Portuguese Football Federation revealed, “After tests we conclude he is unfit to participate in the World Cup.”
Benfica’s Ruben Amorim has been called up as the replacement of Nani. Amorim has not played any match for
Nani would perhaps rue himself for trying that acrobatic shot that has brought a premature end to his World Cup 2010 mission. He has had an excellent season with Manchester United.
Cristiano Ronaldo and Nai were the biggest hopes of
A number of big stars including Michael Ballack, Michael Essien, John Mikel Obi and Rio Ferdinand have already been ruled out of the World Cup 2010. Players like Didier Drogba and Arjen Robben are doubtful for the finals as they need speedy recovery from their recent injuries to be available for the World Cup.