Cristiano Ronaldo breaks THIS enormous document in FIFA World Cup historical past in Portugal vs Ghana match | Soccer Information
Cristiano Ronaldo scored from the spot (penalty) for Portugal throughout their conflict towards Ghana within the FIFA World Cup 2022 Qatar which made him the primary footballer to attain in 5 World Cups. The 37-year-old who’s all the time been within the limelight of soccer, scored his eighth FIFA World Cup purpose after profitable the penalty across the sixtieth minute. (Cristiano Ronaldo switch information: Bayern Munich to Chelsea, golf equipment prone to signal Portuguese icon, examine listing right here)
Out of this world
Cristiano Ronaldo turns into the primary man to attain at 5 FIFA World Cups#FIFAWorldCup | @Cristiano pic.twitter.com/3UKqXLsZWd
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Ronaldo objectives in FIFA World Cup historical past
2006: 1 purpose
2010: 1 purpose
2014: 1 purpose
2018: 4 objectives
2022: 1 purpose* (to this point)
Coming to the conflict, Ghana gave a tricky battle to Cristiano Ronaldo and co as they bounced again after going 1 purpose down inside minutes. Nevertheless, Joao Felix was on the rescue for Portugal, courtesy a fantastic move from Bruno Fernandes which lead to Portugal taking the lead once more. In a while, Rafael Leao scored the third purpose for Portugal however Ghana gave the Ronaldo-led facet some nervy moments till the ultimate whistle as Osman Bukari scored late across the 89th minute.
The 37-year-old Ronaldo was seeking to showcase his abilities to potential new golf equipment after having his contract terminated at Manchester United this week. After losing two good probabilities within the first half, he tumbled beneath a problem by Ghana defender Mohammed Salisu to earn a penalty.
Wheeling away after the ball struck the again of the web, a smiling Ronaldo carried out his common leap and swivel within the air the gang roared his trademark “SI-UUU” as he did the pirouette earlier than getting mobbed by teammates. He has now scored in each World Cup since his first in 2006 and has a document 118 worldwide objectives. (With PTI inputs)