Nordin Amrabat angry with referee after he ‘asked for Cristiano Ronaldo’s shirt’

Morocco’s Watford midfielder Nordin Amrabat has made the extraordinary claim that match referee Mark Geiger asked Cristiano Ronaldo for his shirt during Wednesday’s game. Amrabat – who played despite suffering concussion in his country’s opening World Cup game last week- told Dutch TV after Morocco’s defeat to Portugal: ‘I do not know what he is

Continue Reading →

Ronaldo is not considering Portugal retirement

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo is not thinking about retiring from international football after signing a new five-year contract at Real Madrid. Ronaldo is his country’s most-capped and highest-scoring player and was part of a Portugal side that won a first major trophy at Euro 2016 in July. The three-time Ballon d’Or winner is now tied

Continue Reading →

Renato Sanches Withdrawn From Portugal Squad

Renato Sanches has pulled out of the Portugal squad through injury, Bayern Munich have confirmed. The 19-year-old was named in Fernando Santos’ selection for an international friendly against Gibraltar and a World Cup qualifier against Switzerland, despite a muscle injury. Bayern announced Sanches has now been withdrawn from the squad and will continue to build

Continue Reading →