2022-11-24 18:00:28

Spine-tingling! Cristiano Ronaldo gets emotional singing the Portugal national anthem

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By Juan Sarcos

All eyes were on Cristiano Ronaldo as Portugal finally got their 2022 World Cup campaign up and running against Ghana on Thursday evening and the TV cameras captured the superstar's raw emotion as he belted out the country's national anthem before kick off.

As the cameras zoomed in on the No.7, he was seen loudly singing the words of 'A Portuguesa' and looking increasingly emotional as the song reached a crescendo.

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He then smiled as the national anthem finished and set off to lead Portugal into battle, with the forward scoring the opening goal from the penalty spot in the 3-2 win.

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