Portugal fights down Crotian side in their last spell and now heading for an extended lead by thwarting Swedish squad.Portuguese crew members were completely outclassed Crotian team by a 4-1 score.The huge win over the Croats was sweeter, they played without captain Cristiano.
Joao Cancelo, Diogo Jota, Jao Felix, Bruno Fernandes all scored for Portugal in the match held at Porto. The Selecao warriors returned to the Uefa Nations League as the defending champions.Fernando Santos is very keen on lifting the trophy for the second time.Latest edition of the tournament is important for all European teams as a preparation to the Euro Cup next year.
Janne Andersson’s chaps put up a great show against World Champions.A win today is must for the yellows to make sure their journey forward.The head to meetings between the two neighborhoods gives an overview,Portugal winning 5 while Sweden triumphant in 8 in their 18 previous clashes with 6 of them ended in a draw.
SWEDEN – Olsen; Lustig, Jansson, Lindelof, Bengtsson; Kulusevski, Olsson, Ekdal, Forsberg; Quaison, Berg
PORTUGAL – Lopes; Cancelo, Pepe, Dias, Guerreiro; Fernandes, Danilo, Moutinho; Ronaldo, Felix, Bernardo
France beat Sweden 1-0 in the first group match. Julian Mbappe scoring the only goal of the game during the first half. Antoine Griezman failed to convert the penalty showed his continuing poor form. Les Bleus and Croatia looking to make World Cup final repeat tonight. Ther last meeting was the final in which France overcame them with a 4-2 count.
Croatian team never in their football accountable to defeat the French side.It will be a difficult match for Croatia who already conceded 4 goals against Portuguese squad.
FRANCE – Lloris; Upamecano, Varane, Lenglet; Dubois, Kante, Rabiot, Mendy; Griezmann; Martial, Ben Yedder
CROATIA – Livakovic; Jedvaj, Lovren, Vida, Barisic; Kovacic, Brozovic; Rebic, Vlasic, Perisic; Kramaric