Santos Believes Goals Will Boost Ronaldo’s Confidence

After struggling to score in his first two matches, Cristiano Ronaldo broke his drought against Hungary with two goals, a situation that doesn’t only brought joy for the Real Madrid star, but also his Portugal national team coach, Fernando Santos.

Sharing his views to the media, Santos believes that Ronaldo’s goals will surely help the super star gain more confidence ahead of their upcoming knock out stages encounter against Croatia.

Santos stated that Ronaldo is the kind of player who thrives on confidence and already able to break his barrier, the tactician believes that his star man can explode in the right moment.

Facing Croatia might not be the best draw for Portugal, judging by their performances during group stages, but if Ronaldo has really rediscover his touch, they might be able to surprise everyone.