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THE MATCH PREDICTION Portugal - Switzerland 05.06 20:45

Asian handicap Away +1
LOSS

The inaugural UEFA Nations League Finals are set to begin on Wednesday 5 June. Portugal will face Switzerland at their Estádio do Dragão. Will the guests not lose with a big difference?

Portugal

Portugal dropped in the last World Cup and left the tournament after the round of 16. The reigning continental winner began successfully the Nations League qualifying stage. Fernando Santos’ guys took narrow victories over Italy and Poland, 1:0 and 3:2, respectively. Then they have played with a draw against the same rivals. Thus, the Portuguese won their trio and have been advanced to the Final Four.

Portugal. Full Roster: Beto (Göztepe), José Sá (Olympiacos), Rui Patrício (Wolverhampton Wanderers), João Cancelo (Juventus), Nélson Semedo (Barcelona), José Fonte (LOSC Lille), Pepe (Porto), Rúben Dias (Benfica), Raphaël Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund), Mário Rui (Napoli), Danilo (Porto), Rúben Neves (Wolverhampton Wanderers), William Carvalho (Real Betis), Bruno Fernandes (Sporting CP), João Moutinho (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Pizzi (Benfica), Bernardo Silva (Manchester City), João Félix (SL Benfica), Gonçalo Guedes (Valencia), Rafa Silva (Benfica), Cristiano Ronaldo (Juventus), Diogo Jota (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Dyego Sousa (Braga) 

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Switzerland

Switzerland performed well within the World Cup’s preliminary stage. The Nati have been advanced to the round of 16 and stopped by Tre Kronor. In the autumn the Swiss beat twice Iceland and earned six points on the Vikings. Their H2H meetings with the Red Devils ended with a win of both sides: in Switzerland 5:2 and in Belgium 2:1. Thus, Vladimir Petkovic’s men overtook the WC’s bronze medalist thanks to better additional marks.

Switlerland. Full roster: Yann Sommer (Mönchengladbach), Yvon Mvogo (Leipzig), Jonas Omlin (Basel),Manuel Akanji (Dortmund), Loris Benito (Young Boys), Nico Elvedi (Mönchengladbach), Michael Lang (Mönchengladbach), Kevin Mbabu (Young Boys), Jacques-François Moubandje (Toulouse), Ricardo Rodríguez (Milan), Fabian Schär (Newcastle), Edimilson Fernandes (Fiorentina), Remo Freuler (Atalanta), Xherdan Shaqiri (Liverpool), Djibril Sow (Young Boys), Renato Steffen (Wolfsburg), Granit Xhaka (Arsenal), Denis Zakaria (Mönchengladbach), Steven Zuber (Stuttgart), Noah Okafor (Basel), Josip Drmić (Mönchengladbach), Haris Seferović (Benfica), Albian Ajeti (Basel)

Prediction

The Portuguese could not win in their last four official games. The Swiss are undefeated since October 12. We expect the away side can resist to the hosts and will not lose with a big difference. We predict Switzerland’s win with an Asian handicap of (+1).

The odds are valid at the moment of the prediction publication.

«Portugal»

DRAWS: 2 WINS: 3

1 : 0
2 : 3
1 : 3
1 : 1
0 : 0

«Switzerland»

WINS: 2 LOSSES: 3

5 : 2
1 : 2
0 : 1
2 : 1
1 : 0

Last meetings:

29.10.1986

Switzerland 1 : 1 Portugal

11.11.1987

Portugal 0 : 0 Switzerland

15.06.2008

Switzerland 2 : 0 Portugal

06.09.2016

Switzerland 2 : 0 Portugal

10.10.2017

Portugal 2 : 0 Switzerland