On Thursday, Fernando Santos announced his resignation as manager of Portugal after eight years in charge of the national team.
Bruno Fernandes, a midfielder for Manchester United, has expressed gratitude to Fernando Santos for choosing to resign as Portugal’s manager following their World Cup elimination.
In the quarterfinal stage of the competition in Qatar, Portugal was eliminated by Morocco. The Moroccan team defeated Santos’ team 1-0. The 68-year-old departs his position after eight years in command, during which time he guided the nation to victory at the 2016 and 2019 Nations League inaugural tournaments.