There were reports that Ronaldo threatened to leave the club after he had an outburst with the head coach. The former Manchester United player cleared the air on his official Instagram account to clear the air, he said the team is too united to be broken by external forces.
A group too united to be broken by external forces. A nation too brave to be intimidated by any adversary. A team in the true sense of the word, that will fight for the dream until the end! Take a leap of faith with us! Come on, Portugal!
The Portuguese Football Association also released a statement on Thursday, December 8th, 2022 to clear the air about the situation in its camp. According to the reports, the claim that Ronaldo wanted to leave the team after an outburst with the head coach was false.
Reports claiming Cristiano Ronaldo threatened to leave the national team during a conversation with Fernando Santos are not true. FPF clarifies that at no time did Cristiano threaten to leave the national team in Qatar.