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OFFICIAL: Ronaldo Sets Two New Records In Man Utd Win Over Villarreal In The Champions League

Manchester United are back to winning ways as they defeated Spanish La Liga side Villarreal in the Estadio de la Ceramica UEFA Champions League at the on Tuesday night.

Goals from summers signings Cristiano Ronaldo and Jadon Sancho in the second half have Manchester United the deserved win over the Spanish La Liga side..

The Portuguese international keeps his impressive run in the elite European club competition. The former Real Madrid’s stars goal against the Yellow Submarines sets two new record in the competition.

According to Opta stats; “Cristiano Ronaldo’s strike against Villarreal was the third time he has scored a match-winning goal in the final 15 minutes of a Champions League match this season – the most by a player in a single season in the competition (excluding extra-time).”

Ronaldo is also the first player to score in each of an English club’s first five matches in the Champions League.

Opta stats: “Cristiano Ronaldo is the first ever player to score in each of an English club’s first five matches of a single European Cup/Champions League season (excluding qualifiers).”

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