Match Preview – Portugal VS Serbia

Match Preview – Portugal VS Serbia

Subsequent to fixing competence against Denmark, Portugal finishes up their battle with an away outing to Eastern Europe. Bernardo Silva trusts Portugal have a squad who can have a major effect at Euro 2016 after Fernando Santos’ men secured their ticket to France with one qualifier to save.

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Thursday’s 1-0 win over Denmark, secured through Joao Moutinho’s noteworthy goal, implies they have effectively fixed a top spot in Group I in front of their last challenge in Serbia. With a spot at one year from now’s competition now safe, Santos has declared he will be resting Ricardo Carvalho, Tiago and team captain Cristiano Ronaldo while Fabio Coentrao is out due to injury. Ricardo Pereira and Rui Fonte have been rung to reinforce the squad.

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AS Monaco playmaker Silva is one of the players who should venture up without some of Portugal’s most senior men and he is idealistic about how the squad have been performing.
“We are pleased to have come to this objective,” he told. “On the off chance that I had scored I would be much more satisfied, however, the vital thing was the triumph. For the Euros let us think diversion by amusement. We have an extraordinary squad, however, we realize that there will be other awesome team. We will do our best to get quite far and that includes attempting to play in the last.”
Defender Cedric Soares was additionally brimming with hopefulness after the win over Denmark, which was Portugal’s 6th continuous win in the crusade. He said: “It was a glad air [in the dressing room]. We are all extremely glad and exceptionally content with this movement. We know we have an amusement in a couple of days, so there is no opportunity to rest. The Coach has a considerable measure of experience, and the team unmistakably settled with him. He is an advantage, which the team has appeared with the outcomes and style of play. We are on the tune and I trust we can keep on making the delightful results we have accomplished for Portugal.”

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Serbia, in the meantime, are yet to report the seriousness of injuries to Chelsea pair Branislav Ivanovic and Nemanja Matic after both were substituted with issues amid the 2-0 away triumph – secured with two stoppage-time goals – over Albania on Thursday. That was just their second win from seven matches after a turbulent crusade that saw them punished with a three-direct reasoning due toward genuine team inconvenience in the first match against Albania. The injured Coentrao scored the champ when Portugal beat Serbia 2-1 in the two sides’ meeting in Lisbon back in March.