Published: Thu, June 21, 2018
Sport | By Ashley Hunter

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal are not a one-man team - Fernando Santos

Cristiano Ronaldo's Portugal are not a one-man team - Fernando Santos

Ronaldo scored in the fourth minute of the match to become the highest-scoring European player in worldwide soccer history.

Their first match, against Spain, ended in a wild 3-3 draw with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat-trick, but while Santos was pleased with some aspects of that game, he expects his team to improve in certain areas.

Portugal now has four points and leads Group B ahead of the late match between Iran and Spain.

Cristiano Ronaldo leaps high in the air after scoring his 85th goal for Portugal, the second-most in global football.

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It would be referee Geiger who stole the headlines, however, as he allegedly requested to keep the shirt of Ronaldo's Portugal team-mate Pepe.

For Morocco, a second successive defeat condemned them to an early exit in their first World Cup appearance since 1998.

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Morocco goalkeeper El Kajoui kept his side in the game when he stuck out a strong left palm to repel a Goncalo Guedes effort following Ronaldo's lofted pass over the top.

Yet aside from the goal, it was not a vintage display by Ronaldo or Portugal, who were caused problems by a spirited Morocco team.

Tuesday´s other Group H clash saw Japan come out surprise winners against 10-man Colombia after midfielder Carlos Sanchez received the tournament´s first red card for a handball minutes into the game.

"We qualified for the World Cup after 20 years and showed we can play football". "Portugal have the capacity to do better than we played against Spain and I hope we can correct our mistakes".

Amrabat and his Morocco team-mates were beaten for a second time in Russian Federation, having lost their World Cup opener against Iran to an injury-time own-goal.

Portugal made the breakthrough in the fourth minute, however, when Ronaldo headed a Joao Moutinho cross into the back of the net from close range to score his fourth goal of the tournament thus far.

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