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World Cup 2014: Is Portugal vs Ghana Christiano Ronaldo's last World Cup game?

Missing key men, Portugal will struggle to win big against Ghana

Published on Jun 26, 2014 12:00 PM
While Portugal coach Paulo Bento believes his star skipper Ronaldo will be ready against Ghana, the reality is that he is not fully fit. A draw means both sides will be eliminated. -- PHOTO: AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE

Group G: Portugal v Ghana

Brazil has already seen a premature end to the World Cup careers of many of football's top players. On Thursday, in Brasilia, the biggest name of them all, Cristiano Ronaldo, could join the list of football's fallen who's who.

David Villa, Xavi Hernandez, Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Tim Cahill, Andrea Pirlo, Didier Drogba - the list could go on.

They all probably deserve better than a group-stage exit at Brazil 2014.

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