- Title: Ronaldo misses training as Portugal prepare to face Russia in Confed Cup
- Date: 19th June 2017
- Summary: KAZAN, RUSSIA (JUNE 19, 2017) (REUTERS) PORTUGAL NATIONAL SOCCER TEAM WALKING ACROSS PITCH PORTUGAL GOALKEEPERS AND ASSISTANT COACH ON PITCH PLAYERS ON PITCH VARIOUS OF PLAYERS STRETCHING ON PITCH PEPE AND RICARDO QUARESMA JOGGING / PLAYERS ON PITCH ANDRE SILVA ON PITCH DURING TRAINING VARIOUS OF PORTUGAL COACH FERNANDO SANTOS ON PITCH VARIOUS OF TRAINING SESSION VARIOUS OF SANTOS LOOKING ON PEPE AND QUARESMA STRETCHING ASSISTANT COACHES ON SIDELINE OF PITCH PEPE VARIOUS OF TRAINING SESSION
- Embargoed: 3rd July 2017 11:32
- Keywords: Portugal soccer training Kazan to play Russia drew with Mexic Ronaldo absent
- Location: KAZAN, RUSSIA
- City: KAZAN, RUSSIA
- Country: Russia
- Topics: Soccer,Sport
- Reuters ID: LVA0016LY1X6N
- Aspect Ratio: 16:9
- Story Text: Portugal on Monday (June 19) trained at the Kazan FC Rubin training ground readying to take on Russia in their next Confederations Cup match.
Mexico claimed a 2-2 draw with Portugal on Sunday (June 18) with a last-gasp equaliser by Hector Moreno after Cedric seemed to have won the game for the European champions with a goal five minutes from time.
The result leaves both sides tied for second place in Group A, behind hosts Russia who top the group after beating New Zealand 2-0 on Saturday (June 17) in St. Petersburg.
Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo did not join his team on the pitch on Monday as he and some other players were allowed a break after Sunday's match.
Russia play Portugal and Mexico take on New Zealand on Wednesday (June 21).
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