VIDEO: THIS heart-warming gesture by Cristiano Ronaldo steals hearts worldwide

Al Nassr player scored twice as Portugal defeated Ireland 3-0 in last Euros warm-up

By Web Desk
June 12, 2024
Cristiano Ronaldo's sweet gesture during Portugal match goes viral. — X/CFC_Janty

Star football player Cristiano Ronaldo is a fan favourite not just on the field but also off the field.

In his final Euro 2024 warmup match against Ireland on Tuesday, the Portuguese player captured the hearts of people worldwide by helping a disabled child on the pitch, Marca reported.

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The Al Nassr star's sweet gesture has gone viral on the internet and fans from all around the globe are appreciating his humbleness.

In the now viral clip, Ronaldo can be seen assisting a young wheelchair-bound mascot onto the field, guiding her on to the pitch. In another clip, Ronaldo can be seen holding her hand during Portugal’s national anthem.

CR 7’s This kind of gesture proved lucky for him and the team as Portugal defeated Ireland in a 3-0 victory.

The 39-year-old player scored two goals, pushing his team towards victory.

His first goal was a spectacular sight, as he scored a goal from the right side to the top left corner of the goalpost.

He later scored a second goal with a left-footed shot into the top right corner.

After the match, Ronaldo expressed his dreams of winning the Euro. He said: "It's good to stay grounded but with our minds in the sky, dreaming of the EURO. We dream and we are ready."

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