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The Portugal National Football Team is one of the most glorious teams in the world. They had played their first international match on 18 December 1921 against Spain. They have succeeded several times different international tournaments. Portugal Football Team is one of the successful team in the European Championship. In 2016, Portugal National Team was championed in European Championship defeated by the French. It was their first title in the international tournament. Portugal Soccer Team also qualified at FIFA World Cup semi-final in 1966.
Association: Portuguese Football Federation (FPF)
Manager: Fernando Santos
Nickname: A Selecca o A Seleccao das Quinas
Head Coach: Fernando Santos
Captain: Cristiano Ronaldo
Jersey: Red and Green
FIFA Ranking: 08
FIFA Code: POR
Stadium: Estadio Nacional
History of Portugal National Football Team
Portugal National Football Team has represented by the Portugal in international men’s association football competition since 1921. It is controlled by the Portuguese Football Federation and the governing body of football in Portugal. In 1923 they affiliated at the FIFA, and it was founded on 31 March 1914. They had also affiliated at UEFA in 1954.
Best Performance of Portugal Football Team
Portugal National Team is one of the successful team in European Championship Tournament. In 2016, Portugal Soccer Team won their first international tournament at Europian Championship which held in Franch. In 1966, They also had qualified for the semi-finals in FIFA world Cup. It was their best performance in World Cup history.
Portuguese Football Federation
The Portuguese Football Federation is the governing body of football in Portugal. It is a member of FIFA and UEFA. Fernando Gomes is the President of Portugal Football Association, and first, the president was Joao Luis de Moura. It was founded on 31 March 1914.
Headquarters of Portugal Football Team
The Headquarter of Portugal Football team is Avenida das Selecoes, 1495-433, Cruz Quebrada – Dafundo
Telephone: +351 21 325 2700
Fax: +351 21 325 2780
Nickname and Jersey of Portugal Football Team
The nickname of Portugal Soccer Team is A Selecca o A Seleccao das Quinas. The Portugal national team’s new home and away kits feature red and green themes. The home jersey features a vivid red body with deeper garnet red shoulders and sleeves. The word ‘Portugal’ is knit into the back collar. They have changed their shirt color in several times.
Greatest Player of Portugal Football Team:
There are lots of icon players included in the Portugal Soccer Team some of them are Rui Patricio,
Bruno Alves, Pepe, Raphael Guerreiro, Joao Moutinho, Eder, Luis Figo, Nani, Pauleta and the greatest player of Cristiano Ronaldo also a member of this team. Cristiano Ronaldo is the most capped and top scorer player of Portugal Team with 138 caps and 71 goals. Presently, most of the famous football clubs are hiring Portugal players in their team.
Ranking of Portugal National Football Team
As of 06 April 2017, the Portugal National team stands at the 8th position on the FIFA world cup ranking table and their total achieved points are 1259. Their best FIFA World ranking is 3rd and lowest 43rd.