• Ronaldo makes World Cup history, Portugal beats Ghana

    2 days ago - By Bésame

    By STEVE DOUGLAS
    DOHA, Qatar - Cristiano Ronaldo closed his eyes, took in a deep breath and then made World Cup history.
    The Portugal striker became the first male player to score at five World Cups with his 65th-minute penalty in a 3-2 win over Ghana on Thursday.
    Days after his contract was terminated at Manchester United following a tell-all interview, he let his soccer do the talking at the start of likely his final World Cup.
    “This was a beautiful moment,” Ronaldo said. “The world record, the only player to score in five World Cups, makes me very proud.”
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