Russian national team midfielder Denis Cheryshev successfully put himself in line with the superstar from Portugal Cristiano Ronaldo.
In the 2018 World Cup tournament, Cheryshev’s total goal is equal to that of Real Madrid. Both Cheryshev and Ronaldo both collected three goals.
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The difference, Ronaldo has three goals after scoring a hat trick to the Spanish goal in the first game of Portugal. While Cheryshev packed three goals in two games.
Cheryshev scored twice as Russia defeated Arab Sadi 5-0 in the opening match. In the game Cheryshev is a substitute.
The former Real Madrid player replaced injured Alan Dzagoev in the 24th minute. Towards the first half of the game ended, Cheryshev breaking Saudi Arabia’s goal 43 minutes using bait Roman Zobnin.
Cheryshev’s goal-scorer grew after scoring a spectacular goal with his left foot on at one extra minute of second-half time. The goal was a fourth for Russia against Saudi Arabia.
Kewemilangan Cheryshev makes Russian coach Stanislav Salamovich play it as a starter against Egypt. Salamovich’s decision was proven, Cheryshev again proved its quality.
Now, 27-year-old Cheryshev is poised for competition to the World Cup top scorer title. Cheryshev is the only winger in the top five top scorers while the World Cup.
Four other players are pure strikers. In addition to Ronaldo, there are also Diego Costa, Harry Kane, and Romelu Lukaku who each have packed two goals.