The Spanish striker finished alongside Argentina's Maradona and Brazil's Careca as the second highest goalscorer at the 1986 FIFA World Cup™. Of Butragueno's five goals at Mexico 1986, four were scored in Spain's Round of 16 match against Denmark. Spain won the match 5-1.
Butragueno enjoyed a long career at Real Madrid, scoring 123 goals from 341 appearances. He has also served as vice-president of the Spanish giants.