Portuguese professional footballer who plays as a forward and captains the Portugal national team, Cristiano Ronaldo has lost prominence in the Quinas, and fans are turning against him, calling for his substitution.
The five-time Ballon d’Or awards winner is having a hard time assimilating to the decline of his career.
Cristiano Ronaldo without a club after his forced departure from Man United arrived at the World Cup 2022 wrapped in a mantle of controversies.
In addition to alleged bad relations with some of his dressing room colleagues, the Portuguese fans have also begun on him. The same people who were fond of their idol not long ago.
In a survey conducted by the newspaper A Bola, 70% of the participants demand that he start on the bench for the Quinas in their knockout round against Switzerland.
The former Manchester United player’s performance at the ongoing World Cup has been disappointing and he has just one goal to his name.
Cristiano Ronaldo has lost the support of his supporters and is no longer untouchable on the pitch, where Fernando Santos has substituted him in each of the three matches he has played in the ongoing World Cup.