Euro 2024: Cristiano Ronaldo just made history

Euro 2024 golden boot contenders Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal during the International Friendly match between Portugal and Republic of Ireland at Estadio Municipal de Aveiro on June 11, 2024 in Aveiro, Portugal. (Photo by Gualter Fatia/Getty Images)
Cristiano Ronaldo has set yet another new record (Image credit: Getty Images)

Cristiano Ronaldo has re-established his lead as the player who has appeared at the most Euros of any player in history.

The Portugal legend was named in the starting lineup for his country’s Group F clash with the Czech Republic on Tuesday evening, marking this the sixth separate European Championships he has played a part in.

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Steven Chicken

Steven Chicken has been working as a football writer since 2009, taking in stints with Football365 and the Huddersfield Examiner. Steven still covers Huddersfield Town home and away for his own publication, Steven is a two-time nominee for Regional Journalist of the Year at the prestigious British Sports Journalism Awards, making the shortlist in 2020 and 2023.