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World Cup 2022: Portugal defeats Ghana 3-2, Ronaldo makes historical past

Portugal received its first sport of the 2022 World Cup, defeating Ghana 3-2 Thursday night in Qatar. 

All 5 targets got here within the closing 45 minutes of play, however Portugal outlasted Ghana to safe a win in Group H. 

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring during the World Cup Group H soccer match between Portugal and Ghana, at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring throughout the World Cup Group H soccer match between Portugal and Ghana, on the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 
(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo obtained the scoring began within the sixty fifth minute, placing Portugal up 1-0 by changing on a penalty. 

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Ronaldo grew to become the primary male participant to attain at 5 World Cups with the objective. 

Ronaldo’s first World Cup was in 2006, when he transformed a penalty in opposition to Iran. At the 2018 World Cup in Russia, Ronaldo had 5 targets. 

Portugal's Rafael Leao celebrates scoring his side's third goal against Ghana during a World Cup Group H soccer match at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 

Portugal’s Rafael Leao celebrates scoring his aspect’s third objective in opposition to Ghana throughout a World Cup Group H soccer match on the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 
(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

However, his heroics alone weren’t sufficient for Portugal to earn three factors as Ghana tied the sport at 1-1 on a objective by Ghana’s Andre Ayew within the 73rd minute. 

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Portugal shortly responded, scoring targets within the 78th and eightieth minutes to place the sport away. 

It has been an attention-grabbing few days for soccer’s greatest star, as Ronaldo and Manchester United agreed to half methods on Tuesday after the 37-year-old was essential of his English Premier League membership in an interview. 

In an look on “Piers Morgan Uncensored,” Ronaldo stated he felt “betrayed” by the membership and accused senior officers of attempting to pressure him out. 

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring from the penalty spot his side's opening goal against Ghana during a World Cup Group H soccer match at the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo celebrates after scoring from the penalty spot his aspect’s opening objective in opposition to Ghana throughout a World Cup Group H soccer match on the Stadium 974 in Doha, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. 
(AP Photo/Manu Fernandez)

“Cristiano Ronaldo is to go away Manchester United by mutual settlement, with speedy impact,” Manchester United stated in a press release posted to Twitter. “The membership thanks him for his immense contribution throughout two spells at Old Trafford, scoring 145 targets in 346 appearances, and desires him and his household properly for the long run.

“Everyone at Manchester United stays targeted on persevering with the workforce’s progress underneath Erik ten Hag and dealing collectively to ship success on the pitch.”

Ronaldo now has a document 118 worldwide targets. 

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