This Saturday, Portugal will hold the third training session in preparation for the first four games of Group 2 of the Football League of Nations, in a session in which Danilo will not be able to face a trauma to his left foot.
On Thursday, the day of work to start the work, the midfielder of the French Paris Saint-Germain was present, but had to leave during the 15 minutes open to the media, remaining to recover on Friday.
In addition to Danilo, the Portuguese coach, Fernando Santos, remains deprived of goalkeeper Rui Patrício, defender Pepe and forward Diogo Jota, all authorized to appear on Monday.
The third training session is scheduled for 11:00 am, on the main pitch of Cidade do Futebol, in Oeiras, and will be preceded by the press conference with the presence of a player to be designated, at 10:30 am.
In Group 2 of League A, Portugal starts by playing Spain, on June 2nd, in Seville, then plays twice in Alvalade, in 05, with Switzerland, and in 09, with the Czech Republic, to, on the 12th. , to act in Geneva, in the second clash with the Swiss.
After these four games, the last two meetings on 24 and the last two meetings on September 24, the first in the Czech Republic and the second in Braga, against the Spanish.
The ‘quinas’ team, winner of the first edition of the League of Nations in 2019, needs to win the group to reach the ‘final four’ of the third edition, the second being won by France, in a final with Spain, in 2021.
The finals of the League of Nations takes place from 14 to 18 June 2022, with the first four groups of League A, with the last of each group going down to League B.