share the Golden Boot.

Ruud van Nistelrooy, Netherlands

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Played in Euro 2004, 2008

Matches played: 8

Goals scored: 6

Scored a goal in each of his first three matches at Euro 2004.

Alan Shearer, England

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Played in Euro 1992, 1996, 2000

Matches played: 9

Goals scored: 7

Winner of Golden Boot at Euro 1996, scoring five goals.

Marco van Basten, Netherlands

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Played in Euro 1988

Matches played: 5

Goals scored: 5

van Basten’s goal in the final against the Soviet Union is regarded as one of the most spectacular goals in football history.

Gerd Müller, West Germany

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Played in Euro 1972

Matches played: 2

Goals scored: 4

Scored two goals against Soviet Union in the final.

Iker Casillas, Spain

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Played in Euro 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 

Matches played: 15

Led his team to victory at Euro 2008 and 2012. Casillas set a record for not conceding a goals in 509 consecutive minutes at Euro 2012.

David Villa, Spain

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Played in Euro 2008

Matches played: 6

Goals scored: 4

Villa was the top scorer in Euro 2008. Even though he scored seven goals in the Euro 2012 qualifiers, he missed on the finals due to injury.

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