Portugal to train at New York Jets' facility prior to World Cup

Cristiano Ronaldo (7), Fabio Coentrao and Portugal will train at the New York Jets training facility prior to the World Cup.
Armando Franca/AP

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) - Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal will train for the World Cup at a different type of football facility.

The New York Jets said Wednesday that Portugal will be based at the NFL team's training center from June 3-9 and go through five workouts there.

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Portugal has exhibition games against Mexico on June 6 at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., and June 10 at MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford. Portugal will play against Germany, the USA and Ghana in Group G action in Brazil.

The Jets hosted Tottenham before the 2010-11 Premier League season.

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