Cristiano Ronaldo, during a match


Cristiano explains his anger at being replaced and points to the press

Published:18/11/2019 - 14:26h

Updated:18/11/2019 - 14:54h

Cristiano Ronaldo recently made headlines for his anger after being replaced. The Portuguese explained it and blamed the media for the controversy generated

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After the victory of the selection of Portugal against the one of Luxembourg (0-2) that guaranteeed the presence of the picture luso in the Eurocopa of 2020, Cristiano Ronaldo attended to the media that had attended to the Stade Josy Barthel and one of the appearances that commented were his enfados in the last parties that played with the Juventus of Turín after being substituted.

The Portuguese forward ensures that it understood the changes, since it does not find to the one hundred by one hundred physically. "In the last three weeks come playing conditioned. It does not like me be substituted, but come playing conditioned and tried to help to the Juve. I understand the changes, was not well. In these two parties with Portugal neither was to 100%. But have a lot of pride in sacrificing me by the selection or by me club", explained.

"There was not controversial, the means created it"

Besides, Cristiano Ronaldo aimed to the media like the culprits of the controversy generated as a result of the subject. "There was not controversial, you created it. The Inter is to two points of us and sacrificed me to help to the team, to the equal that also did it with the selection, that needed to win these two parties", commented.

Nevertheless, the ariete luso recognised that maybe it would have to have informed to the press of his physical problems. "In my career, never had grave injuries, am used to to do between 50 and 60 parties, but am having some annoyances that prevent me be to 100%. Somebody would have to have spoken, especially the trainer or I same, but know that I do not am used to to speak a lot of with the press", said.

Portugal and the Eurocopa

On the other hand, Cristiano Ronaldo showed happy for having obtained the note for the final phase of the Eurocopa​ of the next summer. "The aim was to be in the Eurocopa and have attained it. But the fact that we have won in 2016 does not mean that we are favourite. We are a team to the that is difficult to win, but the favourites are others", manifested.

Besides, it showed pride by his homeland and by the titles that won with the combined luso. "I am Portuguese with a lot of pride. It did not change my nationality by any another. With Portugal, won a Europe and a Nations League", said, adding that "the records are to beat them and I will beat them", in referancia to happen of the 100 goals with the selection.

Finally, it complained of the conditions of the field in which it played against Luxembourg. "It is difficult to play in these fields. It was a patatal, do not know as it is possible to allow that it play in these conditions. It is bad for the players, for the fans and for the show", concluded.

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