Ronaldo, Fernandes Headline Portugal’s Euro 2020 Squad

Cristiano Ronaldo
Cristiano Ronaldo

European champions, Portugal has named a strong 26-man squad for the European Championship set to start next month.

Juventus forward, Cristiano Ronaldo, Manchester United’s Bruno Fernades and Manchester City’s Ruben Dias are among the players listed by coach Fernando Santos.

Youngster, Pedro Goncalves was handed a maiden Portugal call-up by coach Santos.

The 22-year-old scored a league-leading 23 Primeira Liga goals to help Sporting win their first Portuguese title since 2002.

Portugal Euro 2020 squad:

Goalkeepers (3): Rui Patricio (Wolves/ENG), Anthony Lopes (Lyon/FRA), Rui Silva (Grenada/ESP)

Defenders (7): Joao Cancelo (Manchester City/ENG), Nelson Semedo (Wolves/ENG), Jose Fonte (Lille/FRA), Ruben Dias (Manchester City/ENG), Pepe (FC Porto), Nuno Mendes (Sporting Lisbon), Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund/GER)

Midfielders (9): Danilo Pereira (Paris SG/FRA), Joao Palhinha (Sporting Lisbon), Ruben Neves (Wolves/ENG), Joao Moutinho (Wolves/ENG), Renato Sanches (Lille/FRA), Bruno Fernandes (Manchester United/ENG), Sergio Oliveira (FC Porto), William Carvalho (Real Betis/ESP), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City/ENG)

Forwards (7): Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus/ITA), Diogo Jota (Liverpool/ENG), Rafa Silva (Benfica), Andre Silva (Eintracht Frankfurt/GER), Joao Felix (Atletico Madrid/ESP), Gonçalo Guedes (Valencia/ESP), Pedro Goncalves (Sporting Lisbon)

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