This Thursday Portugal and Ghana they had action in the Qatar World Cup 2022 in the initial match for both teams corresponding to the Group H, at the Doha stadium with the legendary Cristiano Ronaldo who was a great protagonist.
The former player of Manchester United, He took to the field obviously excited to fulfill a World Cup appointment in his list of winners, he even let out a few tears in the protocol acts when he sang his country’s anthem.
Already on the field of play, the Portuguese had multiple attempts to approach the danger area that eluded him for almost half an hour of the first half, he managed to score a goal after 31 minutes, but the American referee Ismail Elfath annulled due to lack of prior Alexander Djiku.
But if he did it in a penalty action in the complement, around 65′ where he put his team to celebrate with the opening of the score 1-0, which allowed him to celebrate a personal triumph, as the only player in the world to score in five World Cups. The stands celebrated with their classic shout the penalty goal, which Mohammed Salisu gave him, and which the player shot with mastery.
This was the goal of Cristiano Ronaldo for the Portugal National Team against Ghana in the Qatar 2022 World Cup:
See Cristiano’s goal for Portugal. Photo: Twitter @MadridTotal_
The 36-year-old Portuguese made his debut 16 years ago against Iran and has eight goals in this competition, one behind his compatriot Eusebio, the country’s top scorer with the 9 goals he achieved in England in 1966. Ronaldo scored a goal in Germany 2006, when he got his ceiling with Portugal, the semifinals; and one in South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014, in addition to the four he scored in Russia 2018.
The Argentinian Leo Messi He is the last player to have entered the list of players who have scored in four World Cups, after scoring a penalty against Saudi Arabia in Argentina’s first game in Qatar.
Portugal vs Ghana
The commitment ended with the victory of the Portuguese team with a score of 3-2, the next appointment of Ronaldo’s team will be against Uruguay on Monday, November 28, while Ghana will face South Korea that same day.