Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo inspired his side to a 3-2 victory against African giants Ghana in their Group H opener.
The embattled striker, who was recently released by Manchester United on the back of his bombshell interview with Piers Morgan, was among the scorers in his side’s win.
Up next for Ronaldo’s Portugal is a repeat of the 2018 World Cup last-16 tie against two-time world champions, Uruguay on Monday, November 28
Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed his delight following Portugal’s hard-fought five-goal thriller against Ghana in their World Cup opener.
Ronaldo further advanced his status as one of the greatest to have ever graced the sport after notching his 8th goal in five World Cup appearances as Portugal edged the Black Stars at Stadium 974 on Thursday, November 24.
The now unattached five-time Ballon d’Or winner scored a highly contestable penalty which aided Fernando Santos’ side in starting the World Cup on a winning note, Sportstar