Cristiano Ronaldo has expressed his public reaction to the last gasp shock inflicted by Serbia in the World Cup qualifiers with a message to his followers. In an Instagram post, the Portuguese skipper has shared his disappointment with the result but wowed that the team will come back stronger and seal a place at next year’s Qatar World Cup.
” Football has shown us time and time again that, at times, it is the most winding paths that lead to the most desired outcomes. Yesterday’s result was tough, but not enough to get us down. The objective of being present at the 2022 World Cup is still very much alive and we know what we have to do to get there. No excuses. Portugal heading to Qatar.” the player posted.
The visitors Serbia stunned Portugal in Lisbon on Sunday evening as they came from a goal behind to win 2-1 late on at the Estadio da Luz condemning the home side to the playoffs to be held in March next year.