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RUMOUR: Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo is OUT of the World Cup [Best Tweets]
- June 18, 2014
News is sweeping social media on Wednesday that Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo is OUT of the World Cup.
The news comes on the back of a report from Spanish daily El Confidencial that claimed if Cristiano Ronaldo doesn’t take a two month period to rest his injured knee he could damage and risk his career.
Ronaldo missed most of training with Portugal on Wednesday, and now people are awaiting for the official confirmation.
The news is a great boost for American fans who face the Selecao on Sunday night in Manaus.
The best tweets on the rumour Cristiano Ronaldo is out of the World Cup are below.
Rumours – unconfirmed may I add – here in press centres in Brazil that Cristiano Ronaldo is out of the World Cup.
— Ewan MacKenna (@EwanMacKenna) June 18, 2014
Ronaldo's WC in balance, sat out most of training and doc quoted saying if he play so. I will end career. Great shame for him & tournament
— Paul Kelso (@pkelso) June 18, 2014
Cristiano Ronaldo fans after hearing that he might be out of the World Cup with a injury. pic.twitter.com/rhHRyWnZe7
— World Cup Jokes (@WorldCupJokes) June 18, 2014
Rumours that Ronaldo can't play again this World Cup are not true. (via @sportschau)
— Sandra Goldschmidt (@SanBorussia) June 18, 2014
— Sportschau (@sportschau) June 18, 2014