FIFA World Cup Facts.
The last time Portugal played the #BlackStars of Ghana at the 2014 World Cup,Cristiano Ronaldo scored a 80th minute winner.
However, it was not enough to see #POR qualify for the last 16.
Asamoah Gyan is the 1st player to score in 9 major international tournaments in a row from the 2006 FIFA World Cup to 2017 AFCON.
scored Ghana’s last World Cup goal vs.Portugal at Brazil 2014.
FIFA World Cup Goal Poacher
Xherdan Shaqiri has now been directly involved in half of Switzerland’s 24 goals across their last 4 major tournaments-Euros & FIFA World Cup.
He has scored 8 goals and provided 4 assists.
Xherdan Shaqiri is now the 2nd Swiss player to play in 4 FIFA World Cups,after Valon Behrami;
South Africa 2010
Spain is now the 6th country to score 100 goals at the FIFA World Cup.
Dani Olmo will never forget this one.
The story of Switzerland’s goalscorer, Breel Embolo;
Born on 14 Feb,1997 in Yaoundé.
His parents separated when he was 5 yrs.
His mother moved to 🇫🇷 then later to Basel in 🇨🇭.
Started playing in🇨🇭
Scores his 1st #FIFAWorldCup goal.
Born in Cameroon but plays for Switzerland.
iconic #FIFAWorldCup moment as Breel Embolo scored his 1st ever World Cup goal without celebrating.
🇨🇲His parents still live in Cameroon.