Fernando Santos

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Uruguay booked their place in the FIFA World Cup 2018 quarter final following their success in beating Portugal 2-1. Paris Saint-Germain striker, Edinson Cavani was the main man for La Celeste as he bagged both of his national team's goals in that tie. Cavani started his goal scoring spree on seven minutes, heading home Luis…
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Portugal almost saw their World Cup 2018 campaign ended in such dramatic and confusing fashion when they only grabbed a 1-1 draw on their final group game against Iran this past Monday. Knowing that a win can guarantee them not only a place in the knock out stage, but also potentially securing table topping position…
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An intriguing battle between two teams targeting for a place in the knock out stage will occur this Monday as Portugal facing up against Iran. Collecting four points from their previous two games, Selecao das Quinas technically only need a point to secure their place in the next round. However, playing for only a draw…
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After grabbing a thrilling 3-3 draw against Spain on their opening fixture, Portugal are now targeting nothing else but three points on their second group game against Morocco. Selecao Das Quinas players are also in a confident mood following their success in snatching a point from Spain, so they definitely won't be playing too careful…
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Cristiano Ronaldo never seems to stop showcasing his quality as he has just netted a hat-trick that rescued his national team, Portugal from a potential defeat against Spain. Playing in their opening group game fixture, Selecao das Quinas had a roller coaster feel from going up twice and almost losing it, before Ronaldo salvaged a…
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Portugal Finished Third in Confederations Cup Euro 2016 champions, Portugal picked up a celebratory reward on their participation in 2017 Confederations Cup as Fernando Santos' men grabbed third place position. Playing without their super star, Cristiano Ronaldo, Selecao were able to defeat Mexico 2-1 through extra time in such dramatic situation. Ronaldo's absence was certainly…
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Portugal and Mexico Advanced Into Confederations Cup Semifinals Two teams that started their Confederations Cup campaign with a 2-2 draw, Portugal and Mexico, successfully advanced into the knock out stages of that competition. European Selecao finished their third group game in a convincing fashion as they defeated New Zealand 4-0, while El Tri knocked out…
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Portugal and Mexico Shared a Point in Confederations Cup An exciting game was shone in the second fixture of Confederations Cup 2017 as Euro 2016 winner, Portugal battle Gold Cup holder, Mexico. Both teams were putting on an attractive play since the start, with the Sombrero squad seemingly taking charge of things early on, before…
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Disappointment for France, Portugal's Joy in World Cup Qualifier Contrasting results earned by two top footballing nations, France and Portugal on the latest World Cup 2018 qualifiers this weekend. Les Blues fell into a disappointing 2-1 away defeat to Sweden, while Selecao put on a dominant performance as they defeated Latvia 3-0. Playing away from…
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Euro 2016 host nation, France are close to achieve what is being expected from them which is winning the tournament as they will be staging the final game against Portugal this Sunday. Although acknowledging the pressure will mostly be on his side, Les Blues head coach, Didier Deschamps, ensured that his players will all be…
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Starting their Euro 2016 campaign in a less convincing manner, Portugal were able to prove doubter wrong as they made it into the final but that will not be enough for Selecao head coach, Fernando Santos. Speaking to the media ahead of their Sunday final match against host nation, France, Santos stated that his team's…
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Successfully surpassing everyone's prediction, Wales are now set to face Portugal for a place in Euro 2016 final, something that even The Dragons' head coach, Chris Coleman never though about before. Coleman stated that his team are ready for battle, adding that he doesn't mind if his side continue to be considered as an underdog.…