Cristiano Ronaldo will bring the World Cup to Portugal
Cristiano Ronaldo sits down with Tom Rinaldi and plans to cement his legacy by bringing the 2022 FIFA World Cup title to Portugal.
Earlier, Switzerland Group G took three points after taking care of business vs CameronStart the day with a 1-0 win Uruguay And South Korea The second day was a goalless draw. Both teams earned a point in Division H for their efforts.
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Setting the stage
Group H took center stage once again on Thursday, and all eyes were on the Portuguese superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.
The 37-year-old sent shockwaves through the sports world this week He left his club Manchester United by mutual consentAnd that he was Suspension and fines by the Football Association for two matches with whichever club he lands next. Ronaldo skipped his media duties as national team captain at the team’s official FIFA news conference on Thursday, but fans still flocked to the star.
History in the making
With a win, it would be Portugal’s first World Cup opener since 2006. What’s more, Ronaldo equaled the men’s record for playing in five different FIFA World Cup matches earlier on Thursday.
Cristiano Ronaldo broke down in tears during Portugal’s national anthem
Cristiano Ronaldo tears up during Portugal’s national anthem before their match against Ghana at the 2022 FIFA World Cup.
22′: Air Ronaldo arrives
Ronaldo had a chance to give Portugal an early lead with this header, but he couldn’t connect. However he caught some air in the process.
30′: Goal disallowed
Ronaldo found the back of the net on the half-hour mark, but the goal was immediately disallowed due to a foul by a Ghanaian defender. Alexander Djiku. As it was, things went into halftime goalless.
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