Portugal lists 23 for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup

Portugal lists 23 for Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup

coach Fernando Santos of Portugal has named his team ahead of next month’s FIFA World Cup in Russia with Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo leading the park.

The current European champions look to build on their last performance in the Euros as they take on the world this time.

Key suspects in Portugal squad as William Carvalho, Monaco midfielder Joao Moutinho and Besiktas duo Pepe and Ricardo Quaresma are all included in the team, while Ruben Neves is the most famous omission.

Portugal 23-man list below:

Goalkeepers: Anthony Lopes (Lyon), Beto (Goztepe), Rui Patricio (Sporting)

Defenders: Bruno Alves (Rangers), Cedric Soares (Southampton), Jose Fonte (Dalian Yifang), Mario Rui (Napoli), Pepe (Besiktas), Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund), Ricardo Pereira (Porto), Ruben Dias (Benfica)

Midfielders: Adrien Silva (Leicester), Bruno Fernandes (Sporting), Joao Mario (West Ham), Joao Moutinho (Monaco), Manuel Fernandes (Lokomotiv Moscow), William Carvalho (Sporting)

Forwards: Andre Silva (AC Milan), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid), Gelson Martins (Sporting), Goncalo Guedes (Valencia), Ricardo Quaresma (Besiktas).