Fernando Santos is a Portuguese born football manager and former player. He is also a former player who has played in Maritimo and Estoril, has managed various teams and is currently coaching Portuguese national team. Santos has also managed Portugal's Big Three and winning five major titles with Porto. For the better part of the 2000s, he worked in Greece, mainly with AEK Athens and PAOK.
Caption: Fernando Santos celebrating his victory.
Fernando Santos was born on 10 October 1954. He was born in Lisbon, Portugal. His full name and real name is Fernando Manuel Fernandes da Costa Santos. He is the current manager of the Geek National team. Fernando was born in Lisbon but he has spent most of his childhood days there.
Fernando Santos started his career as a footballer. He has them been joined in the Maritimo and Estoril Praia club where he ended his professional career in 1975 when he was just 21 years of age. Despite having a football background, Santos studied bachelorette degree as an electrical and telecommunications engineer in 1977 from The Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa. He stays as the coach of that club for almost seven years and has also been guiding them to two promotions and the Portuguese top flight. He is also known as "the engineer of the Penta." This is because he was the last of the coach to win in Porto's run of five consecutive champions, the longest ever in Portuguese club history. Next season, he led Porto to win the Portuguese Cup and Super Cup and also reaching the UEFA Champions League quarterfinals. According to FIFA, in 2010, he was ranked ninth best manager in the world. Santos later was announced as the coach of Greece by the Hellenic Football Federation for the next two years on 1 July 2010. Santos then managed to lead Greek team in the quarterfinals of Euro Cup 2010.
Caption: Fernando Santos leading and coaching his team.
Fernando Santos hasn't revealed much information about his personal life. He has never declared officially about his marriage, wife, children and all. As per wiki sources, Fernando Santos he has the net worth of $6.5 million to date. Fernando Santos has worked very hard and struggled a lot in order to reach that amount of net worth. Fernando Santos hasn't revealed about his salary on the internet or to the media to date.
Fernando Santos is not active in social media. He hasn’t been using any social media sites as he has been fully concentrating on his career rather than on any social media sites.
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