Portugal will be boosted by the return of Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo in 2019.
Cristiano Ronaldo vowed to return to the Portugal setup in 2019 after skipping his nation’s matches following the World Cup.
Ronaldo, 33, opted against adding to his 154 caps after Russia 2018, instead preferring to settle at Juventus.
But the superstar forward, who has scored 15 goals in 24 games for Juve, said he would be back in Portugal colours in 2019.
“In 2019 I intend to be back at the disposal of the coaching staff,” Ronaldo told Record.
In their six games after the World Cup, Portugal won three and drew three, booking a spot in the Nations League Finals.