Fernando Santos

Portugal young gun Ramos faces tough test from wily Saiss

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 08:22 GMT

Portugal coach Fernando Santos put his faith in Goncalo Ramos when he started him against Switzerland, and the young striker responded by scoring a hat-trick and leading them to the World Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 2006.

Ronaldo interview is not a distraction for Portugal, coach Santos says

Thu, 17 Nov 2022 - 04:40 GMT

Asked if Ronaldo's comments about his club Manchester United had had an impact on his team as they prepare for the World Cup, Santos said what happened with his highest profile player has nothing to do with the national squad.

Portugal coach finding it tough to settle on World Cup squad

Fri, 16 Mar 2018 - 02:00 GMT

Portugal coach Fernando Santos is struggling to finalise his squad for the World Cup in Russia, saying the job is tougher than it was for Euro 2016 two years ago.