Ronaldo sets a new record
Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo broke the European record registered in the name of the Spanish star Paris Saint-Germain, French Sergio Ramos, as the “Don” participated in the 181st match with his country against Qatar. The Qatari national football team lost to Portugal 3-0 in the Portuguese city of Faro, in the European qualifiers for the 2022 FIFA World Cup. The host of the next World Cup will participate in the qualifiers of the old continent in a legal capacity without calculating the results, after an invitation received by the Qatar Federation from its European counterpart. The companions of Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo, who participated in the 181st match with his country, to break the European record recorded in the name of the Spanish star Paris Saint-Germain, Sergio Ramos, did not find much trouble in renewing the superiority over “Al Annabi” as in the first leg (3-1). ) last September, as the 2016 European champions dominated the game from the start. Ronaldo missed the opportunity to score when he faced goalkeeper Saad Al-Sheeb after a pass from Andre Silva, the German player of Leipzig, so he put the ball next to the post (28), before returning the best player in the world five times to compensate when he scored the first goal, investing a fatal mistake from defender Bassam Al-Rawi (37). , reinforcing its international goals with Goal 112, AFP reported. Spanish coach Felix Sanchez’s team was preoccupied with defense only, and was unable to pose any danger to the Portuguese team, whose stars continued to dominate and miss easy opportunities in front of the gray goal. Lille’s French defender Jose Fonte boosted his country’s progress at the beginning of the second half, after he followed a rebound from the goalkeeper (48). The Portuguese team continued to excel in the second half, as AC Milan player Rafael Leao, Ronaldo’s replacement, hit the Qatari goal timber on two occasions, before Silva scored the third goal in the last minute.