Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on successful back-to-back European Championships with Portugal this summer season.
Fernando Santos’ aspect are among the many favourites to retain their crown 5 years on, with a squad full of high quality, and are hoping to affix Spain in being the one different nation to win successive European Championships.
Cristiano Ronaldo is concentrating on back-to-back European Championships with Portugal this yr
The Portuguese famous person guided his aspect to a primary ever Euros glory 5 years in the past
‘I’ve spoken earlier than about what an necessary second that European Football Championship win was for the Portuguese workforce, and for the nation,’ stated Ronaldo, who’s presently an Official Global Brand Ambassador for LiveScore.
‘We have been so proud to have the ability to convey the trophy dwelling. It was very emotional.
‘To win it once more can be unimaginable, and naturally we go to the event with that as our ambition, we’ve got workforce but in addition we all know there are plenty of very robust groups there.’
That night in Paris was bittersweet for Ronaldo after he suffered a match-ending harm within the first half.
Portugal’s remaining win was bittersweet for Ronaldo (proper) who got here off injured within the first-half
The 36-year-old normally thrives on being the principle man, however despite the fact that he has led his golf equipment to lots of the high trophies during the last 15 years, he ranks successful Euro 2016 as his most pleasing piece of silverware.
‘Well, the beginning of the European Football Championship 2016 was going properly for me however then I used to be unhappy as a result of I obtained injured (within the remaining in opposition to France).
‘By the top of the match I used to be crying with happiness. I skilled three sorts of emotions and feelings in that recreation, however on the finish of the day it was unbelievable what I felt. It might be a very powerful trophy that I’ve gained in my life.’