Portuguese soccer players Ronaldo, Silva, Fernandes nominated for UEFA team of the year


Portuguese soccer players Cristiano Ronaldo, Bernardo Silva and Bruno Fernandes are among the 50 nominees for the UEFA 2019 team of the year, whose online vote started on Tuesday.

Bruno Fernandes, ‘captain’ of Sporting and the highest scoring midfielder in Europe in 2018/19, with 32 goals, is the only representative of Primeira Liga, while Cristiano Ronaldo competes for the 14th presence in the team of the year, now in the service of the Italian champions Juventus, already holding the record in this distinction.

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