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Portugal vs. Luxembourg :
Portugal is gearing up to face Luxembourg in their upcoming UEFA Euro qualifier, scheduled to be held at the Estadio Algarve in Almancil on Tuesday. Portugal has been enjoying an outstanding run of form in the Euro qualifiers, having secured five victories in as many matches. This impressive performance has earned them a total of 15 points, with an impressive tally of 15 goals scored and none conceded.
This has placed them five points clear of their closest rivals, Slovakia and Luxembourg, who are currently occupying the second and third positions in the group standings. However, there’s a setback for Portugal as their star player, Cristiano Ronaldo, will miss this crucial fixture due to a yellow card suspension he received during the match against Slovakia.
In the absence of Ronaldo, the spotlight will undoubtedly fall on the dynamic midfield duo of Bernardo Silva and Bruno Fernandes. Both of these Premier League midfield maestros will bear the responsibility of creating scoring opportunities for their team while also providing support in the defensive phase. With Ronaldo’s void upfront, much of the scoring responsibility will likely rest on the young shoulders of Goncalo Ramos, who is expected to step into the role left vacant by Ronaldo’s suspension.
On the opposing side, Luxembourg will be looking to make an impact, and one of their key players to watch out for is Yvandro Borges Sanches. This 19-year-old talent can play in multiple positions, including as an attacking midfielder or winger. Currently representing Borussia Monchengladbach in the Bundesliga, Sanches is also a product of their youth academy. His versatility and flair on the field make him a player to keep a close eye on during this fixture.
For those eager to catch this exciting UEFA Euro qualifier, here are some key details:
Match Date and Time:
The Portugal vs. Luxembourg UEFA Euro qualifier is scheduled for Tuesday, September 12, with the kick-off set for 12:15 AM IST.
The action will unfold at the Estadio Algarve in Almancil, providing the perfect backdrop for this high-stakes encounter.
Live Television Broadcast in India:
Fans in India can catch all the action live on television via the Sony Sports Network.
Live Streaming in India:
Additionally, the match will be available for live streaming in India through SonyLiv, ensuring that fans can follow the game even while on the go.
In summary, Portugal’s upcoming UEFA Euro qualifier against Luxembourg promises to be an intense battle, with Portugal aiming to maintain their unbeaten record and Luxembourg seeking to cause an upset. The absence of Cristiano Ronaldo adds an intriguing dimension to the match, making it a must-watch for football enthusiasts across the globe. So, mark your calendars and get ready for an exciting clash at the Estadio Algarve.
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