World Cup 2018 which will bring together the national team Portugal vs Spain from grub B at Fisht StadiumSochi (RUSSIA)15 Jun 2018 – 21:00 Local time First stage. All the football lovers in the world will be looking forward to this game because both teams are among the most powerful team in their group.
Portugal vs Spain World Cup 2018 Review
The Portugal national football team represents Portugal in international men’s association football competition since 1921. It is controlled by the Portuguese Football Federation, the governing body for football in Portugal.
Portugal’s first participation in a major tournament finals, at the 1966 FIFA World Cup, saw a team featuring famed Eusébio striker finish in third place. The next two times Portugal qualified for the World Cup finals were in 1986 and 2002, going out in the first round both times. Portugal also made it to the semi-finals of the UEFA Euro 1984 final tournament, losing 3-2 after extra time to the hosts and eventual winners France. The team reached the semi-finals of Euro 2000, the 2006 World Cup and Euro 2012, as well as the final of Euro 2004, the latter on home soil. At Euro 2016, Portugal won its first ever major trophy, defeating hosts France 1-0 after extra time, with the winning goal scored by Eder. With the win, Portugal qualified and made its first appearance in the FIFA Confederations Cup held in Russia, where they finished third.
The team’s home stadium is the Estádio Nacional, in Oeiras, although most of their home games are being played in other stadia across the country. The current head coach is Julen Lopetegui and the captain is Sergio Ramos, who holds the team records for most caps and goals.
The Spain national football team represents Spain in men’s International association football and is controlled by the Royal Spanish Football Federation, the governing body for football in Spain. The current head coach is Julen Lopetegui after Vicente del Bosque stepped down following Euro 2016. The Spanish side is commonly referred to as La Roja. Spain became a member of FIFA in 1904 even though the Spanish Football Federation was first established in 1909. Spain’s national team debuted in 1920. Since then, the Spanish national team has participated in a total of 14 of 20 FIFA World Cups and 10 of 15 UEFA European Championships.
Spain are one of eight national teams to have been crowned FIFA World Cup champions, having won the 2010 tournament in South Africa, defeating the Netherlands 1–0 to become the first European team to win the title outside Europe as well as having won back-to-back European titles in Euro 2008 and Euro 2012, defeating Germany and Italy in the respective finals. These three successive titles make them the only national team so far with three consecutive wins of either the applicable continental championship or the World Cup. From 2008 to 2013, a six-year span, the national team won FIFA Team of the Year, the second-most of any nation, behind only Brazil. Between November 2006 and June 2009, Spain went undefeated for a record-equalling 35 consecutive matches before their upset loss to the United States, a record shared with Brazil. The team’s achievements have led many commentators, experts and former players to consider the 2010 and 2012 Spanish sides among the best ever international sides in world football. The current head coach is Julen Lopetegui and the captain is Sergio Ramos.
Portugal vs Spain Head to Head (H2H Results)
Since 1921-2012 both the Portuguese and Spanish teams have 35 times to meet both soccer matches and friendly matches. The Spanish national team won more than 18 games while Portugal was only 6 and the rest was draw for both teams.
Here is the last game that was done by both the national teams of Portugal and Spain:
Portugal vs Spain Predictions
Prediction of the football match of Portugal vs Spain World Cup 2018 will look more exciting and interesting, because both teams are very strong and predicted will compete tightly. Reflecting on the experience of course the Spanish national team will be more in winning to win this match. Prediction score Portugal vs Spain World Cup 2018 is 1: 2 for the win of the Spanish national team.