Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo on Friday night, June 15, scored three goals as Portugal played 3-3 draw with Spain
The match was their Group B opener at the FIFA 2018 World Cup going on in Russia – Atletico Madrid striker Diego Costa also scored two goals for Spain in this encounter Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo proved on Friday night, June 15, that he is the world best footballer when he scored three goals as Portugal forced Spain to a 3-3 draw in Group B opener at the Russia 2018 World Cup .
Portugal started the match impressively as it took them only four minute to score their first goal through Cristiano Ronaldo via a penalty. He was brought down by Nacho Fernandez and the referee had no choice than to give a penalty which was superbly scored by Ronaldo.
But Diego Costa restored parity for Spain in the 24th minute when he dribbled Pepe and Cedric to score a fantastic goal. Ronaldo scored again in the 44th minute after a superb pass from Goncalo Guedes as the first half ended with Portugal leading 2-1. Spain came out in the second half aggressive scoring two goals in the space of three minutes through Diego Costa and Nacho Fernandez.
The Spanish fans thought their players would win the match, but Cristiano Ronaldo broke their hearts as he scored at the death for the match to end 3-3.