Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has recorded his 50th hat-trick for club and country after striking four times in 6-3 win over Girona on Sunday.
The 33-year-old opened the scoring with an 11th minute’s striker converting a Toni Kroos ball from 12 yards out with a cool one-time finish.
Cristiano Stuani pulled the visitors level before Ronaldo restored Madrid`s advantage in the 47th minutes, firing in home after Being slipped in by Karim Benzema.
It was Ronaldo`s 34th hat-trick in La Liga while he also has seven in the Champion League four in World Cup qualifying two in the Copa del Rey, and one apiece In the Champion League, four in World Cup qualifying, two in the Copa del Rey and one in the Premier League, the Club World Cup and European Championship Qualifying.
Ronaldo has nine four-goal performance in his career, including two five-goal outings.
The five-time Ballon d'Or winner has 34 goals in all competitions this season, with 22 coming in La Liga.
Madrid sits third in La Liga, 15 points behind rivals Barcelona.
They resume league play against Las Palmas after the international break before traveling to face Juventus three days later in the first leg of a Champions League quarterfinal tie.