The fight for Euro 2016 continues as eight teams enter the quarter finals battle. “Who will win Euro 2016?” is the biggest question on the Internet right now. We are sure even you have your doubts about today’s match, so in order to view the game online you must search for terms such as, “Poland vs. Portugal odds,” “Poland vs. Portugal prediction,” “Poland vs. Portugal pick against the spread.”
Fans are waiting with anticipation for the Poland vs. Portugal match to begin, in fact they have even stated their predictions about who will win the match. If you want to get more details about the Poland vs. Portugal odds or if you are simply curious to know what the football experts have to say about today’s match, then read on for our Poland vs. Portugal predictions and Poland vs. Portugal pick.
The quarterfinals of the 2016 UEFA European Championship will start on June 30 with the match between Portugal and Poland. The match will start at 3:00 p.m. EST and will be played at the Stade Vélodrome in Marseille, France. Therefore, neither team has a home-field advantage that would play into anyone’s Euro predictions. Similarly, no incarnation of either team has ever won the championship before, nor do either current iterations have any recent championships to their name. Poland has two prior appearances at the Euro tournament while Portugal has six.
Poland made it to the quarterfinals after defeating Switzerland in a dramatic penalty shootout following the match which was tied 1-1. Portugal was not a great performer in the last match, however, they managed to book their place in the last eight teams for the semi-finals after defeating Croatia by one goal. Cristiano Ronaldo was almost invisible in the previous matches so we expect to see him play actively in today’s match.
Poland vs. Portugal Betting Odds
Poland to Win: 27/10
Portugal to Win: 5/4
Poland Starting Lineup: Fabianski; Piszcsek, Glik, Pazdan, Jedrzejczyk; Blazczykowski, Krychowiak, Maczynski, Grosicki; Milik, Lewandowski
Portugal Starting Lineup: Rui Patricio; Soares, Pepe, Fonte, Guerreiro; Joao Mario, Adrien Silva, Carvalho, Renato Sanches, Nani; Ronaldo
Missing and Key Players
Portugal has two dicey players who won’t be participating in the quarterfinals. Raphael Guerreiro and André Gomes are not really sure if they will be playing due to health issues, but the rest of the players are ready for the match.
Poland’s Wojciech Szczesny is theonly player who is unsure about his position for the match., All of the other players are currently in good health and motivated for the game.
The main player to look out for from Poland’s side is Robert Lewandowski and from Portugal’s side is Cristiano Ronaldo, as both of them are strong players on the team.
Poland vs. Portugal Predictions
Given how both of the teams have fared so far, it is no doubt that fans are favoring Poland to win this match, however, don’t jump to any conclusions about the Poland vs Portugal betting odds, because Portugal is already in the quarterfinals. After looking at the team’s track record, it is evident that they can produce whatever results they want, even if it comes down to the last minute. Ronaldo is one of the strongest players on the team, but he still has to impress the world with his playing skills to win this match. Portugal is also a much higher-ranked team overall, taking up the eighth position compared to Poland’s 27th.
Of course, we cannot underestimate Poland’s team. After all, they have all the tools required to win today’s match. However, according to many sources, betting tips are in favor for both the teams to score in first 60 minutes, then in the last 30 minutes, and one team will definitely land a goal. Fans are rooting for Portugal to win this match. According to the sources, the chances of Poland winning in 90 minutes is 12.0 and for Portugal to win 8.0. Let’s see who wins the match today at 3:00 p.m. EST.