Why some Barca fans call Cristiano Ronaldo their 'favourite geography teacher': explained

Why some Barca fans call Cristiano Ronaldo their 'favourite geography teacher': explained
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The joke about Cristiano Ronaldo being a superb geography teacher has gone viral – but what's it about?

On Wednesday, the Portuguese beat the all-time record for most international goals scored, surpassing Iran legend Ali Daei.

Many Barca and Leo Messi fans consider Cristiano's achievement overrated as Ronaldo 'statpadded' these scoring stats thanks to playing against average European teams.

Here's the list of his 'favourite' teams to play against.

1. Lithuania - 7 goals in 3 apps

2. Sweden - 7 goals in 7 apps

3. Andorra - 6 goals in 3 apps

4. Hungary - 6 goals in 6 apps

5. Luxembourg - 6 goals in 9 apps

6. Armenia - 5 goals in 4 apps

6. Latvia - 5 goals in 4 apps

8. Faroe Islands - 4 goals in 2 apps

9. Estonia - 4 goals in 3 apps

Ronaldo's goals help young people know European geography better! This is why this joke has been quite popular with Twitter users lately.

Source: Twitter