Ronaldo has scored 30 goals in 28 games this season.

Video: Cristiano Ronaldo pulls off a slam-dunk as Real Madrid play basketball in training

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Cristiano Ronaldo picks the ball up half-way on the pitch, travels with it before hitting the net.

No, we’re not commentating on one of Ronaldo’s goals for Real Madrid but one of his slam-dunks during a game of basketball in training.

Zinedine Zidane gave his players permission to relax from football for a couple of minutes during training and ordered them to take up a completely different sport in the meantime.


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Despite it being a different sport, similar traits occurred. Ronaldo not passing the ball, scoring in style before going off to celebrate by himself.

Pepe may be a commanding defender on the football pitch but he could do nothing about Ronaldo’s impressive attacking move as he powered his way towards the hoop before a two-handed slam.

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The club posted the video on their YouTube channel with the caption “Don’t miss the players trying their hand at basketball in today’s training session!”

Watch the Madrid players swap a football for a basketball in the video below:

The standard looks very good with the players’ competitive edge no doubt shining through as they look to get one over their teammates in a different sport.

Zidane’s men currently sit in third position, one point behind their Madrid rivals Atletico but four points behind Barcelona having played one match more.

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