Cristiano Ronaldo set another record on Tuesday with a hat-trick against Luxembourg (5-0).

The milestone of eight hundred hits is also getting closer for the 36-year-old Portuguese, who remains hungry for success.

"Another victory, another step closer to our goal. It was a historic night for the Portuguese colors," Ronaldo wrote on Instagram after the game in Faro.

Ronaldo made his tenth international hat-trick against Luxembourg, making him the international record holder.

During the previous international period, Ronaldo already broke the record of Iranian Ali Daei, who scored 109 goals for his country.

The Portuguese star now has 115 goals.

Adding in the goals for his club, Ronaldo has scored 795 times.

With that, the milestone of 800 goals is in sight.

Cristiano Ronaldo's 795 goals

  • Sporting CP: 5

  • Manchester United: 123

  • Real Madrid: 451

  • Juventus: 101

  • Portugal: 115

Portugal competes with Serbia for World Cup ticket

"I promised that I would always look for more and more," said Ronaldo.

"It is in my DNA to never be satisfied, just like it is in the DNA of the team."

"Everything becomes easier when we play in a full stadium at home," Ronaldo said to thank the supporters.

"We will always keep fighting to achieve the maximum."

Portugal competes with Serbia for a direct World Cup ticket.

On November 14, the countries will face each other in Portugal in the last group match.

Standings in group A

  • 1. Serbia: 7-17 (16-8)

  • 2. Portugal: 6-16 (16-4)

  • 3. Luxembourg: 6-6 (6-5)

  • 4. Ireland: 6-5 (8-8)

  • 5. Azerbaijan: 7-1 (4-15)

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