Joy on streets after historic triumph
Piece for MARCA
As he gave a speech in central Lisbon to the hundreds of thousands of his compatriots who had lined the streets to celebrate their European Championship success, Cristiano Ronaldo was overcome with joy and made sure a certain section of supporters were not forgotten.
The captain made much of the historic nature of the triumph and paid tribute to the manager Fernando Santos.
"The victory, this European Championship is yours," he began.
"This is for all the immigrants.
"We have gone down in Portuguese history!"
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