Europe Euro 2024 : Cristiano Ronaldo leads Portugal’s squad for tournament

39-year old Cristiano Ronaldo is included in Portugal squad for Euro 2024 in Germany by head coach Roberto Martinez.

The five-time Ballon d’or is no longer playing in a competitive league nearly two years now.

However, his figures in Saudi Arabia are still elite for a player of his age.

Cristiano Ronaldo Indeed scored 33 goals and provided 11 assists with Al-Nassr this season in Saudi Pro League and was the joint top scorer of the Euro 2024 qualifiers with Romelu Lukaku (10 goals each).

His main goal is to win a second European Championship with the Seleçao after that of 2016 under Fernando Santos.

Portugal is located in Group F alongside Georgia, Turkey and Czech Republic which will be his first opponent on June 17 in the competition.

Portugal squad for Euro 2024

Goalkeepers: Diogo Costa (FC Porto), José Sá (Wolverhampton Wanderers FC) e Rui Patrício (AS Roma);

Defenders: António Silva (SL Benfica), Danilo Pereira (PSG), Diogo Dalot (Manchester United), Gonçalo Inácio (Sporting CP), João Cancelo (FC Barcelona), Nélson Semedo (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Nuno Mendes (PSG), Pepe (FC Porto), Rúben Dias (Manchester City

Midfielders: Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United), João Neves (SL Benfica), João Palhinha (Fulham FC), Otávio Monteiro (Al Nassr), Rúben Neves (Al-Hilal), Vitinha (PSG)

Forwards: Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Cristiano Ronaldo (Al Nassr), Diogo Jota (Liverpool FC), Francisco Conceição (FC Porto), Gonçalo Ramos (PSG), João Félix (FC Barcelona), Pedro Neto (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Rafael Leão (AC Milan).


Aimé ATTI

Aimé ATTI is a bilingual journalist who breathes football and shares his passion on Africa Top Sports

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