WK-barometer: on the land of Salah and the hunger of Cristiano Ronaldo

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Despite the disappointing elimination promises Marokkobondscoach Hervé Renard that his team against Spain, will do to produce excellent results. ‘After all, it is my job and responsibility to the people in Morocco will be proud to make”, said the Frenchman, who is still severely injured feels by the VAR.

“We need to be professional. Especially because we are against a team, which took office at which we are mentally in top form. Therefore, we must force ourselves to find motivation. I hope that my players, the injustice that was done in a positive way will use. That I’m just going on the heart button.

‘If the North Africans still lose, than to experience the Lions of the Atlas in their worst world cup finals ever since the 1970s, where they are in Mexico less than one point sprokkelden.


Iran against Portugal is a duel between Carlos Queiroz and Fernando Santos. Both have a long history together. “Next to my colleague, he is especially my friend, that I was already 35 years, ken, announced Santos. “We traveled a lot together and have of course also a lot about our favorite ball game talk.’

Thus dodged the 63-year-old Portuguese coach, a conspicuous given, in particular, that the European champion of two years ago are balverliefdheid lost and no longer the dominant football can bring, on the basis of possession of the ball. When was that against the sixty percent, now falling, especially the many wrong passes. “But we need to the following aspects for better control: the ball longer in the team to keep and at the same time, more aggressiveness.” Take care of but also that star player Cristiano Ronaldo will do to Harry Kane of first place in the topschuttersklassement to emit, after the hattrick of the Engelandspits against the powerless Panama.


There is still some honor to be gained for Mohamed Salah? Of course, this is in Egypt, because the national team is chasing against Saudi Arabia on his first world cup victory ever. The star player of Liverpool is back Hany Abo Rida to the kick-off. In addition, confirmed to the president that the Reds have no way or time pressure exerted to the player of the season in the Premier League to spare.

The neighbours met each other already three times, but never before at a world cup. The Pharaoh’s were twice the strongest, the saudis took it once. We are also wondering whether Fahd Al-Rowky soon, promise keeper. The vice-president of the local municipality in Mecca announced previously that he Salah, and as a reward for his strong season, a piece of land would give. Mecca is next to the famous place of pilgrimage, also a province in Saudi Arabia.

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