Franco-Portuguese soccer fan Mesua was born in the Portuguese city of Chaves and has lived in Paris for 15 years. She is confident the country of her birth can take the European Championship with the help of its star player, Cristiano Ronaldo.
The Netherlands, finalists in 2010, will not be at the 2018 World Cup in Russia, despite a 2-0 win over Sweden on the night. France booked a ticket, while European champions Portugal scraped in at Switzerland's expense.
An incredible Champions League display has seen Cristiano Ronaldo equal yet another record. The Real Madrid forward made his professional debut in 2002 and has gone on to rack up some sensational statistics.
In Cristiano Ronaldo and Robert Lewandowski, Poland and Portugal boast two of the world’s deadliest strikers but neither the sides nor their star men have set Euro 2016 alight. That could all change on Thursday.
Eder's winning goal in the 109th minute secured Portugal's first-ever European Championship crown. They succeeded without Cristiano Ronaldo who limped off after 25 minutes of the final.
© 2017 Deutsche Welle |
Legal notice |
| Mobile version