Sporting midfielder William Carvalho has dropped out of the squad with a thigh injury; he won’t be replaced by coach Fernando Santos.
Rúben Dias and Fábio Coentrão, both inured, have been replaced in the squad for the friendlies against Egypt and Holland by, respectively, Luís Neto (Fenerbahçe) and Mário Rui (Napoli)
Fernando Santos’ squad for the friendlies against Egypt (23 March, 19.45, Zürich) and Holland (26 March, 19.30, Geneva):
Goalkeepers: Rui Patrício (Sporting), Anthony Lopes (Lyon), Beto (Goztepe)
Defenders: Bruno Alves (Rangers), Cédric Soares (Southampton), Fábio Coentrão (Sporting), João Cancelo (Inter Milan), José Fonte (Dalian Yifang), Raphael Guerreiro (Dortmund), Rolando (Marseille), Rúben Dias (Benfica)
Midfielders: Adrien Silva (Leicester), André Gomes (Barcelona), Bruno Fernandes (Sporting), João Mário (West Ham), João Moutinho (Mónaco), Manuel Fernandes (Lokomotiv Moscow), Rúben Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers), William Carvalho (Sporting)
Forwards: André Silva (AC Milan), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid), Gelson Martins (Sporting), Gonçalo Guedes (Valência), Ricardo Quaresma (Besiktas)