Elo rankings change compared to one year ago. [40] Needing a win in the last game against West Germany in Stuttgart, Portugal won the game to become the first team to beat West Germany at their home ground in an official match. 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For the first round, the Seleção das Quinas won 2–0 against East Germany and 3–2 in Porto for the second leg, finishing with a 5–2 two-legged win. : Deco: "Futebol direto não é o nosso jogo" – Jornal Record :", "Portugal winger Simao Sabrosa retires from international football", "Chelsea's Paulo Ferreira quits Portuguese national team", ". [74] After the tournament, Scolari left to take over at Chelsea. Ronaldo was selected in the UEFA Euro All Stars Team. [22], In the 1966 World Cup qualification, Portugal was drawn into the same group as Czechoslovakia, Romania and Turkey. This was in great part due to the production of several world-class players by Portugal, such as Luís Figo, Rui Costa, Ricardo Carvalho, and Cristiano Ronaldo who is counted among the best players in history. This page displays a detailed overview of the club's current squad. Two years later at Euro 2016, Santos brought Portugal its first ever major trophy, defeating hosts France 1–0 after extra time, with the winning goal scored by Eder. In their opening match, Portugal faced Mexico on 17 June, which ended in a 2–2 draw. The team's away kits, on the other hand, have varied more considerably. [68] Portugal drew 0–0 after extra-time with England, but won 3–1 on penalties to reach their first World Cup semi-final since 1966. [29][30] Portugal finished second to Belgium. Portugal defeated the Czech Republic 1–0 in the quarter-finals with a header from Ronaldo. [41] They started with a 1–0 win to England,[42] but later were beaten by Poland and Morocco 1–0 and 3–1 respectively. [53] Needing a draw to advance, they lost the final group game to hosts South Korea. Rep. | UEFA EURO 2020", Matateu. [12], On the restart of games, the team was to play a two-legged round against Spain, just like in the 1934 qualification. For using this site, please activate JavaScript. [50] They ended in third behind Italy and Switzerland. : Processo disciplinar a Carlos Queiroz – Jornal Record :", "Euro 2012 Draw: Germany, the Netherlands, Portugal, Denmark land in "Group of Death, "UEFA Euro 2012 Group of Death: Germany with Portugal & Holland. [115] On 24 June, Portugal defeated New Zealand 4–0 to top their group and advance to the semi-finals of the competition. Founded 1914 Address Rua Alexandre Herculano 58 1250-012 Lisboa Country Portugal Phone +351 (21) 325 2700 Fax +351 (21) 325 2780 E-mail secretario_geral@fpf.pt Once again Scolari was asked to accept a new deal with the Federation that would maintain with as the manager until the end of the next competition. In their opening match on June 15, Portugal were against Spain, which ended in a 3–3 draw, with Cristiano Ronaldo scoring a hat-trick. The team's home stadium is the Estádio Nacional, in Oeiras, although most of their home games are frequently played in other stadiums across the country. [95][96] The final group stage match was against the Netherlands. [53] They then rebounded with a 4–0 smashing of Poland. [22] In the Stadio Olimpico in Rome, Portugal lost 1–0 thanks to a late strike from Georgi Asparuhov. [109] The early stages of the final saw Ronaldo limp off the pitch injured; but substitute Eder turned hero when he scored the match's only goal in the 109th minute, defying all odds. [100] The semi-final match was against Spain. During 2002 FIFA World Cup qualifying, Portugal won the group. Who'll be doomed? The team took part in the 1934 FIFA World Cup qualification, but failed to eliminate their Spanish opponents, aggregating two defeats in the two-legged round, with a 9–0 loss in Madrid and 2–1 loss in Lisbon for an aggregate score of 11–1. In the process, Fernando Santos overtook Luiz Felipe Scolari's record as the coach of the Portugal national team with most victories. Portugal defeated the Netherlands 1–0 in the Round of 16 in Nuremberg in an acrimonious match marked by 16 yellow cards, with four players sent off. [112][113], Following their Euro 2016 victory, Portugal participated in