Tuesday, March 21, 2017
#Portugal U 21 keeper Varela called to the A team for the @Euro qualify vs #Hungary
The Lyon keeper Anthony Lopes was dismissed due to physical problems. Bruno Varela was called by Fernando Santos
Goalkeeper Anthony Lopes was dismissed from the national team on Tuesday because of physical problems and will be replaced by Bruno Varela, who was at the service of Rui Jorge in the U21.
This afternoon's training, which started preparations for Saturday's meeting with Hungary, was marked by the absence of the Lyon keeper, who, after being re-evaluated by the FPF Health and Performance Unit, was considered unfit to contribute Team of Quinas. Bruno Varela, goalkeeper who was in the service of the Under-21, was called by Fernando Santos to fill the vacancy.
Any relevant information that may arise regarding the possible replacement of Bruno Varela in the Under-21 will be disclosed in due course.