HE DID NOT GET TO TOUCH THE BALL
Cristiano wanted to 'fool' everyone: He celebrated Bruno Fermandes' goal as his own!
Published:28/11/2022 - 22:38h
Updated:28/11/2022 - 22:38h
The goal with which Portugal opened the scoring against Uruguay was awarded, in principle, to Cristiano Ronaldo despite the fact that he had not touched the ball. 'CR7' celebrated it in style
Portugal has put in the eighth of final of the Glass of the World with a perfect qualification in his two first days of the phase of groups: six of six points after winning to Ghana (3-2) and Uruguay (2-0). In the party of this Monday, against the selection charrúa, the lusos lived a very intense first-half, but in which they were minimum the clear occasions to drill the rival goal. In the resumption, Bruno Fernandes 'resolved' for his.
The player of the Manchester United finish with a key doublet for the selection trained by Fernando Santos, that will face the last day with a lot of more tranquility. However, there was history in one of his targets, with which opened the marker. And it is that the footballer sent a centre that was poisoning so that Christian the 'pushed' with the head and went the forward the one who wanted to do with the credit.
In first instance and with the image, Cristiano had pushed the spherical with the head, but with several repeteciones remained more than clear that the footballer -now without team- had not touched the balloon neither had influenced in the path of the same, although yes it attained to distract to the guardameta charrúa. The FIFA, surprisingly, awarded him the goal to him.
In spite of the incredulity, the one of Madeira celebrated the annotation in style. It approached to where was Bruno, but with all the intention of 'steal' the show when, from very soon, knew that it had not participated. After a few minutes passed, the FIFA corrected and gave the goal to the footballer of the Manchester United.
With controversy or no by the celebration of Cristiano, the true is that Portugal has done the works and is in the eighth of final. By his part, the Uruguay of Ronald Araújo (that it has not debuted, by injury) remains in a quite complicated situation of face to a hypothetical classification. It would have to win to Ghana, obligatoriamente, and that South Korea do not win to the lusos.