Iran and Portugal play this afternoon with a spot in the knockout rounds at stake. Iranian fans hoping for a major upset did what they could to help by swarming the Portuguese team hotel last night and making a giant commotion.
?? Iranian supporters at Portugal’s ?? hotel ? the night before the match ??
An Instagram video purportedly shows a shadowy Cristiano Ronaldo coming to the window to acknowledge the effort.
He appears to be a pretty good sport about an annoying yet inevitable bit of gamesmanship. Of course, almost anything better than having hotel staff stealthily share provocative pictures of oneself on the internet.