Football fans stunned at what Ronaldo did straight after diving for Portugal vs Morocco

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Portugal look like they're heading to the last-16.

Cristiano Ronaldo's side defied the script against Spain, coming from behind to secure a priceless 3-3 draw courtesy of a stunning free-kick from their talisman.

And they managed to get their first win on the board, with Ronaldo scoring the only goal of the game in a 1-0 win v Morocco.

Portugal's main man now has four for the tournament after his diving header, but the European side were pretty woeful against their African opponents.

Bernardo Silva was dreadful, Joao Mario should have been taken off after half-time and Raphael Guerreiro made it obvious why Borussia Dortmund are looking to sell him.

It all fell on Ronaldo's shoulders and while he was instrumental in scoring the goal, he really let himself down with an embarrassing dive late in the second half.

This is the reason why some fans will always favour Lionel Messi...


It's a shocker and football fans were stunned by what Ronaldo did straight after tumbling to the floor.

For the first time in football history, the 33-year-old actually made a personal VAR request after diving.

If anything sums up modern football, then it's that.


If the rules had been followed, Ronaldo could have actually been shown a red card.

A dive, as we know, is a yellow and in the FIFA rules, it states players should also be cautioned if they make the VAR gesture.

If that had of happened, we might have just had the story of the World Cup.


As it was, Portugal and Ronaldo laboured to victory, condemning a spirited Morocco side to elimination.

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