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Portugal's Latest Squad Announced, Ronaldo Returns

Portugal have announced their squad for this month's EURO 2020 qualifiers, and Juventus star Cristiano Ronaldo has been called up for the first time since the 2018 World Cup.

Read:  England Squad Announced For Euro Qualifiers

Similarly to Lionel Messi for Argentina, Ronaldo has not featured for the European champions since their 2-0 defeat to Uruguay in the round of 16 at the World Cup in Russia.

Despite Ronaldo's absence, Fernando Santos' troops have been impressive as they advanced to the UEFA Nations League semi-finals.

Some of the other big names in the squad include Bernardo Silva, Pepe, Nelson Semedo and Raphael Guerreiro.

Selecao will face Ukraine on March 22 before they host Serbia at the Estadio de Luz three days later.

Full Portugal squad:

Goalkeepers: Beto (Goztepe), Jose Sa (Olympiakos), Rui Patricio (Wolves)
 
Defenders: Joao Cancelo (Juventus), Nelson Semedo (Barcelona), Jose Fonte (Lille), Pepe (FC Porto), Ruben Dias (Benfica), Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund), Mario Rui (Napoli)
 
Midfielders: Danilo Pereira (FC Porto), Ruben Neves (Wolves), William Carvalho (Real Betis), Bruno Fernandes (Sporting), Joao Mario (Internazionale), Joao Moutinho (Wolves), Pizzi (Benfica)
 
Forwards: Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Joao Felix (Benfica), Goncalo Guedes (Valencia), Rafa Silva (Benfica), Andre Silva (Sevilla), Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus), Diogo Jota (Wolves) and Dyego Sousa (SC Braga).

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