Portugal vs Russia Live Score Match Highlights 7 June 2013.watch Portugal vs Russia live football match in WC 2014 Qualifier full goals score online results highlights videos full coverage teams squads analysis and TV broadcast on ESPN, Sky Sports HD, Star Sports, Supersports channels with live commentary.Their victories came two times against Azerbaijan, while the third came against Luxembourg in September of 2012, after Paulo Bento’s side went down 1-0 in the 13th minute of the match. Portugal has not been all that impressive in the coursework of their World Cup Qualification, but on Friday, they will have a chance to temporarily erase their mishaps up until now. From six matches played, the Portuguese have only managed victories, draws and defeat.Things might have been much worst for Portugal had they not been able to score late goals against Israel, earning themselves a 3-3 draw. Unable to find consistency, Portugal is now third in Group F, even on 11 points with Israel, while Russia is first with 12 points and matches in hand.Friday’s match will give the Russians another opportunity to distance themselves at the top of the table, knowing that they will still have more matches to play.
Fabio Capello’s side has been impressive in their matches, earning victories in as lots of matches. Adding to their amazing campaign so far, they have yet to concede a aim, making them the only European country to not concede in the Qualification Round.The full points on Friday would give Russia a virtually guaranteed spot in Brazil next year, but Fabio Capello knows that this match won’t be simple.Russia are top of their group despite only having played games, due to Fabio Capello’s side having a 100 percent win record in their campaign so far. That leaves Portugal competing with Israel for second place, and a defeat or even a draw here would be a immense boost to the Israelis.Portugal will face Russia in Lisbon on Friday night knowing they will need to defeat an as-yet undefeated side in order to keep their qualification campaign on track.Capello appeared confident about his chances when asked, saying: “We already proved that we are able to overcome Portugal. On Friday they expect an even more difficult match than they played in Moscow but our desire to win is even stronger.Paulo Bento will must make do without Pepe due to the center-back’s suspension, but will have Cristiano Ronaldo and Luis Nani obtainable for choice.With Russia having games in hand on Portugal, they have small to fear from a defeat here, although it could temporarily move them out of the qualification places.”We have a great chance to solve all the issues and they are set to convert this chance in to reality.”
Portugal vs Russia Football Match 2013
World Cup Qualifying
Date: June 7, 2013 | 7-06-2013
Time: 7:45 PM BST
Venue: Estadio da Luz, Lisbon, Portugal
Both Portugal vs Russia teams squads and expected players probables line-ups lists here below.
Portugal Expected Line-ups:
Patrício Pereira • Alves • Costa • Coentrão Micael • Veloso • Moutinho Nani • Postiga • Ronaldo
Russia Expected Line-ups:
Akinfeev Anyukov • Ignashevich • Berezutski • Berezutski Faizulin • Denisov Bystrov • Dzagoev • Shirokov Kerzhakov
Both teams are best but we hope result show as Portugal 2 – 0 Russia.