Cristiano Ronaldo's hat-trick against Espanyol Makes it 39 times that the Portugal captain have scored three or more goals in a match, 35 times for Real Madrid and 4 times for Manchester United.
Ronaldo with his recent Golden Boot
The Real Madrid top all-time goalscorer has scored three or more goals in 29 La Liga fixtures, registering hat-tricks in 24 of these, plus 3 four-goal hauls and 2 games in which he has netted five times. In 4 Champions League clashes Ronaldo has scored three or more times (with three trebles and one four-goal haul). Finally, in the Copa del Rey, Ronaldo has registered hat-tricks in two games.
Cristiano Ronaldo is also the top hat-trick scorers in the history of La Liga, a record he achieved in a record appearance; the former ballon d'Or winner have scored 29 hat-tricks in La Liga in his 222 appearance in the League while his closest challenger, Lionel Messi has done so on 25 occassion even though he has played more la liga matches than CR7 (331)
LA LIGA TOP HAT-TRICK SCORERS 1. Cristiano Ronaldo: 29 (222 apps) 2. Messi: 25 (331 apps) 3. Zarra: 22 (278 apps)