The Seleçao trained in full this Sunday morning, under the hot sun of Ash-Shahaniyah. The six players who stayed in care the day before at the end of the afternoon (Dalot, Otavio, Joao Felix, Antonio Silva, André Silva and William Carvalho) participated in the session this time.
“The objective is to finish first in the group, even if we know that it is a competition where we have no margin for error. »
Among them Pepe, who always wears a discreet protection on his left knee. Before touching the ball, Ruben Neves, sent to a press conference, had his share of questions about Cristiano Ronaldo and his situation at Manchester United: “There is no controversy in the locker room, it is a subject for the media, not for us. There is a great atmosphere in the selection, we are focused on the competition. We know very well that Ronaldo will be fundamental for us. »
This Sunday morning, there were half as many journalists as the day before at the Seleçao training center, no English colleagues, and the midfielder from Wolverhampton was able to recall the stakes of this first round, while the second in the group H seems promised in an 8th final against Brazil: “The objective is to finish first in the group, even if we know that it is a competition where we have no margin for error”.