My tribe

Real Madrid star Ronaldo says Mourinho wrong about anti-Portuguese feeling

Real Madrid ace Cristiano Ronaldo doesn't believe an anti-Portuguese feeling exists in Spain. Former Real coach Jose Mourinho, now of Chelsea, has remarked that "in Spain, when they call you a Portuguese son of a b****, it's because they mean it".

But Ronaldo says: "I don't want to get into it. That insult started because of me. I don't see it as racism. I don't think it exists. People chanted it to upset me.

"I feel great here, with the appreciation of the people of Madrid, and also those from other places, though less so. I don't feel any racism or anything. I really like Spain and the people, and I'm very happy here."

 For breaking stories and all the great banter like us on Facebook:

About the author

Tribal Football Staff

Have your say
  • Add your favourite leagues and clubs
  • Build your own personal news stream
  • Easily share your favourite stories
  • Connect with what your friends are saying

Select your favourite
leagues and clubs
to get started.

Already part of MyTribe?