Effigy of the winger hanged from a bridge near the club’s training ground before Real’s meeting with rival Atletico.
Iraq won the Arabian Gulf Cup. But Iraq also lost ordinary fans because of their government’s ineptitude.
Italian football’s foremost club has been plunged into chaos by a 15-point deduction over alleged financial wrongdoing.
The 37-year-old Portuguese forward failed to score but his Riyadh-based club beat Ettifaq 1-0 to go top of the table.