Ronaldo breaks 62-year-old record as Morocco heads home

Ronaldo breaks 62-year-old record as Morocco heads home

Ronaldo breaks 62-year-old record as Morocco heads home

Morocco lost 1-0 for the second straight Group B match and is out of contention for a spot in the next round.

Following his hat-trick in Portugal's pulsating 3-3 Group B draw with Spain, Ronaldo is leading the race to win the World Cup Golden Boot.

Morocco, who had a real go at the Luzhniki Stadium but failed to convert their chances, are pointless having also lost 1-0 to Iran and can not progress to the second round.

Younes Belhanda caught the eye against Portugal in Morocco's second outing at the World Cup, and he could make for a good bit of business by Newcastle United.

Portugal will meet Iran in their final group game on June 25, with Morocco set to bow out after their match against Spain in Kaliningrad.

Ronaldo's 85th global goal made him Europe's all-time leading worldwide goalscorer as he broke Hungary legend Ferens Puskas's 62-year-old record. Amrabat was furious at not being awarded a penalty after wrestling with Raphael Guerreiro.

Portugal defender Pepe has been the subject of scrutiny on Twitter following a theatrical dive during his side's 1-0 victory over Morocco.

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Coach Herve Renard was also ticked off for the new offence of gesticulating to demand a video assistant referee (VAR) review of the incident, which left Amrabat with rugby-style stud-rake marks on his stomach that he insisted on displaying to anyone who would look.

Morocco did well to insert its presence in the match following the early goal, but various chances from Medhi Benatia and Hakim Ziyech weren't enough to break past Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio.

Ronaldo's four goals top the individual scoring chart at the World Cup.

The story, however, was mostly the same has it hand been in the first half, with the African side controlling the game, getting into some good positions and then failing to breakdown Portugal's defense in the final third.

The goal woke Morocco out of their slumber and they quickly came to dominate the first half.

If the Socceroos lose, they will exit Russian Federation after the group stage regardless of the outcome of their final game against Peru next Tuesday.

Van Marwijk is tunnel-visioned on the challenge presented by a Danish team ranked No.12 in the world. It was a surpknew at the start because they were so strong.

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