As part of the match of the first round of the group stage of group H, the national teams of Portugal and Ghana will play against each other. With what score will this meeting end? Our sports portal evaluates the chances of rivals for success.
The Portuguese national team in the selection for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar could not secure entry to the World Cup, and therefore fought its way to the tournament through promotion. The Pyrenees were able to pass Turkey (3:1), after which they were stronger than Northern Macedonia (2:0). As part of the tournament in the A-League of Nations, the Portuguese national team took second place in the standings, losing 1 point to Spain and failing to reach the playoffs of the tournament. Portugal played 1 friendly match before the World Cup, defeating Nigeria 4-0 with a crushing score.
GhanaThe Ghana national team was able to qualify for the FIFA World Cup by passing all stages of the qualifying cycle.
At the last stage, Ghana played against Nigeria in two play-off matches. The Ghanaians defeated Nigeria by the sum of two meetings – 1:1. The only goal of the nominal guests was scored away, and it was due to an away goal that the team got to the World Cup. Since September, the Ghanaians have played three friendly matches, in which they lost to Brazil (0:3), but were stronger than Nicaragua (1:0) and Switzerland (2:0).
Statistics and figures:
- Portugal is the favorite of the meeting;Pyrenees have 3 wins in 5 matches;
- Ghana has won three times in 5 games;
- The only face-to-face meeting of the rivals ended with a score of 2:1 in favor of Portugal.
I believe that in this match the opponents will play with a score of 2:1. After all, Portugal is stronger than its opponent in terms of composition, but the Africans will not leave without scoring a goal.
Our bet is with a good coefficient.