Portugal vs Ghana summary

Cristiano Ronaldo etched his name in the record books on Thursday.

Ronaldo became the first player to score five World Cup goals after converting a penalty against Ghana at Stadium 974 on Thursday.

After nine minutes of stoppage, Portugal beat the African team 3–2 in a five-goal contest.

Portugal dominated the first half but still failed to break the deadlock.

Ronaldo broke the deadlock in the 65th minute and it was his 118th international goal for Portugal.

Andre Ayew also scored the equalizer in the 73rd minute.

But two goals from Joao Felix and Rafael Leao in the 78th minute put Portugal back on top.

After nine minutes of stoppage time, Portugal opened their campaign with a win.