Sunday 16th June 2019

Iranian Fans Make Enormous Racket Outside Cristiano Ronaldo's Hotel Room

Iranian Fans Make Enormous Racket Outside Cristiano Ronaldo's Hotel Room

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 ??

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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.

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