National Team

The latest news and views concerning the Seleção.

“He said it no longer brings him any benefit”, Rui Jorge on Fábio Carvalho’s Decision to Quit International Duty

The news emerged on Tuesday that one of the players called up to the latest Portugal U21 squad, Fábio Carvalho, would not be reporting for duty. The FPF released a short statement that Carvalho had sent the FPF an ‘SMS message’ informing them that he no longer wanted to represent Portugal at U21 level. Portugal […]

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Portugal: The Most Overworked Squad At the FIFA World Cup According to a FIFPRO Report

A new FIFPRO report has Portugal as the most overworked squad going into the FIFA World Cup.

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Fernando Santos’ Portugal Squad for the 2022 FIFA World Cup

Fernando Santos has today announced his Portugal squad for the FIFA World Cup. You can see the full list below:

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The Return of The Portuguese Football Show

The podcast is BACK!

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Diogo Jota OUT of World Cup Through Injury

Liverpool and Portugal forward Diogo Jota will miss the upcoming FIFA World Cup through injury. The news was reported by Abola and has since been confirmed by Liverpool manager Jürgen Klopp. The 25-year-old was stretchered off at the end of Liverpool’s match with Manchester City, with an injury that has “completely ruled out any possibility” […]

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“He wants the Seleção, that has always been his dream”

Fábio Carvalho has garnered widespread praise for his excellent performances for Fulham in the Championship. The 19-year-old’s contributions have helped Marco Silva’s side to the top of the league and heading towards promotion to the Premier League. A deal to Premier League giants Liverpool fell through in the last minutes of the January transfer window, […]

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Here We Go Again…Everything You Need to Know About the World Cup Playoffs

Here we go again. Last night’s defeat at the hands of Serbia means that just like in 2010 and 2014, Portugal will need to win via the playoffs to guarantee a spot at the 2022 World Cup. With so many questions being asked of the Seleção, Fernando Santos and the Federeção over how a crop […]

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Fernando Santos Names Portugal Squad for October

Fernando Santos today announced his Portugal squad for the upcoming games against Qatar (Oct 9th) and Luxembourg (Oct 12th). Santos had to make several alterations from his last squad in August, with Pote, Gonçalo Inácio and Otávio all suffering with recent injuries. Matheus Nunes recently ended speculation regarding his future by declaring he wants to […]

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Os Arquivos – The Euros Countdown

Seven tournaments. Seven special episodes. We are less than a month away from UEFA Euro 2020! Portugal head into the tournament as defending champions (Obrigado Éder) and will be looking to once again go all the way. At Próxima Jornada, we were thinking of ways to bring new, fresh content surrounding the European Championships that […]

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Seleção A Feminina On The Hunt For European Qualification: A Preview

After a successful week for the men’s under 21 side, winning all 3 of their European Championship Group games, and the senior men’s side kicking off their World Cup qualifying campaign with an unbeaten start (two wins and a draw), it is the turn of the Seleção A Feminina to have a successful international break […]

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Nuno Mendes Becomes Fourth Youngest Portugal Player in 21st Century

Nuno Mendes tonight became the fourth-youngest player to play for Portugal in the 21st century. The defender, who started tonight’s match v Azerbaijan in Turin, earned his first Seleção cap aged at just 18 years, 9 months and 5 days old. This also makes him the youngest defender ever to play for Portugal, overtaking previous […]

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Fernando Santos Announces Portugal Squad for March Fixtures

Portugal head coach Fernando Santos today announced his 25-man Portugal squad for the upcoming international break. The European champions will play three FIFA World Cup Qualifiers at the end of March, kicking off against Azerbaijan on the 24th March (a game which has been moved to Turin, Italy) before playing Serbia in Belgrade on the […]

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