Nations League: France vs Portugal



The team coached by Fernando Santos will now head to France for the third match of Group C of the A Nations League and three days later return to Alvalade to face Sweden in the same tournament. This is a re-display of the Euro 2016 final, whether the World Cup champions will successfully claim the failed debt 4 years ago.

In the match against Ukraine, Giroud scored his first goal from outside the box with a stunning swing from the left flank, the remaining 41 of his 42 for France in the box. Les Blues coach Deschamps appreciated his students' performances, winning their friendly match against Ukraine (7-1), four days after the welcome to Portugal. He is very fond of tomorrow star Eduardo Camavinga and the talent of Rennes is the one who opened the scoring in this match. Didier Deschamps summoned Chelsea's Kurt Zouma to make up for Dayot Upamecano's absence, replaced by Raphaël Varane in the first half of France's (7-1) win over Ukraine, Dayot Upamecano revealed to have felt an injury quite bad. Coach Didier Deschamps announced that at a press conference, before summoning Kurt Zouma to replace.

In a match that marked the fans of a few spectators in the stands and was pressured by Spain, but in the second half, Portugal controlled the game but could not have a goal, so it drew 0-0. in a friendly match with his neighbor on the Iberian peninsula. In the second half, Portugal did better and Cristiano Ronaldo and Renato Sanches twice saw the goal rejected and goalkeeper Rui Patrício continued to play well in the wooden frame to keep them from conceding. This match marked Pepe's 111th international appearance, surpassing Fernando Couto and thus becoming the most national defender. Besides, there was also the debut of Rúben Semedo in Portugal's main squad while manager Fernando Santos balanced Luiz Felipe Scolari's record as the National Coach with the most games to lead Portugal and he is now lacking. The only thing is to become a world champion. 



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