Cristiano Ronaldo dos Santos Aveiro GOIH ComM is a Portuguese professional footballer. He plays as a forward for Serie A club Juventus and captains the Portugal national team.

Cristiano Ronaldo is out of Portugal’s clash with Sweden after testing positive for Covid-19.

The Portuguese Football Association confirmed the news in an official statement on Tuesday.

Cristiano Ronaldo no longer trains with the national team after a positive test for Covid-19.

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This is the reason he will not face Sweden, next match.

The Portugal international is doing well, without symptoms, and in isolation.

Following the positive test, the remaining players underwent new tests on Tuesday morning. They all produced a negative result and are available to Fernando Santos for training this afternoon.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Professional Achievements

Often considered the best player in the world and widely regarded as one of the greatest players of all time.

Ronaldo has won five Ballons d’Or and four European Golden Shoes, both of which are records for a European player.

He has also, won 30 major trophies in his career, including seven league titles, five UEFA Champions Leagues, one UEFA European Championship, and one UEFA Nations League title.

However, Ronaldo holds the records for the most goals (130) and assists (40) in the history of the UEFA Champions League.

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Meanwhile, He is one of the few recorded players to have made over 1,000 professional career appearances and has scored over 700 senior career goals for club and country.

He is also the second player to score 100 international goals, and the first European to achieve the feat.