After Serbia-Portugal (2-2) this Saturday as part of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers, Cristiano Ronaldo posted a message on Instagram.
A reaction from the attack of Juve after the enormous controversy and his great anger over a refused goal … when he had crossed the line.
Cristiano Ronaldo took a few minutes to breathe, time to relieve the pressure. The Juve striker then wrote a message on his Instagram account, after Portugal’s draw against Serbia this Saturday (2-2), as part of the 2022 World Cup qualifiers. A meeting marked by heated controversy in the last few seconds.
“Being captain of the Portugal team is one of the greatest pride, one of the greatest privileges of my life, notes CR7. I give my all and will always give my all for my country. That will never change. But there are tough times to deal with, especially when we feel like an entire nation is affected. Let’s raise our heads to face the next challenge now. Go Portugal. “
While he thought to give the victory to the Seleçao in the last moments of additional time by scoring on a splendid pass from Nuno Mendes, Cristiano Ronaldo saw his goal be refused. Furious, the former Real Madrid player received a yellow card for protest and threw his armband on the lawn.
Mitrovic threw himself over the line in an attempt to get the ball out but the footage shows that the ball had crossed the line, contrary to the decision taken by the referee. A referee who has also apologized to the coach, as Fernando Santos explained to the Portuguese media.