Portugal with Ronaldo against Orange, Nani and Pepe are missing in selection

55e08b0d5cd0dfecfcf597a71a989ef4 - Portugal with Ronaldo against Orange, Nani and Pepe are missing in selection

The Dutch national team in the second friendly under the new coach Ronald Koeman to do with Cristiano Ronaldo. The five fifa world player of the year as expected to be part of the final selection of Portugal.

Fernando Santos has in his 25-man group is not a place set aside for Nani, Renato Sanches and Eder, that is, in 2016, have also played a role in the won european CHAMPIONSHIP finals and against France.

Also Pepe is on Monday 26 march in the Swiss Geneva, where Orange and Portugal to each other in a friendly context make. The 35-year-old defender of Besiktas, in the last international match as a captain acted, has a broken toe.

Ruben Dias, a 20-year-old defender of Benfica, for the first time, to the selection of Portugal. Rolando may hope for his first international game in four years time. The 32-year-old defender, currently with Olympique Marseille under the contract, was there in 2014 for the last time.

Estes são os convocados para os jogos frente ao Egito e Holanda! #TudoPorPortugal


Time of placing
12:03 – 15 march 2018

World cup

Next week Friday will play Portugal first practice game against Egypt in Zurich. The European champion is preparing for the world cup next summer, where Spain, Morocco and Iran, the opponents in group B.

The last meeting between the Dutch team and Portugal dates back to August 2013. Paul Verhaegh made his debut in Faro, where a 1-1 draw was played. In the last ten mutual duels know Orange is not one time to win. That happened for the last time in 1991.

Koeman makes his first final selection as keuzeheer Friday known. Three days before the practice duel with Portugal plays the Netherlands in the Johan Cruijff Arena against England.


Rui Patricio, Anthony Lopes and Beto.
Cedric Soares, Joao Cancelo, Bruno Alves, José Fonte, Rolando, Ruben Dias, Fabio Coentrao and Raphael Guerreiro.
William Carvalho, Ruben Neves, Joao Moutinho, Adrien Silva, Manuel Fernandes, Andre Gomes, Joao Mario, Bruno Fernandes and Bernardo Silva.
Gelson Martins, Ricardo Quaresma, Goncalo Guedes, Cristiano Ronaldo and André Silva.


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