Although the specific list of the squad for EURO 2021 has not been finalized, but for those who are in hand, it can be seen that Portugal is really strong.
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Portugal’s biggest star over the years as well as at EURO 2021 must be Ronaldo – one of the two greatest players at the moment. However, Ronaldo is no longer the ‘lonely star’ as in previous times.
Based on the list summoned back in March this year, talent is blossoming in Portugal.
Goalie: Anthony Lopes (Lyon), Jose Sa (Olympiacos), Rui Silva (Granada)
It can be said that this is the most poor quality position in Portugal, but the goalkeepers are playing in a professional environment.
Defender: Jose Fonte (Lille), Cedric Soares (Arsenal), Ruben Dias (Manchester City), Joao Cancelo (Manchester City), Luis Neto (Sporting Lisbon), Domingos Duarte (Granada), Nuno Mendes (Sporting Lisbon).
Ruben Dias and Joao Cancelo are both important factors in the Portuguese defense, they are having a flourishing season in the Man City shirt at club level. Besides, there are experienced names like Fonte and Soares.
Midfielder: Joao Moutinho (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Danilo Pereira (Paris Saint-Germain), Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United), Renato Sanches (Lille), Ruben Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Sergio Oliveira (Porto), Joao Palhinha (Sporting Lisbon).
The midfield of Portugal are all names playing in a top-notch environment, capable of fighting in a tournament like EURO. The two brightest stars to mention are Bernardo Silva and Bruno Fernandes, they are the pillars of the two Manchester teams.
Striker: Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus), Andre Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt), Rafa Silva (Benfica), Joao Felix (Atletico Madrid), Diogo Jota (Liverpool), Pedro Neto (Wolverhampton Wanderers).
Without a doubt, public goods are the convergence of Portugal’s elite. In addition to superstar Ronaldo, Selecao owns Andre Silva – candidate for the title of Bundesliga top scorer, young talent and expensive Atletico Madrid’s Joao Felix, and Diogo Jota – who has an impressive opening season at Liverpool.
It can be said that with this squad, Portugal is allowed to expect the ability to defend the EURO championship.
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