João Filipe – with a goal – and Pedro Amaral were starters in the Portugal U-21's triumph over Liechtenstein, by 0-9.
The match held in Vaduz is related to group 8 of the U-21 European Championship qualifying round, that will take place in 2019. The national coach Rui Jorge also handed a place in the starting XI to Pêpê, Heriberto and Diogo Gonçalves, players loaned by Benfica to V. Guimarães, Moreirense and Nottingham Forest, respectively.
Text: Marco Rebelo
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