Cristiano Ronaldo overtakes Ferenc Puskas' worldwide goal record

Portugal urged by Fernando Santos to hit ‘Euro 2016 levels’ against Morocco

Ronaldo Seeks Encore Against Morocco

Cristiano Ronaldo became Europe's top worldwide scorer, but Portugal were lucky to come out on top against a resilient Morocco.

Read on four our top three Portugal vs Morocco tips of the bets from this game.

Ronaldo scored in the fourth minute of the match to become the highest-scoring European player in global soccer history.

Portugal inexplicably lost control of the game despite managing to beat Morocco 1-0 in the World Cup Group B match today and were lucky not to get themselves in more trouble, coach Fernando Santos said.

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The former Chelsea shot-stopper has one year remaining on the one-year contract he signed when he joined from the Blues in 2015. Leno did have Gunners' fans excited last week when he "liked" an Instagram post linking him with a move to the Gunners.

Andre Silva is expected to take the place of Goncalo Guedes up front, while Joao Mario could be in line to start.

He scored a hat trick against Spain including an fantastic bending free kick with minutes left in the match to secure a 3-3 draw.

Morocco, who had a real go at the Luzhniki Stadium but failed to convert their chances, are pointless having also lost 1-0 to Iran and can not progress to the second round.

Morocco coach Herve Renard is expecting Portugal to give his side a tougher game than they had against Iran.

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He did the same thing against Brazil and England, saying he wasn't ready, and for yesterday's training session too. Kalinic refused the assignment because of a back injury, but Dalic was undaunted in his dismissal of the player.

And Ronaldo took just four minutes to back his claims on the pitch, scoring early on. Younes Belhanda was twice denied by goalkeeper Rui Patricio's diving saves, and defender Mehdi Benatia scooped a shot over the bar.

Ronaldo will look to close the gap further when Portugal face Iran on Monday.

There was a bit of controversy in the build-up to the game surrounding Morocco's Nordin Amrabat, with the former Watford winger picking up a concussion in the loss to Iran.

This is the World Cup, where the lovely game is showcased, and there is no place for attacks like this with kids watching from home. Cristiano Ronaldo rightly gained all the plaudits in the game for his hat-trick including a stunning last-gasp freekick equaliser.

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For West Indies , only opener Devon Smith and wicketkeeper Shane Dowrich posted scores of substance, 61 and 55 respectively. Opening batsman Cameron Bancroft, the player caught on camera applying sandpaper to the ball, was banned for nine months.

If Ronaldo plays at the same level Wednesday at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, a Portugal victory would ensure elimination for Morocco.

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