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Ronaldo Now Just 7 Goals Short Of World Record

Cristiano Ronaldo is now just seven goals shy of Ali Daei's world record for the most strikes in international football.

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The Portugal captain found the back of the net in a friendly against Andorra that saw him reach on overall tally of 102 goals.

The 35-year-old became the first European footballer to net more than 100 times for his national team during the September international break when he scored a brace against Sweden.

He failed to add to his tally during the most recent international break after featuring in 0-0 draws against Spain and France before being sent home following a positive COVID-19 test.

However, he has now closed in further on Daei's world record with his goal in Portugal's friendly against Andorra on Wednesday.

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Daei scored 109 times in 149 appearances for Iran, while Ronaldo now sits on 102 goals in 168 matches for A Selecao.

He will be able to add to his tally in his national team's upcoming UEFA Nations League games against France and Croatia during this international break.

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