Real Madrid star, Cristiano Ronaldo, recognize Spain as the favorites to win Euro 2012. But the World Best Player 2008 is also assessing the country, Portugal, have the same opportunities with "La Furia Roja".
For CR7 - nicknamed Ronaldo - Spain has a very great number of players, even without some of the pillars. Ronaldo even mention the Spanish coach, Vicente Del Bosque, can reduce the two equally good teams in Ukraine and Poland.
"If I had a suitcase full of money, I'll bet for Portugal and Spain. I do not want a hypocrite if I really hope Portugal will be the champion, after that I will support the Spanish," said Ronaldo.
"Spain are the favorites to win the European Cup in 2012. They are one of the strongest teams, which have a great chance, at least to reach the final," he said.
"The absence of Carles (Puyol) and (David) Villa may be losing its own. However, other players would be able to replace them, because Spain has a lot of strong players and great," he said.
Portugal will play his first game in Group B against rivals, Germany, on June 9. A day later, turn Fernando Torres and his friends will face Italy in the opening party of Group C.