Cristiano Ronaldo’s unusual record in World Cup Qualifiers

FARO, Portugal.- Cristiano Ronaldo is a living record and what he did in his last match of the UEFA Playoffs is proof of that.

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The Portuguese is the first footballer with two goals since the penalty spot in the first 13 minutes of a Playoff game.

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The closest precedent is the two penalty goals scored by Widlin Calixte in 14 minutes during the Turks and Caicos against Saint Kitts and Nevis in 2015.

This was the eighth time that “El Bicho” scored a penalty double in a single half, the first time it happened at the national level.


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