The Portugal national football team will square off against Luxembourg in the UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers at the Estádio Algarve in Almancil, Portugal. The Group J POR vs LUX match will start at 12:15 AM Indian Standard Time (IST) on Tuesday, September 12.
Led by manager Roberto Martínez, Portugal head into the upcoming clash after beating Slovakia 1-0 courtesy Bruno Fernandes’ 43rd-minute strike in their previous qualifiers fixture.
With five wins in as many matches, Portugal have been one of the most dominant teams in the ongoing UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers. They are currently placed at the top of the Group J standings with 15 points from five games. Live streaming of the Portugal vs Luxembourg football match will be available in India.
On the other hand, the Luxembourg national football team will also be brimming with confidence after defeating Iceland 3-1 at their home in their last qualifier fixture.
Maxime Chanot, Yvandro Borges Sanches and Danel Sinani netted in their brilliant win over Iceland on Saturday.
Having accumulated 10 points from five matches, Luxembourg are currently placed third in the standings as they aim to qualify for the UEFA European Championship for the first time in their history.
Meanwhile, Portugal will miss the services of their captain Cristiano Ronaldo due to suspension.
In the absence of Ronaldo, Goncalo Ramos, Joao Felix, Diogo Jota and Pedro Neto will be some of the attacking options for the hosts.
For Luxembourg, the likes of Danel Sinani, Yvandro Borges Sanches, Christopher Martins and Alessio Curci will be the players to watch out for.
Portugal vs Luxembourg football head-to-head
Portugal have an impressive head-to-head record against Luxembourg in international football, winning 18 of the 20 matches that they have played so far. Luxembourg have managed just a solitary victory. One match ended in a draw.
In the last POR vs LUX match, Portugal thrashed Luxembourg 6-0 in the reverse fixture of the ongoing UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers at the Luxembourg Stadium in March.
Where to watch Portugal vs Luxembourg UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers live in India?
The Portugal vs Luxembourg UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers will be telecast live on Sony Sports Ten 2 and Sony Sports Ten 2 HD TV channels in India.
Live streaming of POR vs LUX UEFA Euro 2024 Qualifiers will be available on SonyLIV.
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