Who is Portugal’s first-choice penalty-taker at the World Cup?

Cristiano Ronaldo kissing the ball before placing it on the penalty spot
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Inevitably, Cristiano Ronaldo is Portugal's penalty taker for World Cup 2022 - self-belief has always been a vital attribute for any penalty taker to possess and few have as much confidence as the forward. 

From a young age, the Portugal captain was determined to be one of the world’s best players and devoted his life to turning that dream into reality. A wealth of team and individual honours, including five Ballons d’Or, have followed for Ronaldo who has cemented his reputation as one of the greatest of all time.

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