Northern African side, Morocco have today been eliminated from the 2018 FIFA world cup in Russia after loosing 0-1 to Euro 2016 winner, Portugal.
Morocco lost their first game to Iran courtesy of an own goal by Aziz Bouhaddouz on the 95th minute.
The Moroccan team feeling didappointed after their exit
Meanwhile, Portuguese Cristiano Ronaldo has become the second leading international goalscorer of all time with 24 shy of Ali Daei of Iran (109) after finding the back of the net against Morocco in their group B second match of the ongoing FIFA world cup in Russia.
The 33 years old powerfully headed home from corner kick on the fourth minutes of his side’s World Cup clash at the Luzhniki Stadium which made the five time FIFA best become European all time highest goal scorer following his 85th effort on the international stage one ahead of Ferenc Puskas (84).
Sweet ‘Ronalgoal’ celebrating his record setting goal
The former Manchester United forward extended his record setting to become the first Portugal player since Jose Torres (1966) to score a goal with his right foot, left foot and head in a single World Cup tournament.
The victory for Portugal see them sit at the top of group B with 4 points and 1 goal advantage having played a 3 all draw with Spain in their opening game.
Morocco next game against Spain will be a mere friendly when they played their last game of the group on Monday 25th of June in Kaliningrad.