Finishing 3rd in their group, and then winning a game in full time only once?
Yeah Portugal were fantastic..
They won, thats what matters.
EDER HIMSELF ADMITS HE SCORED BECAUSE RONALDO TOLD HIM TOO!
And these were no empty gestures, according to his team-mates. Already in the early hours of Sunday, this was being recorded as Ronaldo’s doing. "[Ronaldo] told me I would score the winning goal for the team," said Eder. "He gave me this strength, this energy and it was vital.”
So him being out in the finals is no excuse anmymore. He signle handedly willed that team to victory, both as player and as manager, coach and motivator int he finals.
Eurosport.com has called the trophy his "Maradona moment". He's entered a new tier.