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Nani and Moutinho train sights on trophy
22/06/2012 by UEFA.com
Nani said Portugal's quality and desire won through in the end against the Czech Republic, allowing him and João Moutinho to really start dreaming of UEFA EURO 2012 glory.João Moutinho and Nani are already looking ahead to a UEFA EURO 2012 semi-final against either Spain or France next Wednesday in Donetsk after Cristiano Ronaldo's 79th-minute header earned Portugal victor... Full Story »
Czech Republic 0 Portugal 1: World-class Ronaldo roars into semis after nodding devastating decider
22/06/2012 by Dailymail
With each passing game, Cristiano Ronaldo’s influence on Euro 2012 grows and one of the planet’s supreme talents hauled his team into the last four with one of the most spellbinding individual performances of the competition so far.There are those who insist that, for all his remarkable gifts, Ronaldo remains a player who too often fails to bring his best game to the mos... Full Story »
Ronaldo fires Portugal into Euro semis
22/06/2012 by ESPNSTAR.com
Cristiano Ronaldo headed Portugal into the semi-finals of the European Championships at the expense of the Czech Republic in Warsaw.The Real Madrid forward had twice hit the woodwork and seen his side have a goal chalked out for offside before he arrived on cue in the six-yard box to nod in Joao Moutinho's cross on 79 minutes.The Czechs - with captain Tomas Rosicky, th... Full Story »
EURO 2012: Czech Republic vs Portugal
21/06/2012 by BBC Sport
Czech Republic captain Tomas Rosicky remains a doubt with the Achilles injury he picked up against Greece in the second group match.He did return to training on Wednesday but Daniel Kolar is again on standby to deputise, as he did against Poland.Portugal duo Bruno Alves and Raul Meireles both appear to have overcome the knocks picked up against the Dutch.Head coach Paolo Bent... Full Story »
You’re wrong, Ron
21/06/2012 by The Sun
CRITICS ... Cristiano RonaldoTOMAS ROSICKY has taunted Cristiano Ronaldo claiming: You don’t defend.The quarter-finals get under way tonight with Portugal facing the Czech Republic in a clash of styles.Superstar Ronaldo’s talent overshadows the tie and, as usual, the Portuguese pin-up divides opinion.Ronaldo’s team-mates claim he is unrivalled on a pitch while his critic... Full Story »
Czech boss Bilek insists his underdogs can upset Ronaldo and Co in Warsaw
21/06/2012 by Dailymail
Czech Republic coach Michal Bilek firmly believes his side can beat Portugal in the opening Euro 2012 quarter-final in Warsaw provided they repeat their recent performances.The Czechs go into the encounter as underdogs but boosted by the news that Arsenal midfielder Tomas Rosicky will feature having recovered from an achilles tendon injury.Rosicky suffered the injury in hi... Full Story »
Portugal have a national team called Cristiano Ronaldo, says Queiroz
19/06/2012 by Goal.com
The former Manchester United assistant coach says that the entire Seleccao are in trouble when the Real Madrid star cannot perform well for the national teamFormer Portugal coach Carlos Queiroz believes that the national side are over-dependent on star player Cristiano Ronaldo.two goals in what was his best performance to date at Euro 2012. And as Portugal prepare for thei... Full Story »
Nani worried about United future as contract talks stall over £120k-a-week demand
19/06/2012 by Dailymail
Nani is increasingly worried over his future and has admitted to friends that he is upset not to have heard anything from Manchester United about a new deal while he has been at Euro 2012. The Portugal winger wants £120,000 a week but no agreement has been reached and he continues to be linked with Juventus. United are monitoring FC Porto's Colombia forward James Rodriguez... Full Story »
Portuguese press hail 'brilliant' Ronaldo
18/06/2012 by YAHOO Sport
Portugal's press hailed Cristiano Ronaldo on Monday for his two goals against the Netherlands that took the national side through to the Euro 2012 quarter-finals."Great Portugal, brilliant Ronaldo," the leading sports daily A Bola said. "With Cristiano Ronaldo playing like that, no-one will stop Portugal," the newspaper said, describing the Real Madrid star's performance a... Full Story »
Veloso: Portugal are united - Head coach expects tough clash against Czechs
18/06/2012 by Sky Sport
Miguel Veloso: The midfielder praises Portuguese defendingPortugal midfielder Miguel Veloso hailed his side's display as they overcame Holland to reach the quarter-finals of Euro 2012.The Dutch were outplayed for large spells and a double from captain Cristiano Ronaldo inspired the Portuguese to a 2-1 victory, sending the 2010 World Cup finalists out of th... Full Story »