Portugal lost 1-2 in the crucial final qualifying game against Serbia as they ended three points behind the Group A leaders. Portugal must win in two play-off matches to secure their place in World Cup 2022.
Is Cristiano Ronaldo in World Cup?
Cristiano Ronaldo is quite upset for Portugal not directly qualifying for World Cup. European 2022 World Cup Playoff draw has led to Portugal and Italy being placed in Path C. One of them will not make the finals to Qatar. CR7 has to beat Turkey in their first playoff and then face the winner of Italy vs North Macedonia.
Ronaldo, who is now 37, is facing a real prospect of his nation not qualifying for what is likely to be his final World Cup.
World Cup qualified teams so far