Everton’s Romelu Lukaku On Pace To Smash Cristiano Ronaldo’s Record

When people talk about the best player in the world, there are only two names that get brought up: Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi. They’ve been dominant for so long that they have tenure. They’re like the Williams sisters, if both sisters were Serena. But their reign won’t last forever. There are younger, hungrier players nipping at their heels. In fact, Everton’s 23-year-old Romelu Lukaku is on pace to score more goals than Cristiano Ronaldo – way more. 

Let’s look at the best players over the past 20 years and how many goals they had at 23: