Portugal

November 30, 2022
November 30, 2022

Ronaldo misses Portugal training ahead of South Korea clash

Cristiano Ronaldo did not train with his Portugal team-mates on Wednesday ahead of their final World Cup group game against South Korea.

November 28, 2022
November 28, 2022

Portugal 2-2 Uruguay: What’s your prediction?

Portugal could qualify early for the next phase of the World Cup with a game remaining if they beat Uruguay on Monday, a task probably much easier said than done.

November 27, 2022
November 27, 2022

'I wouldn't take chewing gum from Ronaldo'

Portugal players idolise Cristiano Ronaldo, with many saying it is a "dream" to play with him, but young forward Goncalo Ramos joked on Saturday that he wouldn't accept a piece of chewing gum from his compatriot.

November 24, 2022
November 24, 2022

The Ronaldo conundrum

Cristiano Ronaldo’s astonishing record speaks for itself: 117 goals in 191 appearances for Portugal mean the 37-year-old remains all-but undroppable for Fernando Santos as the 2016 European champions gear up for their challenge in Qatar.

November 24, 2022
November 24, 2022

Portugal 2-1 Ghana: What’s your prediction?

Portugal will be keen to let their football do the talking when they face Ghana in their World Cup opener on Thursday amid controversy over Cristiano Ronaldo's comments about Manchester United and tensions between the squad and the media.

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

Portugal will not be distracted by Ronaldo's Man Utd saga, coach say

Portugal will not be distracted by the drama surrounding captain Cristiano Ronaldo's acrimonious departure from Manchester United, coach Fernando Santos said on Wednesday, a day before their World Cup opener against Ghana.

November 20, 2022
November 20, 2022

Ronaldo will be 'phenomenal' at World Cup, says Neves

Ronaldo will be 'phenomenal' at World Cup, says Neves Cristiano Ronaldo enters the World Cup under a cloud of controversy but his Portugal team-mate Ruben Neves believes the forward will have a "phenomenal" tournament.

November 18, 2022
November 18, 2022

Ronaldo very optimistic about Portugal's World Cup chances

Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo believes his country has an excellent group of players and they are capable of doing well in the World Cup in Qatar.

November 17, 2022
November 17, 2022

Ronaldo to miss World Cup warm-up friendly

Portugal striker Cristiano Ronaldo is suffering a stomach bug and will be left out of the team's World Cup warm-up friendly against Nigeria on Thursday, according to his coach Fernando Santos.

June 6, 2022
June 6, 2022

'I will repeat that Ronaldo is the best player in the world'

Portugal boss Fernando Santos does not know what else can be said about Cristiano Ronaldo after his starring role in Sunday's Nations League win over Switzerland.