2022-11-25 14:43:44

Cristiano Ronaldo tries to cheer up Portugal team-mate Diogo Costa after almost costly late error

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Daily Mail
By Lee Davey

Cristiano Ronaldo leapt to the defence of Portugal goalkeeper Diogo Costa after his blunder almost gifted Ghana an equaliser in added time.

The Porto shot stopper rolled the ball out in his box thinking he was alone before panic struck.

Unbeknownst to him, Ghana forward Inaki Williams was lurking and the Athletic Bilbao star stole the ball with just Costa to beat.

Luckily for Portugal, Williams slipped as he attempted to shoot under Costa's challenge and his tame effort was eventually cleared away.

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