Ronaldo makes history… and an outright victory for Brazil over Serbia
Qatar is seeking to maintain its hopes… and England is looking forward to continuing the show and securing a card in the quarter-finals
Friday – 2 Jumada Al-Awwal 1444 AH – November 25, 2022 AD Issue No. [
Ronaldo (left) scores Portugal’s first goal from a penalty kick against Ghana (EPA)
Doha: «Asharq Al-Awsat»
Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo continued to set records after he became the first player to score in 5 World Cup finals, opening the scoring for his country against Ghana 3-2 yesterday in the first round of Group H in the Qatar World Cup, which saw South Korea and Uruguay tie negatively, while Switzerland snatched an exciting victory. Cameroon with a single goal in Group G. The last day’s program concluded with the first round, with an outright victory for Brazil, the favorite for the title, over Serbia with two clean goals in Group G.
Today, the tournament is witnessing 4 semi-fatal matches, as the host Qatar is looking forward to reconciling its fans when it faces Senegal, while the Netherlands and Ecuador will be facing in order to enhance the chances of qualifying for the second round in the second round of the first group competitions. England is looking to continue the parade and achieve a second victory at the expense of the United States after a fiery start (6-2) at the expense of Iran, in the second group, which also witnesses a meeting between ambitious Wales and crisis-prone Iran.
Ronaldo’s eighth goal in the World Cup came from a penalty kick that he snatched himself and successfully fired into the Ghanaian net, which will relieve pressure on the veteran player who found himself subject to criticism after his attack on his English team Manchester United and coach Eric Ten Hag, which led to the termination of his contract with the club by mutual consent.