the 2017 FIFA Confederations Cup. In 2014, Fernando Santos was appointed as the new head coach for the national team. [83] Queiroz was later criticised for setting up his team in an overly cautious way. [118] Portugal was eliminated from the tournament after losing to Chile on penalties in the semi-finals. The first edition was a knock-out tournament, the last four teams participating in final stage that only featured one leg while the older stages had two legs. Portugal won the group with a win over the Soviet Union. Portugal also made it to the semi-finals of the UEFA Euro 1984 final tournament, losing 3–2 after extra time to the hosts and eventual winners France. [33][34] They finished second place, behind Poland. [106] Nevertheless, the team qualified and were placed in Group F alongside newcomers Iceland, Austria and Hungary; the Portuguese advanced into the knockout stage as the third-best third place team following three straight disappointing draws. Nevertheless, they finished last in the group stage that also featured Northern Ireland; only the first-placed team, Northern Ireland, would qualify. [103][104] However, the team were eliminated due to inferior goal difference to the Americans. The Portuguese lost in Sofia and won in Lisbon. [85][86][87] Queiroz was banned from coaching the national team for one month after he tried to block a doping test to the team while preparing for the World Cup, as well as directing insulting words to the testers. The current head coach of the team is Fernando Santos and the captain is Cristiano Ronaldo, who also holds the team record for most caps and for most goals. [114] Three days later, Portugal faced hosts Russia 1–0 winning effort, with the only of the match being scored by Cristiano Ronaldo. [127][128] In the two remaining matches, Portugal faced Italy and Poland in a 0–0 away draw and Poland 1–1 home, respectively, to advance to the Nations League finals, thereby automatically winning hosting rights, which were confirmed by the UEFA Executive Committee on 3 December 2018. [37][38] Portugal ended in Group B, alongside Spain, West Germany and Romania. However, Portugal got their revenge on their last group stage match defeating Switzerland 2-0, to top their group and qualify for the 2018 World Cup. Ruben Dias scored his first two goals for Portugal to help the European champions to a 3-2 win in Croatia in their Nations League clash on Tuesday. On the preparation, the Football Federation made a contract with Luiz Felipe Scolari to manage the team until the tournament ended. [32] Portugal faced tough competition from the strong Poland team for the place in the 1978 World Cup in Argentina. The team started out with three wins in the group stage where they were in Group C when they beat Hungary 3–1,[24] Bulgaria 3–0, and two-time defending champions Brazil 3–1. [130] Four days later, in the finals at the Estádio do Dragão in Porto, Portugal defeated the Netherlands 1–0, with the only being scored by Gonçalo Guedes in the 60th minute.[131][132]. [15] The best the national team could do was hold the team to a goalless draw in Lisbon, and the round ended with a 9–1 defeat. Rep.-Portugal | UEFA EURO 2020", "Portugal-German Dem. [59] Portugal beat the Netherlands 2–1 in the semi-final. [65] [125] Portugal started the league defeating Italy in a home 1–0 victory, with André Silva scoring the match's only goal. In the Euro 1972 qualifiers, Portugal had to top its group that comprised the teams of Belgium, Denmark and Scotland to advance to the finals. [121] Ronaldo scored the only goal in a 1–0 victory against Morocco, breaking Puskás' record. [52] The final result was 2–1. Portugal finished first place in Group D of the World Cup, with victories over Angola (1–0), Iran (2–0) and Mexico (2–1). For the UEFA Euro 1988 the Portuguese team attempted to top their qualifying group in a group with Italy, Malta, Sweden and Switzerland; however, they finished in third. [64] While Portugal was playing in the competition, Scolari agreed in a new two-year deal with the Federation. : Carlos Queiroz suspenso por um mês – Jornal Record :", ". PRE Preliminary squad. [116][117] Ronaldo was also man of the match in all three of Portugal's group stage matches.