In the FIFA World Cup, Portugal opened the account of Captain Cristiano Ronaldo with the help of the goal of beating Morocco 1-0. After this beat at the Luzhniki Stadium, Morocco’s squad is out of knockout. He had to face beat in Iran in the first match played in Group B.
Skipper Ronaldo did not let go of Portugal for the opportunity to get a corner from the corner in the fourth minute. Bernardo Silva scores a goal from the corner, which Ronaldo opened with Portugal’s account by converting a header to Morocco’s goal post.
Along with this, Ronaldo has become the most successful European player at the international level. He has done 85 goals in overall. Not only that, he is the second Portuguese player to score four or more goals in the World Cup. In 1966, Eusebio achieved nine goals. Ronaldo achieved three goals against Spain. He had a match-prevailing 3-3 draw. Morocco’s defense against Morocco was very frail. Ronaldo got another opportunity in the eighth minute, but his shot passed very close to the goal post. Morocco, who struggled against Ronaldo’s players, got the chance to score a corner in the 10th minute, but Portuguese goalkeeper Rui Patricio saved it in a great way.
Morocco’s defense from the left was not capable to bear Portugal hit. That’s why many of his attempts were not successful. In 10 minutes he got the opportunity to score a goal with the corner three times and the team unsuccessful three times.
Portugal, who gained the lead with the first goal, was losing its goal somewhere. Although, in the 30th minute Ronaldo scored a goal in free-kick Morocco failed it. The Moroccan squad unsuccessful to score goals in the first half and Portugal continued to lead the 1-0 lead at the close of the first half. After the start of the second half, in two minutes at one time, two shots fired for Morocco’s goal was canceled by Portuguese goalkeeper Petrico, while serving it in a fine manner. Morocco skipper Mahdi Benatia and midfielder Nouradine Amrabat were attempting their best, but they were not getting help from the attacking team.
Morocco got two chances to achieve a goal in the 78th and 79th minutes with a free kick. On the first occasion, Captain Benatia’s header went out of the round post, while another attempt unsuccessful.
Morocco’s attack nonstop on the defense of Portugal, but its every attempt was unsuccessful. In the extra time of the match, after the end of the match, in the 93rd minute, Captain Benatia had the chance to make the goal, but he unsuccessful in that, and for this reason, Morocco ultimately lost 0-1 to Portugal.
Morocco, who is out of the World Cup, has to play against their last group match against Spain. Portugal has achieved three points from this match, but its entry in the final-16 round will be determined by the final match against Iran.