Sports Desk, Arfin Shobuz, Staff Reporter, Dhaka Office: Alltimenews.com:- Ronaldo joins Portugal schooling camp, Real Madrid megastar Cristiano Ronaldo joined Portugal’s camp in Cascais on Monday afternoon, eleven days earlier than his u . S .’s World Cup opener against Spain.
The European Champions take on Algeria on Thursday in their final warm-up game in Lisbon’s Estadio da Luz boosted by means of Ronaldo’s presence.
Ronaldo published a photo on his twitter account sporting the No. 7 jersey with the message: “The international is watching.
Let’s go to paintings.”
Portugal struggled with out the 5-time Ballon d’Or winner in Saturday’s goalless draw towards Belgium that observed their 2-2 stalemate with Tunisia.
“The nice will increase having the first-rate participant in the global with us however the demand remains the same,” said Portugal midfielder Joao Moutinho in Monday’s news conference.
“We have a whole group now. He is an brought value. We have the satisfactory within the global with us and we need to research and evolve with him.”
The 5-time Ballon d’Or winner become given time without work after assisting Real Madrid elevate the Champions League trophy for the 1/3 consecutive season — and fourth time in five years — following a 3-1 win over Liverpool on May 26 in Kiev.
The 33-yr-old cast doubt over his future at Madrid after the identify recreation, speakme approximately his time at the club in the past anxious.
Portugal’s all-time pinnacle scorer, Ronaldo scored forty four goals in 44 appearances in all competitions for Los Blancos this beyond season and is underneath settlement with the Spanish giants till June 2021.
Moutinho, who’s at the books at Monaco, does now not believe transfer speculation will have an effect on Ronaldo.
“It does now not affect him nor will it have an effect on any of the gamers,” Mourinho stated. “We are focused on what we need to do within the country wide team. We are targeting that and now not on speculation regarding what a player will or will not do.”
Portugal, coached by Fernando Santos, will also take on Morocco and Iran in Group B.
Sports Desk, Alltimenews.com