the portuguese Cristiano Ronaldoauthor this Thursday of a penalty goal in the 65th minute in the match that faced his team against Ghana in Qatar 2022, became the first footballer to score in five editions of the FIFA World Cup.
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The stands celebrated with their classic shout the penalty goal, caused by Mohammed Salisu, and which the Portuguese player shot with mastery.
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The 36-year-old Portuguese made his debut 16 years ago against Iran and has eight goals in this competition, one behind his compatriot eusebiothat country’s top scorer with the nine goals he achieved in England in 1966.
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Ronaldo scored a goal in Germany 2006, when he got his ceiling with Portugal, the semifinals; and one in South Africa 2010 and Brazil 2014, in addition to the four he scored in Russia 2018.
The Argentine Leo Messi is the last player to have entered the list of players who have scored in four World Cups, after having scored a penalty against Saudi Arabia in Argentina’s first game in Qatar.
Like Ronaldo, the 35-year-old Paris Saint-Germain player has played in five World Cups, but in South Africa 2010 he left empty-handed.
The first to score in four World Cups was the Brazilian Pelewhich he did in all of them since his debut at the age of 17 in 1958, when he scored six goals, until Mexico 1970, with another four, while in Chile 1962 and England 1966 he scored one goal each.
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The German Uwe Seeler, who played in the same World Cups as Pelé, scored twice in the first three and three in the last.
Your German compatriot Miroslav Klose He was more prolific and in four World Cups he scored 16 goals, making him the top scorer in that competition: five in both South Korea and Germany, four in Brazil and two in South Africa. (D)