October 3, 2022

‘I nonetheless really feel motivated… my path within the nationwide group just isn’t over’: Cristiano Ronaldo confirms ambition to play for Portugal at Euro 2024 – when he might be 39-years-old!

  • The World Cup might be Cristiano Ronaldo’s tenth main worldwide match
  • The ahead has scored 117 targets in 189 caps for Portugal and gained Euro 2016
  • However he insists that his days with the nationwide group are removed from completed but
  • Euro 2024 will happen in Germany and qualifying begins in March subsequent yr
  • Click on right here for all the newest World Cup 2022 information and updates

Cristiano Ronaldo has confirmed his want to proceed enjoying worldwide soccer past this yr’s World Cup and hopes to function at Euro 2024. 

The 37-year-old will captain Portugal in Qatar this winter, which might be his tenth main worldwide match. 

He has earned 189 senior caps and netted 117 targets – making him the very best scorer in males’s worldwide soccer historical past. 

Cristiano Ronaldo has confirmed his ambition to play on the 2024 European Championships

The Portuguese Soccer Federation held their annual Quinas de Ouro awards ceremony on Tuesday evening and Ronaldo picked up an honorary accolade for being his nation’s document objective scorer.  

In his acceptance speech, the ahead insisted that his time with the nationwide group is much from completed.   

‘I hope to be part of the Federation for a couple of extra years,’ Ronaldo mentioned. ‘I nonetheless really feel motivated, my ambition is excessive. My path within the nationwide group just isn’t over. We now have many high quality children. I might be on the World Cup and I wish to be on the European.’

‘I’m proud to obtain an award of this magnitude. I by no means thought that at some point I might obtain it. I thank everybody who was essential in my profession. It has been an extended street, however I want to say that my street just isn’t over but.’ 

Ronaldo might be 39 years previous by the point Euro 2024 takes place in Germany. Qualifying begins in March 2023.  

The ahead scored three targets as Portugal gained the European Championships in 2016, however was famously substituted simply 25 minutes into the ultimate as he suffered an harm. 

It has been a tricky season at Manchester United for Ronaldo after he failed to force an exit

It has been a tough season at Manchester United for Ronaldo after he did not drive an exit

He’ll equal the document for probably the most World Cup finals appeared in when he options in Qatar. Portugal tackle Ghana, Uruguay and South Korea in Group H. 

It has been a tough season at membership stage for Ronaldo after he did not drive by means of a transfer away from Manchester United in the summertime. 

New supervisor Erik ten Hag has solely began the 37-year-old as soon as within the Premier League and he solely scored his first objective of the marketing campaign from the penalty spot towards Sheriff Tiraspol within the Europa League final week.