In Portugal’s World Cup semifinal matchup with Switzerland, Cristiano Ronaldo was benched.
The 37-year-old has also cast a shadow over Fernando Santos’ team during their time in Qatar. He left Manchester United last month under a cloud.
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Portugal lead trainer Santos was discontent with the veteran’s response to being subbed towards the finish of Friday’s 2-1 misfortune to South Korea.
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Ronaldo claimed that the opponent player was the target of his anger.