Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo has gone by way of lots over the previous few days, largely because of Manchester United terminating his contract by way of a mutual choice. The striker was additionally getting ready to begin what is probably going his closing World Cup marketing campaign when Portugal confronted Ghana Thursday.
After failing to attach on some makes an attempt within the first half, Ronaldo was in a position to attract a penalty within the second half. He stepped as much as the spot and made no mistake, sinking the spot kick with ease to present Portugal a 1-0 lead over Ghana.
That is Ronaldo’s eighth aim in a World Cup and he turns into the primary males’s participant to attain in 5 totally different World Cups. In response to DraftKings Sportsbook, Ronaldo was +120 to be an anytime goalscorer on this contest.
If this outcome holds, Portugal will go to the highest of Group H after the primary spherical of group stage video games.