Portugal v Spain Prediction
Friday, 1:00 pm
Fisht Olympic Stadium (Sochi)
The last game of World Cup day 2, will see reigning European Champions Portugal take on Spain in the Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi
With Morocco and Iran in this group, Portugal and Spain are definitely favorite to advance to the next round.
La Roja come into this game following a (1-0) win against Tunisia, while the Portuguese Navigators enjoyed a (3-0) win against Algeria.
Players to Watch
Cristian Ronaldo will be spear heading the Portuguese attack along side Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva.
The Spanish side will have one of the best goal stoppers in the world in David De Gea, the best center backs Gerard Pique and Sergio Ramos. While Atletico’s Diego Costa is likely to lead the attack.
Head to Head
Their last encounter was in Euro 2012, were Spain won after penalties before beating Italy (4-0) in the final to light the trophy.
Their last World Cup meeting was in 2010, were Spain won (1-0) on their way to winning the trophy.
Prediction: Over 1.5 goals WON 3-3
Reason for Portugal v Spain Betting Tips
Their have been over 1.5 goals scored in 8 of Spain’s last 10 games. 9 of their last 10 away games have also have over 1.5 goals.
Eight of Portugal’s last 10 games have had over 1.5 goals. 9 of their last 10 home games have also have over 1.5 goals.