The hart-trick gave the 2017 Ballon d’Or winner a half-century of three goal performances in all competitions over the course of his career, with 44 for Madrid, 5 for Portugal and 1 for Manchester United.
The Portuguese superstar has now netted 22 times in the league this season, trailing Lionel Messi by just 3 goals. The Real Madrid star leapfrogged Luiz Suarez on the top scorers list
The majority of Ronaldo’s goals have come in the past two and a half months after his slow start to the season. In-fact in 2018, Ronaldo has more league goals (18) than Arsenal (15), Man Utd (15) and Chelsea (12).