Ronaldo managed to package the latest hat-trick when Madrid beat Getafe 4-0. He is four points ahead of Barcelona striker Lionel Messi, who has so far been packing 34 goals.
Asked whether he intended to break the record all-time leading scorer of La Liga which is still held by Hugo Sánchez with 38 goals, Manchester United's former retainer of claim rejection.
"Yes, I really want to be top scorer. But record-breaking goal (belonging to Sanchez) is not an obsession, "said Ronaldo was quoted as saying Goal, on Wednesday (11/05/2011).
"It is undeniable that colleagues helped push me to be able to produce more goals. But the collective effort is more important than individual action, "he continued.