Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo vies with Mexico’s defender Hector Moreno  during the  Confederations Cup  match in Kazan on Sunday. Photograph: Franck Fife/AFP/Getty Images

Anybody looking for answers to the thorny issue of Cristiano Ronaldo’s future will have found few clues here, but if Portugal needed reassurance of hi(...)

Portugal were beaten 2-0 by Switzerland in their opening World Cup qualifier. Photograph: Afp

Switzerland 2 Portugal 0 Switzerland struck twice in quick succession to stun Euro 2016 champions Portugal 2-0 in a World Cup qualifier on Tuesday a(...)

Portugal’s  Cristiano Ronaldo and his teammates were welcomed home to Lisbon by thousands of supporters following their Euro 2016 final win over France. Photograph: Patricial De Melo/AFP/Getty

Uefa is set to stick with the 24-team European Championship format for the foreseeable future after what is seen to have been a successful tournament (...)

Eder  scores the winning goal for Portugal during the Euro 2016 final against France. Photo: Alex Livesey/Getty Images

All hail Ederzito Antonio Macedo Lopes, the improbable king of Europe. How fitting that a tournament where the underdog prospered ended with the most (...)

 Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo and Eder celebrate their team’s victory in Stade de France. Photograph: EPA

Eder barely made an imprint during his ill-fated spell at Swansea, but the striker has left an indelible mark on Portuguese football after scoring the(...)

 Eder holds the Euro 2016 trophy before leaving Marcoussis on Monday morning. Photograph: EPA

Portugal are celebrating their first-ever title after shocking Euro 2016 hosts France, leaving coach Fernando Santos proud of the strength and unity s(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo in a slightly better mood after Portugal’s 1-0 win over France in extra time. Photograph: Afp

Fernando Santos and Didier Deschamps might have had major selection headaches for the final but they were in the ha’penny place next to the head-wreck(...)

Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe warm up ahead of Portugal’s training session at Centre National de Rugby in Marcoussis ahead of Sunday’s European Championship final against France in Paris. Photograph:  Regis Devignau/Reuters/Livepic

Pepe is set to return to the Portugal starting line-up for the European Championships final against France at the Stade the France on Sunday after tak(...)

Scorer of both goals against Germany in the semi-final, Antoine Griezmann (number seven), celebrates with his France team-mates in Marseilles. Photograph: Getty.

Euro 2016 Final: France v Portugal, Stade de France, Sunday, 8.0pm (RTÉ 2, TV3, BBC, UTV) If the draw for this tournament suggested that the organi(...)

Portugal celebrate Nani’s goal in their 2-0 win over Wales in Lyon. Photograph: AP

Portugal 2 Wales 0 Portugal’s almost endless run of knock-out stage defeats doesn’t qualify for them for perennial bridesmaid status, so there will b(...)