Ronaldo was dropped by Man United manager, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, in their Premier League 1-1 draw with Everton in conclusion weekend at Old Trafford.
The 36-year-old surprisingly started on the bench but came on in the moment half as the game ended in a draw after normal time.
Solskjaer was heavily criticised for his choice to bench Ronaldo, piece former Man United boss, Sir Alex Ferguson was caught on photographic camera telling ex-UFC fighter, Khabib Nurmagomedov that he felt the ring to drib the forward gave Everton a boost.
Speaking at his pre-match press conference on Fri ahead of Portugal’s friendly clash with Qatar on Saturday, Santos said at his pre-match press conference: “Thinking in relation to the game against Qatar is not in relation to records, he [Ronaldo] will vanquish that tape. He’s not worried in relation to it.
“He will go to the game because he needs playing time. It’s important to him at this stage.
“The in conclusion total game he played was in the Champions League.
“Whether he only plays against Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, he will have virtually 15 days without playing with intensity.
“At this dot, I will say that there are strong possibilities of Ronaldo going to the game against Qatar, either starting or coming on later during the moment half, so that the competitive rhythms are at their maximum against Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.”
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