Cristiano Ronaldo says he and his Portugal staff-mates are prepared for their Confederations Cup semi-closing showdown with Chile on tonight.
the real Madrid big name has been in glowing form in Russia this summer time, however the actual arduous work starts after they face the Copa america winners in Kazan.
There have been a number of photographs fired between the 2 camps in the construct-up, but when Ronaldo’s newest Twitter snap is the rest to head through, Portugal are ready for war. The captain posted a picture of him and his crew-mates posing for the digital camera as they put of their ultimate preparations in coaching, alongside the caption ‘prepared for day after today’.
Fernando Santos’ facet have been the usage of Rubin Kazan’s training base in the west of Russia, in the same metropolis as their semi-last is ready to take place.
Ronaldo was entrance and centre right through the latest session on Tuesday, and the squad looked targeted as they were put via their paces. the latest motivation for Ronaldo and his Portugal colleagues came from the mouth of Chile’s Arturo Vidal, who despatched a scathing message to the Madrid man this week.
i have already informed my Bayern Munich crew-mate [and Germany international] Joshua Kimmich that we will be able to meet again within the remaining!’
Arturo Vidal had asserted on Tuesday that his crew will overcome Portugal in the FIFA Confederations Cup semi-final and meet reigning World Cup champions Germany within the title conflict on July 2.
Vidal alternatively, has allayed any fears beforehand of the critical tie, putting forward that the 4-time Ballon d’Or winner won’t be able to hold Portugal to the final. Vidal additionally lashed out on the Portuguese celebrity, announcing he does no longer exist for him. “Cristiano is a smart ass. For me he does now not exist,” Vidal stated.