The match between Portugal and Morocco will take place at Luzhniki Stadium on Wednesday (6/20/2010). Both teams will chase the first win. Portugal drew against Spain, while Morocco defeated Iran in the first game.
Portugal backed a good record when dealing with teams from Africa. In the last three games, they won twice and once reaped a draw. Morocco is an African team that gave Portugal a defeat at the 1986 World Cup, it was their only defeat of the black continental team.
A good record is also owned by Portugal in the fight against non-European teams. They have not lost since 2002. They recorded five wins and three draws.
Portugal also lost just once in the last 10 games of the World Cup group phase, five other matches finished with a win, four draws.
Ronaldo will obviously become a mainstay again to break into the opponent’s goal. He has provided reliable evidence with a hat-trick note to the Spanish goal. He proved himself has not been exhausted despite the age of 33 years.
Remarkably, the three goals were booked by Ronaldo in four attempts. In three previous World Cups, Ronaldo scored three goals in 70 shots that were released.
Ronaldo was championed will be the first goal scorer in the match Portugal vs Morocco. LadBrokes and William Hill gave the coefficient 11/5 /
While Portugal’s victory is in the 8/13 coefficient at William Hill. The victory of Morocco is at coefficient 5, while a draw 27/10.