On Monday, the Portuguese Football Association announced at a press conference that Roberto Martinez will be the head coach of the Portuguese national team.
At the press conference, the president of the Portuguese Football Association Gomez announced that he had signed a four-year contract with Martinez, which means that Martinez will lead the team to play in the 2024 European Cup and the 2026 World Cup.
Roberto Martinez became the third foreign coach after Gloria and Scolari and Portugal’s seventh coach in the 21st century. On March 23, Portugal will face Liechtenstein. This campaign will be Martinez’s debut in coaching the Portuguese national team. After that, he will lead the team against Luxembourg on March 26.