Fernando Santos is leaving the National Team

The Portuguese Football Federation replaces the coach of the European conflict and the winner of the League of Nations. The workforce will return to play in March

The elimination of the 2022 World Cup at the fingers of Morocco, in the quarterfinals, meant the finish of the line of Fernando Santos as coach of Portugal. Portugal is successful the Euro”2016 and the League of Nations in 2019, though that they had a contract for 2 extra years, which incorporates the 2024 European Championship.

The separation, it appears, will likely be accomplished amicably, and due to the relationship that Santos has all the time had with Fernando Gomes, the president of the FPF, in addition to the whole “home” of the federal authorities.

After leaving the World Championship present, Fernando Santos promised that in Portugal he’ll speak to the president of the FPF to see the future. This, it is sure, is not going to undergo the technical rule of the Selection, the place the coach who all through his profession discovered a uncommon bond – he managed the massive three in Portugal and the massive gamers in Greece – performed 109 matches. Of these, he received 67 (61.5% success), produced 23 (21%) and misplaced 19 (17.5%), having the third finest successful streak in the historical past of the National Team, however it is the finest recreation performed. in relation to the two leaders – Humberto Coelho (66.7%, in 24 video games) and Otto Glória (64.3%, in 28 video games).

In addition to the aforementioned two titles received in Portugal, in the most golden period of the Quinas workforce, Fernando Santos has different nice data, which I can see at the finish. In Qatar, he was second in the World Cup, after Russia “2018 Portugal was eradicated by Uruguay in the “eighth” in the group that included Germany and France. Even earlier than that, and as a European champion, the native of Lisbon led the nationwide workforce third place in the 2017 Confederations Cup, additionally in Russia.

In the previous few days, a number of names have been thrown to exchange Fernando Santos, though the race to exchange him is shut, since the Selection will solely compete once more in March, when the qualifiers for Euro”2024 will start (see the piece at (under). For historical past is the coach who led Portugal to win the most in 101 years of choice, who after a painful debut in the friendship with France, in the similar Saint-Denis the place he’ll win the European title, received in Denmark, due to the aim of Cristiano Ronaldo, at 90″ +5″, an essential recreation on the approach to Euro”2016. We have been in October 2014.


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