Portugal beat Ghana 2-1 but both exit
Cristiano Ronaldo scored his first goal of the tournament as Portugal beat Ghana 2-1 in Brasilia on Thursday but both teams were eliminated from the World Cup.
CR7's World Cup hanging by a thread
World Player of the Year Cristiano Ronaldo's hopes of continuing in the World Cup are hanging by a thread and will depend on an unlikely combination of results in Thursday's Group...
Bento has no intention of resigning
Portugal coach Paulo Bento has no intention of resigning if his team fail to reach the last sixteen of the World Cup, he said on Wednesday.
I'm no hot-head - Portugal's Pepe
Portugal defender Pepe denied suggestions he was a hot-head and said it was still possible for this team to get through to the World Cup last 16, adding he believed in miracles.
Portugal’s Bento hanging on maths
Portugal are hanging on to a World Cup last-16 berth by their fingernails. They will however head into the final Group G match with Ghana certain that the US and Germany will not...
Varela strike keeps Portugal hopes alive
Silvestre Varela equalised in the dying seconds to earn Portugal a 2-2 draw against the United States in World Cup Group G on Sunday and keep alive their hopes of progressing into...
'Portugal must show they do not rely on Ronaldo'
Cristiano Ronaldo is the world's best player but should not be expected to win games on his own for Portugal, coach Paulo Bento said on Saturday amid relentless probing about the...
Ronaldo key to Portugal recovery
A wounded Portugal, still smarting from a 4-0 defeat by Germany, are fervently hoping that talismanic forward Cristiano Ronaldo is fit when they take on the US on Sunday.
Ronaldo looks fine - teammate Veloso
Portugal forward Cristiano Ronaldo is showing no signs of any trouble with his left knee and is jumping and shooting as usual, teammate Miguel Veloso said on Thursday.
One-match ban for Pepe, Pereira
Portugal defender Pepe and Uruguay defender Maximiliano Pereira were both suspended for one match at the 2014 World Cup Thursday morning by football's world ruling body Fifa.