Inter Milan star Icardi has outscore Ronaldo at 25 - FCNaija

Serie A By: Ikponmwosa Umweni | 20/03/2018

Inter Milan striker Mauro Icardi has outscored Real Madrid talisman Cristiano Ronaldo and fellow country mate Gonzalo Higuain at the age of 25.

The Argentina international banged in four goals in a 5-0 demolition Sampdoria over the weekend to takes his tally 103 Seria A goals including a 14 minutes hat-trick.

Icardi has now overtaken Ronaldo and Higuain in league goals at the age 25 in 180 Seria A appearances and becoming the 6th youngster player ever to achieve this feat, age of 25years and 27 days.  

Indeed, Icardi’s record is better than both Ronaldo and Higuain, who had 97 and 98 respectively at his age.

Across the top five leagues, only Lionel Messi [169 goals], Sergio Aguero [109] and Wayne Rooney [107] had better totals at the age of 25.