Category: Portugal

Portugal star to snub Liverpool in favour of €80m Man Utd switch – Teamtalk.com
Liverpool, Portugal

Portugal star to snub Liverpool in favour of €80m Man Utd switch – Teamtalk.com

Date published: Wednesday 19th June 2019 12:24 Sporting Lisbon midfielder Bruno Fernandes is reportedly closing in on a move to Manchester United, despite a late bid from Liverpool. The playmaker is a man in demand this summer and has been heavily linked with a move to Old Trafford as Ole Gunnar Solskjaer looks to freshen up his…

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Portugal climb to fifth in FIFA rankings as Belgium remain top – The Punch
climb, Portugal

Portugal climb to fifth in FIFA rankings as Belgium remain top – The Punch

Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo (front C) celebrates with teammates after the UEFA Nations League final football match between Portugal and The Netherlands at the Dragao Stadium in Porto on June 9, 2019. (Photo by GABRIEL BOUYS / AFP) Portugal climbed two places to fifth in the latest FIFA rankings on Friday after adding the inaugural…

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Portugal win UEFA Nations League: Ronaldo claims 30th career title – Calciomercato.com english news
Nations, Portugal

Portugal win UEFA Nations League: Ronaldo claims 30th career title – Calciomercato.com english news

10 June at 13:55 Cristiano Ronaldo is one of the all-time greats in the game and his stature continues to grow with every passing season. On Sunday, the 34-year-old achieved yet another milestone in his illustrious career as he has claimed his 30th title in football after helping Portugal to an emphatic triumph in the…

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Netherlands, Portugal

Portugal Beat Netherlands To Lift The Nations League Cup – SaharaReporters.com

Hosts Portugal claimed their second trophy in three years by beating the Netherlands to win the inaugural Nations League. Fernando Santos’ side triumphed at the 2016 European Championship and Goncalo Guedes’ second half strike gave them a narrow victory in Porto which Santos said was evidence of their unity as a team. “For the last…

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Portugal 1-0 Netherlands: Jasper Cillessen hits out at criticism after Nations League defeat – Goal
Netherlands, Portugal

Portugal 1-0 Netherlands: Jasper Cillessen hits out at criticism after Nations League defeat – Goal

The Netherlands goalkeeper expressed his frustration after it was deemed he was at fault for his side’s loss to Portugal on Sunday Jasper Cillessen has hit back at the criticism which he has been subjected to following the Netherlands’ defeat to Portugal in the Nations League final. The Barcelona goalkeeper was questioned about his role in  Sunday’s…

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Portugal win inaugural UEFA Nations League – Premium Times
inaugural, Portugal

Portugal win inaugural UEFA Nations League – Premium Times

Portugal on Sunday won the inaugural UEFA Nations League after defeating Netherlands 1-0 in the final. Goncalo Guedes scored the only goal of the match in the 60th minute. Earlier, England came third in the Nations League after defeating Switzerland 6-5 on penalties. The match had ended 0-0 after 120 minutes. The UEFA Nations League…

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Portugal vs Netherlands: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview – Goal
Netherlands, Portugal

Portugal vs Netherlands: TV channel, live stream, squad news & preview – Goal

Cristiano Ronaldo and Co. have home advantage as they take on the Oranje in the decider of the first-ever Nations League Portugal and Netherlands face off in Porto on Sunday for the right to get their hands on the inaugural UEFA Nations League trophy. A sensational Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick fired the reigning European champions into…

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Portugal vs Netherlands: Ronald Koeman confident Virgil van Dijk & Matthijs de Ligt can stop Cristiano Ronaldo in Nations League final – Goal
Netherlands, Portugal

Portugal vs Netherlands: Ronald Koeman confident Virgil van Dijk & Matthijs de Ligt can stop Cristiano Ronaldo in Nations League final – Goal

Netherlands defender Matthijs de Ligt had some shaky moments in the win over England but his manager is sure he can stand up to the Portugal star Ronald Koeman believes Netherlands’ defensive stars Virgil van Dijk and Matthijs de Ligt can shackle Cristiano Ronaldo when they take on Portugal in Sunday’s Nations League final. Hosts…

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Spain, Portugal eye hosting 2030 World Cup, Morocco left out – The Punch
Portugal, Spain

Spain, Portugal eye hosting 2030 World Cup, Morocco left out – The Punch

Spain and Portugal’s football associations announced on Saturday they are looking into the idea of bidding to stage the World Cup in 2030, without Morocco who had earlier been cited as a potential partner. “After holding several meetings in recent weeks, the football federations of Spain and Portugal confirm that they will begin a thorough process of analysis on the possibility…

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Portugal’s Pepe out of Nations League final – The Punch
Nations, Portugal

Portugal’s Pepe out of Nations League final – The Punch

Portugal will be without veteran centre-back Pepe as they aim to lift the first ever Nations League title on home soil on Sunday. The Porto defender fractured a shoulder blade as Cristiano Ronaldo’s hat-trick secured a 3-1 semi-final win over Switzerland on Wednesday. Portugal will face England or the Netherlands in the final. “The player…

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Netherlands face Portugal in final, England out – P.M. News
Netherlands, Portugal

Netherlands face Portugal in final, England out – P.M. News

Team Netherlands beat England to make the finals of the UEFA League of Nations Netherlands beat England 3-1 after extra-time on Thursday to join Portugal in the finals of the maiden UEFA League of Nations. VAR had denied England victory in normal time after a late goal by Jesse Lingard. But VAR ruled Lingard offside.…

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Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lights up Nations League finals with more records in sight – Goal.com
Portugal, Switzerland

Portugal 3-1 Switzerland: Cristiano Ronaldo hat-trick lights up Nations League finals with more records in sight – Goal.com

The captain scored a glorious hat-trick as Portugal set up a mouth-watering UEFA Nations League final clash against either England or the Netherlands If you’re wondering what these UEFA Nations League Finals are all about, well, wonder no more. They are about Cristiano Ronaldo. That might well be an exaggeration but it’s only a slight…

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Portugal vs Switzerland: Ronaldo’s return boosts Fernando Santos squad for Nations League clash – Legit.ng
Portugal, Switzerland

Portugal vs Switzerland: Ronaldo’s return boosts Fernando Santos squad for Nations League clash – Legit.ng

10 hours ago 2618 views by  Oluwatomiwa Babalola – Portugal vs Switzerland UEFA Nations League encounter could go either ways at the end of the game- Cristiano Ronaldo is expected to return to his country’s starting line up since Russia 2018- The 2016 European champions have a slight edge over their visitors having won four…

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Portugal 3 Switzerland 1: Ronaldo hat-trick puts hosts in Nations League final after incredible VAR drama – The Sun
Portugal, Switzerland

Portugal 3 Switzerland 1: Ronaldo hat-trick puts hosts in Nations League final after incredible VAR drama – The Sun

CRISTIANO RONALDO’S late double completed a stunning hat-trick as Portugal reached the Nations League final after sensational VAR drama. Switzerland had levelled with a penalty given on a video replay – which overturned a spot-kick to Portugal from an incident just seconds later. 6 Cristiano Ronaldo rounds off his hat-trick with the goal of the…

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Portugal, premature

Portugal make a premature exit from the U20 World Cup – PortuGOAL.net

South Africa 1 – 1 Portugal Portugal were eliminated in hugely disappointing fashion after failing to beat South Africa in the U20 World Cup. Whilst South Korea beat Argentina to secure second place, Portugal couldn’t even qualify as the best of the third place teams after having scored even fewer goals than Panama.  Rafael Leão…

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