When it comes to Portugal, most people know Cristiano Ronaldo whether you are a football fan or not. He is one of legendary footballers on the planet who have not only helped their teams win trophies but also won a few individual awards. Ronaldo plays for Spanish club Real Madrid and Portugal national team as a froward and serves as the captain of the national team. Regarded widely as one of the best footballers in the world, he transferred to Real Madrid from Manchester United on 1 July 2009 and debuted at Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, the home stadium of Real Madrid, on 6 July. Ronaldo was welcomed by 80,000 passionate football fans there, which broke the record of Diego Armando Maradona’s 75,000 fans who were happy to see him play for Serie A club Napoli. In 2010-11 season, Ronaldo performed well and scored four goals in the game against Racing Club de Santander. His three goals and three assists helped Portugal national team won the first trophy of UUEFA European Championship in 2016. Accordingly, he was awarded the sliver boot. Besides, he also got Ballon d’Or, the Best FIFA Men’s Player and European Golden Boot.
UEFA Euro 2016 was held in France. There were 24 teams competing in the competition for the first team. The finals would be held at Stade de France with a seating capacity of 81,338. It was built for the 1998 FIFA World Cup and France national team successfully won the championship, becoming the 7th country winning the FIFA World Cup. Portugal national team has won the titles of UEFA Euro 2016 that has been mentioned. The Nike Vapor shirts designed for players of the national team also helped them focus on games and play better. The red home shirt and green away shirt symbolize the rich experience and energies of team players.
The brand new home shirt is predominately red and it features dark red sleeves in contrast to the body part. Both inside and outside of the jersey have elements that shows national pride. The hot-pressed team badge is printed on the chest. “Portugal” is knitted on the back of the collar. “Nação”(country) and “Valente(bravery)” are embroidered on the inside of the cuffs, representing the Portuguese’s adventurous spirit. Besides that, the interior of the jersey is marked with the armillary sphere, a seafaring tool as a tribute to Portugal’s rich legacy in navigation.
A breathable green stripe is put on both sides of the shirt and shorts in order to make players in motion cool and comfortable.
“It is a great honor for me to put on the jersey with the national team badge printed on the chest. We play for the entire country, for the Portuguese living in the world, for our family and friends, which is a special experience. I feel that the new jersey is lighter and more durable than ever. My teammates and I can’t wait to wear them to play games at football fields!” said Cristiano Ronaldo.
Wearing a Portugal football shirt is a great way to show your loyalty. Cheap football kits are available for every fan. Please select your favorite one!