Ronaldo out for Portugal
By Peter ORourke
Last Updated: 01/01/70 1:00am
Cristiano Ronaldo has been forced out of Portugal's friendly with Egypt.Cristiano Ronaldo has been forced out of Portugal's friendly with Egypt this week through injury.
The Manchester United man is struggling with an ankle injury which forced him to miss last weekend's opening game of the season against Everton.
Ronaldo has stayed behind in Manchester to receive treatment on the injury in the hope that he will be fit for this weekend's encounter with Aston Villa.
Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari has called up Fulham's Luis Boa Morte into the squad as Ronaldo's replacement.
Braga's Joao Alves has also been drafted into the squad after Custodio Castro withdrew because of injury.