Team analysis

Portugal

Portugal

Portugal squad
No.PlayerBornPos.AUTGERITAFRAGSClub
1Pedro Silva13/02/1997Goalkeeper90909090 Sporting Clube de Portugal (POR)
2Pedro Empis01/02/1997Defender90 9+1 Sporting Clube de Portugal (POR)
3Rúben Dias14/05/1997Defender909090 SL Benfica (POR)
4Francisco Ferreira26/03/1997Defender90909090 SL Benfica (POR)
5Yuri Ribeiro24/01/1997Defender90909090 SL Benfica (POR)
6Pedro Rodrigues20/05/1997Midfield90909090 SL Benfica (POR)
7Diogo Gonçalves06/02/1997Forward71*9+9027+ SL Benfica (POR)
8Gonçalo Rodrigues18/07/1997Midfield9061* 63*1 SL Benfica (POR)
9Alexandre Silva16/03/1997Forward65+25+45+901 Vitória SC (POR)
10João Carvalho09/03/1997Midfield45*909081* SL Benfica (POR)
11Buta10/02/1997Forward9081*49+902 SL Benfica (POR)
12Diogo Costa19/09/1999Goalkeeper FC Porto (POR)
13Pedro Pacheco27/01/1997Defender 29+26+901 FC Basel 1893 (SUI)
14Pedro Delgado07/04/1997Midfield 9064*90 FC Internazionale Milano (ITA)
15Diogo Dalot18/03/1999Defender 909090 FC Porto (POR)
16Bruno Xadas02/12/1997Midfield45+ 41* SC Braga (POR)
17Asumah Ankrah10/05/1997Forward19+65*1
18Ricardo Ribeiro09/05/1997Midfield25* 45* Moreirense FC (POR)
Pos. = Position; GS = Goals scored; * = Started; + = Substitute

Key features: Portugal

Key features: Portugal

  • 1-4-3-3 with quick transitions to deep 1-4-1-4-1 defensive block
  • Ability to counterattack fast after drawing opponents forward
  • Otherwise ball-to-feet possession play, patient build-up
  • Strong wing play; Dalot/Buta on right; Ribeiro/Gonçalves on left
  • Dias, Ferreira strong centre-backs; 1 v 1 abilities, aerial domination
  • Fluid middle-to-front movement; high levels of technique
  • Varied options skilfully managed by coach according to game situations

Head coach: Emilio Peixe (16/01/1973)