Ronaldo concern ahead of Portugal qualifiers

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) walks with phisiotherapist Antonio Gaspar during a training session at Cidade do Futebol, Portuguese FA's training gounds, in Oeiras on October 4, 2017. Photo: FRANCISCO LEONG / AFP

LISBON - Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo went through a worryingly light training session on Wednesday ahead of two crucial final World Cup qualifiers.

If Euro 2016 champions Portugal beat Andorra on Saturday and current Group B leaders Switzerland in Lisbon three days later they will book a direct slot at Russia 2018.

But on Wednesday Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo, accompanied by a physio, did a little running and hardly touched a ball as the rest of the squad went through a complete work out, according to an AFP photographer.


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