Portugal boast world class players including Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani currently play in maroon and green home shirts which are manufactured by Nike. Nicknamed 'A Selecao', Portugal are one of the strongest European squads in Europe and the world as the nation boasts world class talents such as Cristiano Ronaldo and Nani. The side where black away kits with a grey cross on the front which represents the sides crest and they their last major appearance in the FIFA World Cup was in the 2010 tournament where they reached the Round of 16 losing to Spain 1-0.
The Portuguese national team played their first international against Spain in Madrid, Spain on the 18th November 1921 losing 3-1. Portugal play their home games in the Estadio Nacional stadium.
The Portugese play their home games in red shirts with green shorts and red socks. Portugal are a great nearly country and the shirt has featured in some exciting matches. They featured in the Euro 2004 final, losing on home soil to Greece. Some of the famous players who have pulled on the national shirt are the great Eusebio, Luis Figo, Cristiano Ronaldo and Ricardo Carvalho.
Luis Figo holds the record for Portugal for the most number of caps with 127 and Pedro Pauleta holds the record for the most number of goals with 47.