Poland vs Portugal
UEFA Nations League
Date: Thursday, 11th October 2018
Kick-off at 19:45 UK/ 20:45 CET
Venue: Silesian Stadium (Chorzow).
Group Stage battles of the UEFA Nations League are back with a clash between a new look Portugal and Poland. The Group 3 match in League-A of the UNL can crop up in Republic of Poland. The services of Cristiano Ronaldo don’t seem to be out there for the peninsula facet that’s seventh within the FIFA rankings at the moment.
The Selecao das Quinas have a young and inexperienced lineup up front. The likes of André Silva, Bernardo Silva and Bruma lack the sharpness within the final third that Ronaldo possesses. however they managed to beat the Italians at their aim their initial ever UEL match. The one goal from André Silva was enough to defeat the previous World champions WHO ar within the shadow of their former selves. The Portuguese defense lead by Pepe stood firm and also the veteran Rui Patricio virtually had not abundant to try to to in goal.
Bruma, WHO is that the replacement for Ronaldo, had his moments within the game manufacturing some blazing runs and shots. Coach Fernando Santos will be pleased by the performance of the full-back Joao Cancelo who was instrumental in organizing attacks from the right side. The 24 year is having a great season at Juve and is the considered one of the best young right-backs in the world.
Robert Lewandowski will have 100 caps for Poland when he faces the Euro champions on his home soil. The team managed by Jerzy Brzeczek will be looking to win the game for their star striker.
The Eagles command Italy attract their last match in UNL. The Napoli Midfielder, Piotr Zielinski place Poland ahead and Azzurri was saved by a penalty by Jorginho within the 78th minute. Polish did not keep possession that was their major downside against the Italians. it should be ruinous to try to to constant against Portugal WHO has pace to use front.
The facet captained by Lewandowski has won just one game in last five games. in the meantime the team of the 5 has won a pair of in their last five games.
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Poland vs Portugal Head to Head
Poland won’t forget the fight lose against Portugal in monetary unit 2016, wherever the team crystal rectifier by Ronaldo went on to win the trophy. every team scored one goal every in traditional time and additional time. The White and Reds lost the fight 5-3.
In the last eleven meeting between these 2 sides, Portugal have four wins as against Poland’s three with another four leading to stalemates.
The Poles ar undefeated within the last 2 home games against Portugal, a 0-0 stalemate in 2012 and 2-1 win in 2006.