Euro 2024

Two new records were broken by Ronaldo and Pepe

Cristiano Ronaldo

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In the Turkey-Portugal match, which the Portuguese won 3:0 and ensured advancement to the knockout stage, two new records were broken. 

Cristiano Ronaldo, one of the best strikers in the history of football, did not score but recorded an assist in the deep victory. 

In the 56th minute, Ronaldo assisted Bruno Fernandes, who made it 3:0. 

With this assist, Ronaldo tops the list of best assists in the European Championships, with eight in total. 

He is also the best scorer in Europe with 14 goals in total. 

The other record to be broken on Saturday was by Portugal centre-back Pepe. 

Pepe continued the record as the oldest player to appear in the final European tournament, at 41 years and 117 days.

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