Portugal's triumph a beautiful blend of teamwork, leadership and luck

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“Would I like us to be pretty? Yes. But, in between being pretty and being at home, or being ugly and being here, I prefer to be ugly” – Fernando Santos. No wins in the group stage. Just one victory in regular time throughout the tournament. Leading for a meagre 73 minutes in the entire competition. And yet, it ended in glory. Being More...

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