The most international Portuguese player of all time is still absent from calls. He did not participate in one of the matches of the current campaign, and is now legitimate to question whether he will attend the final phase, which will be held in Portugal (Porto and Guimarães) in June next year.
The theme, however, is uncomfortable. Fernando Santos, national coach, does not feel comfortable with the subject, as noted at the press conference press conference tomorrow.
"If anyone doubts that Ronaldo is with the Selecao, that is enough to see the publications he has done before and after the previous match, so let's talk about Ronaldo, which is to eliminate the brilliance of what these players have done. To Selecao, "Santos said angrily.
In today's match with Poland, the coach made sure to take "seriously", even though everything was determined. And regarding competition, he said: "We are candidates to win the League of Nations."
Bernardo Silva is low
Midfielder Bernardo Silva is down for today's match. The Federation justifies being absent from physical problems but does not specify details. The player is up.
The Portuguese team is the only team in the league that can complete the qualifying round without defeat.