World Cup 2010: Portugal Captain Cristiano Ronaldo Congratulates Spain Via Twitter

Merengues star congratulates colleagues...
Portugal and Real Madrid star Cristiano Ronaldo has congratulated Spain on their World Cup success via his Twitter account.

The 25-year-old captained the Portuguese in a narrow second round defeat to Vicente del Bosque's side, the first of four consecutive 1-0 wins that sent Spain on their way to glory.

Five of Ronaldo's Madrid team-mates were amongst the 23-man squad to lead la Furia Roja to their first ever world crown.

"I congratulate la Roja for winning the world championship. I have many colleagues there and this victory is for the national team and the entire country," he said, as published via Twitter.

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