Ronaldo: Portugal in the Euro Will Make Surprise
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo, acknowledge the country is not the favorite team in Euro 2012. Nevertheless, he believes A Seleccao can create surprises.
Group of death in Portugal entered the European Cup title this year. They should directly compete with Germany, the Netherlands, and Denmark in Group B.
With a situation like that, to escape the group stage only Portugal had to work extra hard. Because, Germany and the Netherlands clearly more favored to advance to the quarterfinals.
Ronaldo admitted undaunted. Real Madrid striker is optimistic his team can look up in Polish-Ukrainian.
“Spain, Germany and the Netherlands are the favorites, but Portugal was able to create a surprise,” he said on Sky Sports.
“I dream of winning the title with Portugal and this year is possible,” he added.
“Our group is difficult and complicated, but the Netherlands and Germany was not able to be defeated. I respect their squad, but do not be afraid,” said Ronaldo.
“Our advantage is we face pressure of the lighter in the game match. They are the favorites,” said 27-year football player.