Cristiano Ronaldo is selected for his 5th World Cup as Portugal reveals squad for Qatar


Cristiano Ronaldo has been selected for his 5th World Cup appearance after he was included in Portugal’s 26-man squad for Qatar.

The Manchester United forward is one of ten players from the Premier League to be included in manager Fernando Santos’ squad. Among those also included are club team-mates Bruno Fernandes and Diogo Dalot, as well as Manchester City stars Bernardo Silva, Ruben Dias, and Joao Cancelo.

Portugal veteran, Joao Moutinho as well as fellow internationals Nelson Semedo and Goncalo Guedes were left out of the team.

See the full squad list below. 

Goalkeepers: Jose Sa, Rui Patricio, Diogo Costa.

Defenders: Joao Cancelo, Diogo Dalot, Pepe, Ruben Dias, Danilo Pereira, Antonio Silva, Nuno Mendes, Raphael Guerreiro.

Midfielders: William, Ruben Neves, Joao Palhinha, Bruno Fernandes, Vitinha, Otavio, Matheus Nunes, Bernardo Silva, Joao Mario.

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo, Joao Felix, Rafael Leao, Ricardo Horta, Andre Silva, Goncalo Ramos.