Cristiano Ronaldo stops team bus, invites sick young boy for photos

Cristiano Ronaldo stops team bus, invites sick young boy for photos

- Cristiano Ronaldo stopped Portugal's team bus to meet Eduardo Moreira

- Little Moreira who is from leukemia stayed in a strategic place to be spotted

- Portugal will face the Netherlands in the UEFA Nations League finals

Eduardo Moreira's dream of meeting Cristiano Ronaldo came true on Sunday, June 9, after the Juventus star forward stopped the Portugal team bus to invite the young boy on board.

According to SunSport, Ronaldo sighted Moreira holding a poster asking him if he could have a hug.

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The Portuguese team were in transit from training at ahead of the UEFA Nation's League final against Netherlands.

Moreira, who seemed well aware of the route the team would take strategically placed himself where he would be spotted.

To get enough attention, the youngster, who is battling leukemia held up a sign asking for a hug from Ronaldo.

The team bus was then stopped as the former Real Madrid talisman took the excited boy on board where the two posed for a photo.

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It is understood Moreira has been battling his current condition for a decade but can now cherish the memory of his meeting with his hero.

Meanwhile, Ronaldo will now be hoping to help his country to glory against Holland following up their Euro 2016 exploits.

The Portugal captain netted a spectacular hat-trick against Switzerland to guide his nation to the finals.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Cristiano Ronaldo made a stunning return to the national team, scoring a hat-trick in Portugal's 3-1 win against Switzerland.

The Juventus striker has not played for the Selecao since they were ousted at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.

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