On Thursday, it was Portugal who entered the race for the 2022 World Cup. After a draw between Uruguay and South Korea earlier in the day, Fernando Santos grabbed the top of his group thanks to a victory over Ghana (3-2) in a meeting in which Cristiano Ronaldo scored, Joao Felix, Rafael Leao or Andre Ayew.
Diogo Costa (4.5) kisa: After I was unable to do anything on my goal Ghanaand a guard Portugal He was rarely used during the remainder of the match, however, and had incredible scares in injury time against Inaki Williams.
Rafael Guerrero (4.5) : offensive, game Portugal He often leaned to the left, which is Guerreiro. However, the player Dortmund It didn’t make much difference in his lane. And from a defensive point of view, he was late in scoring the second goal Ghanaleaving the opponent attacker alone in the back of the Danilo Pereira.
Robin Dias (5) : solid in duels against Ghanaian forwards, Robin Dias However, it was bypassed by the action that brought the first corresponding target, namelyAndrey Ayew.
Danilo Pereira (4.5) : having brought serenity for the first time in central defence Portugalthe player Paris Saint-Germain He found himself in the center of my goal Ghana. First author of error recovery in the first, Danilo Pereira Then he forgot his mark and was caught behind his back in the second.
Joe Cancelo (4) : We know he is very comfortable offensively, and then the Citizen showed himself ready, even though the game was veering on the other side. And the Joao Cancelo He wasn’t really precise in his positions. Moreover, he is at the origin of the second goal of Ghana after being eliminated by his direct opponent.
Ruben Neves (5) : was placed as a guard, Neves He did what was asked of him, which was recovering some balls, pressing and dripping good forward passes. And he replaced him Rafael Liao (77). And what an entry from Milan, scoring one of his first balls (80).
Bernard Silva (6) : player Manchester city will be encountered everywhere Ghana. lower than usual, Bernardo Silva He played a very good game, both in organizing the Portugal match and in recovering the ball. And he replaced him Joao Ballinha (88)
Ottavio (5) : unlike his attacking friends in midfield, Ottavio He had a little more difficulty during this meeting vs Ghana. Despite many efforts, the player Harbor You didn’t necessarily weigh in during the meeting. Ottavio He had to leave upon injury. And he replaced him William Carvalho (56).
Bruno Fernandes (7) : a real master at play Portugalthe player Manchester United It was decisive in the last pass against Ghana. Hence the two assists that are on the counter Bruno Fernandezwho cheered up Joao Felix And the Rafael Liao.
Joao Felix (5.5) : The meeting will be difficult for the playerAtletico Madrid. Joao Felix In the beginning there was a lot of wasting, especially in the last meters at the time of the last gesture or the last pass. A copy, however, has been preserved with a view Felix (78). And he replaced him Joao Mario (88).
Cristiano Ronaldo (6.5) I’m really looking forward to this World Cup. Cristiano Ronaldo He redoubled efforts against a defense that kept him locked in well. The Portuguese first checked (10) and then scored a disallowed goal, managed to score the net (65th place), and converted a penalty kick that he earned. And he replaced him Goncalo Ramos (88).