Portugal surprised most people with their Euro 2016 victory in France two years ago and Portugal will be hoping to surprise people again and cause a few upsets. Their squad is certainly talented, with some of the best footballing talent on the planet.
If there is one thing Euro 2016 taught us it is that Portugal should not be written off! If the likes of Cristiano Ronaldo and Bernardo Silva can find their best form, Portugal have a chance of beating anyone in the competition.
Portugal World Cup 2018 Squad
Portugal released their 23-man squad very recently. Let’s have a look at it in greater detail:
- Goalkeepers: Anthony Lopes, Beto, Rui Patricio
- Defenders:Bruno Alves, Cedric Soares, Jose Fonte, Mario Rui, Pepe, Raphael Guerreiro, Ricardo Pereira, Ruben Dias
- Midfielders: Adrien Silva, Bruno Fernandes, Joao Mario, Joao Moutinho, Manuel Fernandes, William Carvalho
- Forwards: Andre Silva, Bernardo Silva, Cristiano Ronaldo, Gelson Martins, Goncalo Guedes, Ricardo Quaresma
Portugal World Cup 2018 Starting Eleven Prediction
- Rui Patricio
- Cedric Soares
- Jose Fonte
- Raphael Guerreiro
- William Carvalho
- Bernardo Silva
- Joao Moutinho
- Ricardo Quaresma
- Cristiano Ronaldo
- Andre Silva
One thing is for sure, we are looking forward to watching the Euro 2016 winners in action!