Portuguese newspaper A Bola hype playoff with brilliant 'Ronaldo vs Zlatan lightsaber duel' cover

Posted by Chris Wright

Portugal and Sweden are set to meet in Lisbon on Friday for the first leg of their World Cup playoff double header which, as we're sure you're already well aware, means we have a potential clash of the titans on our hands: Cristiano Ronaldo vs Zlatan Ibrahimovic.

Indeed, with the country being swept up in the pre-game hype, Portuguese newspaper A Bola have further stoked the flames by running with a brilliant Star Wars-themed front cover, which sees Cristiano Ronaldowalker duelling with Darth Ibra in a lightsaber duel for the ages...

A Bola's brilliant 'Ronaldo vs Zlatan lightsaber duel' coverOther / www.abola.ptA Bola's brilliant 'Ronaldo vs Zlatan lightsaber duel' cover

Cracking stuff!

Indeed, Ronaldo has 10 goals in his last four games while Zlatan has 10 goals in his last five appearances so, without a shadow of a doubt, Toe Poke are willing to go out on a limb and predict that we're almost certainly staring down the barrel of a drab 0-0 draw on Friday!


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