Ronaldo on the future in the Portuguese national team: if there is a desire to play more, I will do it
MOSCOW, 28 Mar – Cristiano Ronaldo, the striker of the English “Manchester United” and the Portuguese national football team, answering the question whether the 2022 World Cup will be his last (if the Portuguese enter the tournament), said that he would play as long as he felt the desire to do so.
The Portuguese national team in the play-off tournament for reaching the final of the 2022 World Cup defeated the Turkish team (3:1) and on Tuesday will meet with the national team of North Macedonia for the right to play in the World Cup in Qatar.
“I see a lot of people asking the same question,” Ronaldo, 37, quoted by the Record, said. if not, I won’t play I live one day, what tomorrow will only god knows I enjoy football and still feel useful to both the club and the national team I have always been in charge of my life and that’s what I will continue to do.”
Ronaldo in March surpassed the record of Austrian and Czechoslovak striker Josef Bitsan for the number of goals (805) in a professional career.
Ronaldo is the 2016 European Champion and the 2019 UEFA Nations League Champion with Portugal.