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#Fernando Santos

# fernando-santos - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Portugal boss fumes at repeated Cristiano Ronaldo questions in press conference

Fernando Santos had quickly heard enough as he fielded questions on the star’s role at Juventus.

# fernando-santos - Wednesday 31 July, 2019

Guardiola and Klopp lead nominees for Fifa coach awards

Jill Ellis and Phil Neville are among the contenders for the Women’s accolade.

# fernando-santos - Wednesday 5 June, 2019

Teen sensation linked with Man United and City 'ready' to shine for Portugal

Joao Felix looks set to be Portuguese football’s next superstar, but Fernando Santos is keen to point out his country is never shy of talent.

# fernando-santos - Sunday 18 November, 2018

Ronaldo still part of national squad insists Portugal boss Santos

The forward last played for his country at the World Cup, but the manager said he remains a key part of his squad.

# fernando-santos - Thursday 4 October, 2018

Cristiano Ronaldo omitted from Portugal squad amid rape allegations

The Portugal captain will play no part in their upcoming international games against Poland and Scotland.

# fernando-santos - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Worry for Belgium as Vincent Kompany limps off in dull pre-World Cup friendly

An injury scare for Kompany was one of the few incidents of note in Saturday’s goalless draw with Portugal.

# fernando-santos - Monday 28 May, 2018

Euro 2016 champions Portugal held by England's upcoming World Cup opponents

Goals from Anice Badri and Fakhreddine Ben Youssef saw Tunisia come from behind to draw 2-2.

# fernando-santos - Thursday 22 June, 2017

'Do you think he should answer questions about issues outside the game?'

Ronaldo again refused to answer questions following his nation’s 1-0 defeat of Russia in the Confederations Cup

# fernando-santos - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Ranieri, Klopp and Coleman among nominees for Fifa Coach of the Year

Unai Emery and Massimiliano Allegri are two of the high-profile names that didn’t make the 10-strong shortlist.

# fernando-santos - Monday 11 July, 2016

'The ugly duckling went and did just that. Now he’s a beautiful swan' - Santos

The Portugal boss also said his team were ‘as simple as doves and wise as serpents’.

# fernando-santos - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

I'm 61 and Sanches is 18 - Portugal coach slams age slur

Guy Roux’s accusations that the Portugal teenager is older than his official age were swiftly dismissed.

# fernando-santos - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Cape Verde beat Portugal last night (this is not an April Fools' joke)

Fernando Santos’ side, who are top of their Euro 2016 qualifying group, rested star player Cristiano Ronaldo for the game.

# fernando-santos - Friday 22 June, 2012

Euro 2012: Germany hoping patience pays against Greece

Jogi Loew’s men are feeling the pressure ahead of tonight’s quarter-final against an unfancied Greek side.