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Ronaldo Smashes Euro Record With Latest Award

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo smashed a UEFA European Championship record after clinching the latest tournament's Golden Boot this past week.

Click through the gallery above to see the top five oldest Golden Boot winners at European Championships.

A Selecao were unable to defend the title they lifted in 2016 after falling to beat Belgium in the round of 16 of this year's showpiece.

Despite Portugal's early exit, the five-time Ballon d'Or winner walked away with the Golden Boot after scoring five goals in four appearances.

Ronaldo was tied on five goals with Czech Republic star Patrick Schick, but won the tie-breaker due to the having an assist to his name, as per The Sun.

In doing so, Ronaldo became the oldest player to finish a European Championship campaign as the top scorer at the age of 36, shattering Michel Platini's record when he won the Golden Boot in 1984 at 29 years old.

Two-time European champion Fernandes Torres completes the top three after he won the Golden Boot in the 2012 edition, while FC Barcelona and France forward Antoine comes in at fifth after his impressive campaign in 2016 at the age of 25.

Click through the gallery below to see the Euro 2020 Team of the Tournament: 

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