Portugal beat Belgium in a friendly match stained by the memories of the terrorist attacks

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The game was supposed to be held in Belgium but was ultimately moved to Portugal because of the terrorist attacks.

However, there were no apparent signs on the Belgium players that they have been affected by the terrorist attacks, and they were keen to give their best performance for their team.


Portugal, who was beaten in their precedent match by Bulgaria, was motivated to put their poor performance…

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Portugal loses friendly match against Bulgaria

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Portugal loses a friendly game on Friday against Bulgaria. The match which was played in Leiria ended 1-0 with a goal from Marcelino. Ronaldo managed to miss a penalty for Portugal in the 67th minute which would have put Portugal level.

This is the first time that these two nations met since 1992 where Portugal won 2-1 in a friendly. The match started well for Portugal as they took control of the ball…

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Portugal’s Fernando Santos is aiming for success for the 2016 Euro’s

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The 2016’s Euros is nearing closer and national teams are preparing their respective squads for the upcoming international tournament. Fernando Santos of the Portuguese national is aiming for glory as he thinks and believes that his team is capable of taking down some of the bigger teams in this competition and reach the advanced stages.

Portugal has had a fairly impressive record when it comes to competing in the Euro’s as they are…

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Fernando Santos has given his reaction to the Euro 2016 group stages draw

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Fernando Santos has given his reaction to the Euro 2016 group stages draw, which was made recently and it pits his Portugal national team against the likes of Iceland, Hungary, and Austria.

There is a feeling that Portugal have had the luck of the draw as this appears to be an easy group to qualify from. After the recent struggles at major tournaments, Portugal are in desperate need of some success. This is…

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Cristiano Ronaldo says that his haters have actually helped him

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Cristiano Ronaldo says that his haters have actually helped him indirectly to do well since they are his motivation.

The Portuguese superstar is one of the most popular sportsman in the world, but he also has his fair share of haters. It is widely perceived that Ronaldo is an extremely arrogant person. The 30-year-old has once again tried to dispel those statements and suggestions by claiming that he remains a humble personality around…

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Portugal have been given a much kinder draw

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Portugal have been given a much kinder draw – especially in comparison with the likes of Italy and France – after they have been paired against the likes of Switzerland in their World Cup qualification group.

Manager Fernando Santos was fearing the worst due to the presence of teams like Netherlands in the second seed. Even world champions Germany was frightened the prospect of facing big teams in their group stage. Since only…

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Robert Lewandowski says that he is very much keen on reaching the 100 goal figure

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Poland striker Robert Lewandowski says that he is very much keen on reaching the 100 goal figure in the Bundesliga.

The striker moved to the German Bundesliga several years ago with Borussia Dortmund. Even at such a relatively medium-sized club, Lewandowski showed his qualities by scoring numerous goals. He spent four years at the club and scored 74 league goals from just 131 games. This incredible goals to game ratio has only been…

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The ban of Fernando Santos is reduced and his team is getting ready for their approaching matches

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The head coach of the Portuguese national football team, Fernando Santos received an 8 long match suspension due to his actions during the 2014 World Cup when he was in charge of the Greek National team and during a match against Costa Rica; Santos was removed from the pitch after an incident which involved the referee.

This ban was reduced from 8 matches to only 2. Santos had to miss out from Portugal’s…

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