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Portugal face a fight to end in AN automatic qualification spot in group b of euro 2020 qualifying as they host Lithuania next, with Srbija only one purpose behind.
Lithuania, on the opposite hand, don’t have anything to play for within the cluster, sitting bottom on one purpose with simply this final fixture to complete.
Luxembourg succumbed to their fifth straight defeat within the qualifiers last week once Srbija did barely enough reception to post a 3-2 book.
Despite showing signs of promise with 10 tries at goal, four of that were right target, the hosts were inferior by the Serbs who managed seventeen shots of their own.
On the opposite hand, Portugal reiterated their intentions of grabbing a price ticket to the finals by running riot over Lithuania in their most up-to-date pairing.
The guests slotted six nonreciprocal goals past them, half that, came courtesy of their own amulet and skipper Cristiano Ronaldo.
Additionally, aside from sacking the win, the away facet haven’t been keep in painful up the goals tally.
Their skipper, above all, is simply one goal faraway from topping the goal marking charts and has netlike four of Portugal’s last seven goals also.
Lithuania weren’t even ready to cash in of the Nations League pathway by failing to win their cluster, instead finishing bottom,
losing every of their six games within the competition and suffering relegation to League D.
Instead, Srbija took advantage and that they, also as Ukraine and Portugal,
would be bonded a contest place were they to end outside the 2 automatic qualification spots.
Luxembourg vs Portugal Team News
Portugal boss Fernando Santos was unable to decision up variety of players for this spherical of international qualifying games.
Forward try Goncalo Guedes and Joao Felix area unit each out with ankle injuries suffered with their several La Liga clubs.
Everton midfielder Andre Gomes suffered a horror ankle injury and is currently a semipermanent traveller, along with his come back a protracted means off at present.
Fellow midfielder Joao Mario is additionally sidelined, at the side of city right-back admiral Semedo.
All 5 players were within the last squad, with Guedes, Mario and Semedo all beginning within the defeat to Ukraine.
Portugal are however to substantiate their berth within the finals as Serbia are tailing right behind them on third by no over a one-point margin.
Hence, reckon the visiting contingent to not tempt fate, and to arrive with their guns blazing this weekend.
Luxembourg vs Portugal Line Up
Patricio; Pereira, Dias, Fonte, Guerreiro; Neves, Moutinho; Fernandes, B. Silva; Ronaldo, A. Silva
Setkus; Mikoliunas, Girdvainis, Klimavicius, Andriuskevicius; Kuklys, Simkus; Lasickas, Slivka, Novikovas; Cernych
Luxembourg vs Portugal Head to head (h2h)
Portugal registered a 3-0 triumph in their last clash.
Luxembourg haven’t picked up the win in any of their past seven encounters.
Both groups have found the rear of the net along one time in their last 5 games.
All of their previous 5 fixtures have featured over two.5 goals on the charts.
None of their last seven conferences have led to a tie.
Here is how to watch all of the action LIVE in the United Kingdom on Thursday night.
What TV channel is Luxembourg vs Portugal on?
Sky Sports will show all of the action LIVE. Coverage for the match will start from 7.40pm on Sky Sports Premier League.
Sky subscribers can watch the action online through Sky Go, while non-Sky subscribers can pick up a NOW TV pass to stream the match LIVE.
Sky Go can also be accessed on PC, mobile and tablets, with Sky Go Extra providing access for Xbox and PlayStation owners.
What time is kick-off?
Kick-off at the Estádio Josy Barthel is at 2:00pm.
Who else is in Group B?
There are three other teams in Group B alongside Portugal and Lithuania.
Ukraine currently lead Group B with 19 points ahead of second place Portugal who have 11 points,
while Serbia, Luxembourg, Lithuania are third, fourth and fifth, respectively.
Group B: Ukraine, Portugal, Serbia, Luxembourg, Lithuania