Foithong sacks Santos, dropping out of eight World Cup teams

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Portugal have sacked Fernando Santos as coach. After guiding him to a halt in the quarter-finals of the 2022 World Cup, ending his eight-year career.

The Portuguese Football Federation ( FPF) has announced that it has parted ways with 68-year-old coach Fernando Santos . After doing a disappointing performance Led the team to be eliminated in the quarterfinals of the 2022 World Cup in Qatar by losing to Morocco. A dark horse team from Africa 0-1 on Saturday, December 10th.

Foithong sacks Santos, dropping out of eight World Cup teams

Foi Thong is another favorite with a chance to win the trophy. By ending the first round with a 3-2 win over Ghana , a 2-0 win over Uruguay and a 1-2 loss to South Korea. But still good enough to win the group and thrash Switzerland 6-1 in the round. 16 teams, with this UFABET game having an important highlight, dropping Cristiano Ronaldo. The star of the team and sending Gonzalo Ramos to play instead and doing an attribute in the game. First world cup itself

That’s why the game against the Atlas Lions in the quarterfinal round, the 21-year-old striker, was given the opportunity first. But in the end, unable to squeeze in good form while CR 7 was sent down in the second half. But could not help the team as well. They had to end the route only this round, but it was considered the best of the gray hair trainers. 

“The Portuguese Football Federation and Fernando Santos have agreed to end their highly successful journey. Which began in September 2014,” the official statement stated, “after one of the national team’s best performances. At the World Cup finals in Qatar, FPF and Santos understand that this is the right time to start a new era.

Santos started as Portugal national team manager on September having managed 109 games with 67 wins, 23 draws and 19 defeats. His best performance being in helping the Portuguese win the European Championships. Followed by the UEFA Nations League championship in the 2018-2019 season. While the World Cup twice led the team to the last 16 teams in 2018 and the final 8 teams in 2022.