Tag: Portugal

Joao Cancelo of Manchester City withdraws from Euro 2020, Portugal replaced him with Diogo Dalot

Joao Cancelo has tested positive for the dreaded coronavirus, hence, he would not be available for Portugal’s Euro 2020 opener against Hungary on Tuesday, June 15. The 27-year-old Manchester City defender was expected to be involved in the Group F game but had to withdraw from the entire competition which kicked off on June 11. […]

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Euro 2020: any of these teams will win the tournament

The Euro 2020 will kick off on June 11 across 12 different countries in Europe. The host counties include Azerbaijan, Denmark, England, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Netherlands, Republic of Ireland, Romania, Russia, Scotland, and Spain. One interesting part of this forthcoming edition of the competition is that almost all the teams are blessed with some brilliant […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo’s captain armband which was thrown on the pitch was sold for 64,000 euros

The captain armband Cristiano Ronaldo angrily threw on the pitch towards the end of a FIFA World Cup qualification match between Portugal and Serbia has been sold for 64,000 euros. On March 27, 2021, Cristiano Ronaldo led Portugal to play against Serbia, unfortunately for the 5-time Ballon d’Or winner, he scored a goal towards the […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal Redeems Himself after captain armband scandal

Cristiano Ronaldo was able to redeem himself in the FIFA World Cup qualification round by scoring one of the goals in Portugal’s 3-1 victory over Luxembourg on Tuesday, March 30, 2021. The match was Ronaldo’s first appearance after the qualification game between Portugal and Serbia where he had the opportunity to score the last-minute goal […]

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Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal speaks after ripping off his armband and leaving the pitch for a disallowed goal

Cristiano Ronaldo could not believe that his last-minute goal against Serbia on Saturday night, March 27, 2021, was not allowed and he decided to protest against the outcome of the game. The 36-year-old Portuguese football icon was almost the hero of the night when his country faced a determined Serbian team in a FIFA World […]

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Azerbaijan almost stun Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal

Azerbaijan almost stunned the reigning European champions Portugal in a World Cup qualification match played on Wednesday, March 24. The fact that Cristiano Ronaldo was actively involved in the game almost did not change much throughout 90 minutes of football. Azerbaijan slipped before Portugal could have a reason to celebrate in the game. Cristiano Ronaldo […]

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