Cristiano Ronaldo grew to become the primary participant to attain at 5 males’s World Cups after he scored Portugal’s opening aim of Qatar 2022 towards Ghana on Thursday.
Ronaldo, 37, scored from the penalty spot after Southampton defender Mohammed Salisu introduced down the free agent within the field.
Ronaldo’s aim sees him surpass Pele (Brazil), Uwe Seeler (West Germany) and Miroslav Klose (Germany), who all scored at 4.
Just one different footballer has scored at 5 World Cup finals: the Brazilian striker Marta.
Ronaldo is at present with out a membership after Manchester United terminated his contract on Tuesday.
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The choice follows a controversial interview wherein Ronaldo criticised the membership and mentioned he had “no respect” for Manchester United supervisor Erik ten Hag.
Each events said that Ronaldo’s exit was “mutually agreed”.
A membership assertion mentioned: “The membership thanks him for his immense contribution throughout two spells at Outdated Trafford.”
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