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4 top nations Cristiano Ronaldo never scored against

Cristiano Ronaldo is the all-time leading men's goalscorer at international level with 115 goals in 182 appearances.

The 36-year-old has scored goals goals against many teams he has faced across all competitions, but never managed to score some nations.

The Portuguese striker has scored 20 goals in 52 games in international friendlies; 36 goals in 43 World Cup qualification games; 31 goals in 35 UEFA Euro qualifying matches; 14 goals in 25 appearances in EURO; 7 goals in 17 games in FIFA World Cup matches; 5 goals in 6 games in UEFA Nations League and 2 in 4 appearances in the confederations cup for the Selecao.

In this article are the top four nations Ronaldo never managed to score despite being the international top scorer of all time.

1. Germany 

Cristiano has played Germany four times in his career. First on 07/08/2006, a 3-1 loss to Germany during the 2006 World Cup Third place play-off. Second, on 06/19/2008, a 3-2 loss at the Quarter-finals of Euro 2008. Then, a 1-0 loss to Germany in the EURO 2012 group stage match on 06/09/2012 and a 4-0 loss in the 2014 World Cup group game on 06/16/2014.

2. Brazil

Cristiano Ronaldo has faced the Samba boys of Brazil three times in his career. Firstly, in Portugal 2-0 victory over Brazil in international friendlies on 02/06/2007. Then, a 6-2 loss to Brazil in international friendlies on 11/20/2008 and finally, a 0-0 draw in FIFA World Cup finals in South Africa on 06/25/2010.

3. England

Cristiano Ronaldo has met England two times in his career. First on 06/24/2004, in a 8-7 win over England on penalties at the EURO 2004 Quarter-finals and finally, a 3-1 win on penalties at the 2006 World Cup Quarter-finals on 07/01/2006.

4. Italy

Ronaldo has face off Italy twice in his career both in international friendlies. Firstly, a 1-2 loss to Italy on 03/31/2004 and lastly, a 1-3 loss on 02/06/2008.

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