Liedson, Veloso out of Portugal squad
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Portugal have announced their squad for the qualifiers against Denmark on October 8 and Iceland four days later, but have had to deal with the withdrawal through injury of Liedson and Miguel Veloso.

The duo were replaced by Valencia's Manuel Fernandes and FC Porto forward Ruben Micael.

 

Portugal Squad:

Goalkeepers: Eduardo (Genoa/ITA), Beto (FC Porto), Rui Patricio (Sporting)

Defenders: Rolando (FC Porto), Ricardo Carvalho (Real Madrid/ESP), Bruno Alves (Zenit St Petersburg/RUS), Joao Pereira (Sporting), Silvio (Sporting Braga) et Fabio Coentrao (Benfica)

Midfielders: Manuel Fernandes (Valencia/ESP), Pepe (Real Madrid/ESP), Joao Moutinho (FC Porto), Carlos Martins (Benfica), Raul Meireles (Liverpool/ENG), Tiago (Atletico Madrid/ESP), Paulo Machado (Toulouse/FRA)

Forwards: Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid/ESP), Varela (FC Porto), Danny (Zenit St Petersburg/RUS), Ruben Micael (FC Porto), Nani (Manchester United/ENG), Helder Postiga (Sporting), Hugo Almeida (Werder Bremen/GER)