After the rumors sparked that Ronaldo would have played his last game for Madrid, Figo made a decision to step in and offer some much-needed advice for the Portuguese captain.
A smiling Ronaldo - who inspired Portugal to a 3-0 win on his 150th worldwide appearance - seemed visibly impressed by his son's efforts after the game.
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Marcelo has also suggested that Neymar will one day inherit a crown now owned by Ronaldo.
Ronaldo has hinted at a move away from Madrid, despite confidence from those in the corridors of power that he will stay, while Neymar has been linked with a return to La Liga since trading Barcelona for Paris Saint-Germain in the summer of 2017.
"Cristiano is not the owner of Real Madrid", Madrid left-back and Neymar's Brazil teammate Marcelo told a news conference. Moreover, his decision to depart is "irreversible".
"If the president (Florentino Perez) wants somebody, he'll pick somebody".
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Sources close to Ronaldo confirmed to ESPN FC in January that the Portugal captain wanted to leave the club after a new contract delay.
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Ronaldo remained silent about his future but did speak about his team's chances at the tournament in Russian Federation at Belem Palace in Lisbon on Wednesday where he and his teammates gathered and had an audience with the country's president, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa.
Portugal have been placed in a group with Morocco, Croatia and Spain - and kick off their campaign in Russian Federation with an exciting clash with the 2010 winners in Sochi on 15 June. They also take on Morocco and Iran.
"I can guarantee great ambition from all the team", Ronaldo said. Let us know in the comments section below.
"I think we must think match by match".
"We will give our best and wait to see what we will get from it. Thank you very much to have us here for us is a privilege, thank you very much".
Portugal's Football Federation posted a video on Twitter with the message: "The final whistle doesn't mean the show is over".