Video Pick: Ronaldo surpasses Pele

Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat trick, which included a superb side-volley, in Portugal's 5-1 rout of the Faroe Islands gives him 14 goals in this qualifying campaign and upped his total international goal tally to 78, one more than Pele achieved on 1957-71.

Ronaldo scored his 78 in 144 games while Pele hit 77 in just 92 appearances for Brazil.

All-TIME NATIONAL TEAM SCORERS
109 Ali Daei (Iran)
84 Ferenc Puskas (Hungary)
80 Kunishige Kamamoto (Japan)
79 Godfrey Chitalu (Zambia)
78 Cristiano Ronaldo (Portugal)
78 Hussein Saeed (Iraq)
77 Pele (Brazil)

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