Portugal: Martinez praises Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Euro 2024

Portugal: Martinez praises Cristiano Ronaldo ahead of Euro 2024

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Author of a brace on Tuesday evening during Portugal's victory over Ireland (3-0) in a friendly match, Cristiano Ronaldo received praise from his coach Roberto Martino.

Cristiano Ronaldo, 39, is likely to play his last European Championship for Portugal. The five-time Ballon d'Or winner will be called up for the 2024 European Cup, which will be held in Germany, from June 14 to July 14. It is clear that the Al-Nasr player is determined to compete in a major tournament for the last time. On Tuesday evening, against Ireland (3-0) in a friendly match, the former Real Madrid player scored two goals.

XXL's performance earned him praise from his coach, Roberto Martinez. Facing reporters after the match, the Spanish technician praised his player.

“The first name I put in the starting lineup? I'm not thinking about that. Today I'm thinking about his commitment as a captain, which is incredible. I'm also thinking about his world-class finishing, and we've seen that twice. What I liked today was his work for the team. When When a player like him, who scored two goals, is in the penalty area and his first choice is to help his teammate, it shows the solidarity and spirit of this team.“, enthuses the Portuguese coach, quoted Maxifoot.

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