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History maker Ronaldo beats Portugal 3-2 over Ghana. Qatar World Cup 2022 News

The Portuguese captain became the first man to score five World Cup goals during the clash against Ghana.

Cristiano Ronaldo etched his name in the history books as the first man to score in five World Cups as he helped Portugal beat Ghana 3-2 in a thrilling Qatar 2022 opener.

The 37-year-old’s stunning 61st-minute penalty put Fernando Santos’ men ahead, but their advantage didn’t last long Ghana captain Andre Ayew drew the side level in the 73rd minute.

Portugal then made their earlier dominance count, as João Félix and Rafael Leão scored in the final 10 minutes of normal time to make it 3–1.

Any hopes of their easy stroll to victory, however, were undermined by Usman Bukhari, who scored in the 89th minute to make it 3–2.

after nine minutes of extra time, but the Portuguese put themselves top of Group H after Thursday’s goalless draws to Uruguay and South Korea.

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