“Ronaldo is a player who scores 50 goals a season” – Fernando Santos defends Cristiano Ronaldo
Fernando Santos defends Cristiano Ronaldo for neglecting to score as Portugal edged past Albania 1-0 on Monday, assuring the Madrid star played through the torment frontier in the Euro 2016 qualifier. Portuguese captain, played the whole Euro 2016 qualifier, however, it took an injury time score from Miguel Veloso for Portugal to get the win and extend their team I prompt three points.
Cristiano has now gone four games without a goal since 2015-16 start – and missed an obvious open door against Albania – however Santos is not worried about his forward’s fruitless streak.
“He’s a player who scores 50 goals a season, so it’s not miraculous that it causes some unease when he goes a couple match without score a goal,” Santos said.
“He demonstrated an extraordinary, pacifying soul in light of the fact that he was encountering some irritation, however, gave everything in the match. The goals will come. Some of the time tension has influence in halting goals being scored, however, he’s simply sparing himself up for the correct time.”
Victory over Denmark in October would guarantee capability for Portugal and Santos is wishing they treat the amusement like a do-or-pass on the conflict.
“We need to provoke Denmark like it’s a last,” he said. “Win is constantly imperative. We made a critical stride, yet nothing is chosen. We played well against a decent Albania team, however, the team constantly trusted and we wound up being cheerful.”
Regardless of the brilliant form of Ronaldo for Madrid team in last season, when he scored 61 goals overall rivalries, Ronaldo has neglected to score in four games – two La Liga matches and two international fixings for Portugal – since the start of the 2015/16 campaign.
Do you think Ronaldo can score 50 goals in this season?