Twitter Exploded after the intense match, where Portugal captain Ronaldo's spectacular play which earned his team a draw against Spain.
Ronaldo scored the opening goal after four minutes as he converted a penalty. On 25th minute Diego Costa managed to level the score, but Ronaldo scored his second just before half time. On 55th minute Costa equalized the score — just before defender Nacho hit a right-footed strike from distance to give Spain the lead. The battle was decided by Ronaldo's amazing hat-trick, which earn his team a deserved draw and made him the first player to score hat-trick at 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia.
Most of the Twitter users were simply amazed by Ronaldo's sublime hat-trick at the end of the match.
Many people just started meming on Ronaldo's amazing game and the Spanish team's goalkeeper de Gea.
Some joked about the fact that earlier Spanish authorities handed 2-year suspended prison sentence and €18.8Mln tax bill penalty to Ronaldo.
Given a 2 years suspended prison sentence and €18 million fine for tax evasion by Spanish authorities.— Dipta Messi Roshan (@beingdipta) June 15, 2018
Scores hattrick Against Spain in the World Cup.
Ronaldo: Hold My Beer 🍻#PORESP #WorldCup pic.twitter.com/wVoiFZpx69
Cristiano Ronaldo, today so far.— Ali (@RoyMustang786) June 15, 2018
— Given two years suspended prison sentence and fined over €18 million for tax evasion by Spanish authorities.
— Scores a hat-trick against Spain in the evening.
It's Ronaldo against #ESP 😂 #PORESP #POR
But most people just enjoyed a spectacular game.
The match took place at the 44,000-seater Fisht Stadium in Sochi just a day after the FIFA World Cup kicked off in Moscow, which will continue until July 15 across 11 Russian cities.