Cristiano Ronaldo will go on to engage in right until at minimum 2024, the Manchester United star has confirmed.
Ronaldo has disclosed that he designs to play for Portugal at Euro 2024, at which stage he will be 39 several years aged.
What did Ronaldo say about retiring?
“I hope to keep on getting component of the Portuguese worldwide setup for a couple of a lot more a long time,” Ronaldo mentioned.
“I experience determined, my ambition is high.
“I am in a team with younger people today, I want to be in the Planet Cup but also in the future European Championships.”
Ronaldo is set to captain his country at the 2022 World Cup in Qatar, which kicks off in November.
The 37-year-old will element in his tenth significant worldwide tournament of his career, with his initial getting way back again at Euro 2004 on house soil as a teen.
Cristiano since went on to grow to be one particular of the greatest gamers in background and the maximum international scorer of all time with 117 goals in 189 online games.
This week Ronaldo was rewarded for getting the top international scorer at the Quinas de Oura in his dwelling country. He was offered with a distinctive award.
“I am happy to acquire an award of such magnitude,” he said.
“I never believed I could realize it. It has been a very long street but I would like to say that my journey is not over however. There is still a tiny much more of Cristiano left.”
Some experienced questioned whether Ronaldo would retire from international football – or even football entirely – right after the Earth Cup is over.
The attacker has lost his spot in the Manchester United starting XI and has featured primarily from the bench in the Leading League this season.
He has scored just a single goal in all competitions and he issued a transfer request this earlier summertime. He is probable to look for a different club once again when the January transfer window opens.