Portugal defeated Uruguay to reach the last 16 of the World Cup | The Guardian Nigeria News

Uruguay’s No.21 forward Edinson Cavani (L) fights for the ball with Portugal’s No.20 defender Joao Cancelo during the group H of the Qatar 2022 World Cup soccer match between Portugal and Uruguay at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail north of Doha November 28, 2022 .(Photo by PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA / AFP) Read More: Portugal … Read more

Retired referee commits penalty errors in Ghana’s defeat by Portugal

Retired England referee Mike Dean questioned the referee in Ghana’s 3-2 defeat by Portugal at the 2022 World Cup on Thursday night. The post-referee penalty in Ghana’s loss to Portugal first appeared in The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News. Read More: Retired referee commits penalty errors in Ghana’s defeat by Portugal The … Read more

The problem with Nigerian football – Sport – The Guardian Nigeria News – Nigeria and World News

I look at the ongoing games in Qatar but only think of my country Nigeria. As of this writing, the last African team, Ghana, have just played their first game and lost to Portugal, one of the teams considered favorites to win the FIFA World Cup. It was a close game that spoke volumes. Nigeria … Read more

Ronaldo will be ‘phenomenal’ at the World Cup, says Neves | The Guardian Nigeria News

Cristiano Ronaldo enters the World Cup amid a cloud of controversy but his Portuguese team-mate Ruben Neves believes the forward will have a ‘phenomenal’ tournament. The superstar, reduced to a marginal role at Manchester United this season, lashed out at his club and United manager Erik ten Hag in a TV interview last week. The … Read more

No Ronaldo, no problem as Portugal beat Nigeria in World Cup tuning | The Guardian Nigeria News

Talisman Cristiano Ronaldo was absent through illness but Bruno Fernandes’ brace helped Portugal defeat Nigeria in a 4-0 friendly win on Thursday. Fernando Santos Portugal warmed up for the World Cup with a win in Lisbon, although preparations for the game were marred by an explosive interview with Ronaldo earlier in the week. The 37-year-old … Read more