The decision to not play a FIFA World Cup match to Portugal’s captain Cristiano Ronaldo is still in the news after several days.
According to foreign media, a Portuguese newspaper wrote that Cristiano Ronaldo had considered leaving the team in a conversation with the team’s head coach, Fernando Santos.
According to foreign media, it has been reported in many places that Cristiano Ronaldo threatened to leave the Portugal team squad for the decision not to play in the match against Switzerland.
After this claim of the Portuguese newspaper, now Cristiano Ronaldo has given his response through social media.
Cristiano Ronaldo wrote in a message on Twitter that a nation is so brave that it cannot make itself afraid of any enemy.A team that will fight till the end for the dream, believe with us,” the star footballer wrote.
Apart from this, the Portugal Football Federation has also issued a statement on this issue.
The Portugal Football Federation rejected the claim regarding Cristiano Ronaldo’s threat, clarifying that Cristiano Ronaldo did not threaten to leave the team at any time during the World Cup in Qatar.
It should be noted that in the important match of the FIFA World Cup 2022, the Portugal team, which entered the field without the captain Ronaldo, made a place in the quarter-finals by defeating Switzerland by 6 goals to one.