Cristiano Ronaldo says he has no plans to retire anytime soon.© Twitter
Cristiano Ronaldo has set his sights on reaching Euro 2024 and the Portugal and Manchester United forward says he has no plans to retire anytime soon. “My journey isn’t over yet, you’ll have to stick with ‘Cris’ for a while longer,” says Ronaldo on Tuesday, after receiving honors at the Portuguese football federation’s (FPF) Quinas de Ouro award in Lisbon for being the national team’s all-time leading scorer. “I want to be a part of the World Cup and the Euros… I feel very motivated. My ambitions are huge,” the 37-year-old said.
Ronaldo has scored 117 goals in 189 appearances for Portugal and is hoping to play in the 10th major international tournament for his country at Qatar 2022.
The striker’s brace against the Republic of Ireland in September 2021 allowed him to overtake the great Ali Daei of Iran with 109 goals to become the record international goalscorer.
Ronaldo ended up staying at Manchester United this summer despite speculation he would switch clubs, and despite being benched for Premier League games, he scored in the match. the team’s final in Moldova minnows FC Sheriff in the Europa League.
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