Portugal will be looking to bounce back from their draw when they face Austria at Parc des Princes, Paris on Saturday, June 16. Portugal were in full control of the game against Iceland, Former Manchester United player Nani gave them lead in 50th minute but Iceland determination and passion to save the match helped them to hold them off for a single point.
Meanwhile Austria lost their first game 2-0 to Hungary, David Alaba was their key man but he was nowhere near his best. Hungary broke the deadlock in 62 minute before Austria went down to 10 men and in 72nd minute Zoltan Zeiber kick guided Hungary to get all three points. It’s now or never for Austrian side as they will have to get atleast one point to prevent from early exit in the tournament.
Portugal Vs Austria IST Time and Live Stream
Match: Portugal Vs Austria (European Championship, Group stage)
Date and Time: June 19, 2016; 12:30 am (IST)
Venue: France, Parc des Princes, Paris
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Possible Starting lineups
Portugal: Predicted Line-up (4-1-2-1-2)
Patricio – Vieirinha, Pepe, Carvalho, Guerreiro – Pereira – Gomes, Mario – Moutinho – Nani, Ronaldo.
Austria: Predicted Line-up (4-2-3-1)
Almer – Klein, Garics, Hinteregger, Fuchs – Baumgartlinger, Alaba – Harnik, Junuzovic, Arnautovic – Janko.
Portugal Vs Austria: Head To Head stats
In their last 8 meetins, both sides have won 2 game each while 4 match has resulted in draw. Their last game was in 1995 during 1996 Euro qualification game where the match ended in 1-1 stalemate.
Portugal Vs Austria Prediction
Portugal have got high class players in middle of the park, With William Carvalho, Renato Sanches, Jao Mario, Jao Moutinho and Cristiano Ronaldo in the team we expect a match to go in Portugal side.
Final prediction: Portugal 2-1 Austria; with Cristiano Ronaldo on the scoresheet