Portugal coach Fernando Santos said Ronaldo is getting better with age after the 33-year old’s latest match-winning efforts.
Ronaldo’s hat-trick rescued Portugal in an opening 3-3 draw against Spain before his fourth-minute header clinched a 1-0 win Morocco in Group B.
With his sights set on the next clash against Iran, Ronaldo took part in training.
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Aleksandar Mitrovic opened the scoring in no time for Serbia, rising like a salmon to beautifully flick in Dusan Tadic’s expert cross, leaving Yann Sommer stunned in the Swiss goal.
It was a strong performance from the Serbs, but the Swiss reacted in the second half, Granit Xhaka’s stunning strike following a loose ball leveling it up for Vladimir Petkovic’s side.
Serbia seemed keen to settle for a point but the Swiss were having none of it and stole all three points with stoppage time looming, Xherdan Shaqiri running on to a loose ball and scoring stylishly to secure a hard-fought victory that saw them become the first team to come from behind and win at the 2018 World Cup.
Germany and Sweden will lock horns on Saturday, in their second group stage game of World Cup 2018.
While Sweden managed to beat South Korea 1-0, thanks to Andreas Granqvist’s converted penalty, Germany were stunned by Mexico as they succumbed to a 1-0 defeat of their own after Hirving Lozano scored the winner.
With three points up for grabs, who do you think will come out on top?
To help you pick a team for Saturday’s clash – here are the head-to-head stats for Germany and Sweden.
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