Fernando Santos


Fernando Santos Bio

Who is Fernando Santos

Fernando Santos is a well known Portuguese football coach and also a former player who has played in Maritimo and Estoril , has managed various teams and is currently coaching Portuguese national team.

Early Life (Childhood)

Fernando was born in Lisbon and spent most of his childhood days there. He began his football career in 1966 playing for S.L. Benfica and then played for senior teams Maritimo and Estoril thus ending his professional career at the age of 21.

Interesting Facts

He is currently 60 years old. Prior to Portuguese, he had managed the Greece national football team. He is of white ethnicity. He was trained to become an electric and telecommunication engineer. He is a committed catholic.

Personal Life

Not much is known about Fernando's dating history . He has been happily married to Adonia Santos. There haven't been rumors about the couple splitting up. The media doesn't know much about their children or any extra marital affair.


He led his team Portos to win the Portuguese Liga in 1998-1999 and also Portugese Cup title consecutively in 1999-2000 to 2000-2001. He has been awarded the Super League Greece manager of the Year many times and also Greece manager of the Decade.


There are no such rumors related to Santos. He is adored and respected by his team. He has not till date done any thing in his football career that has raised controversy in the media.