POR vs CRO: After World Cup, the teams Portugal and Croatia are ready to face off each other in an international friendly match. The game will start at 7:45 p.m. (BST), 2:45 p.m. (ET) on Thursday, September 6. The venue of the match is at Estadio Algarve. The live streaming of the friendly match Portugal vs Croatia will be aired on ESPN+ (U.S.).
So far these two teams have met two times recently in which both the matches won by Portugal. In the last five matches, Portugal has won two games, lost one game and drawn two games whereas Croatia has won four games and lost one game. Portugal will miss the captain Cristiano Ronaldo as he was in the break and will not be in the squad. Hence it is predicted that Croatia will win against Portugal in today’s friendly match.
Portugal vs Croatia Team News
Croatia is the World Cup runners team which played the finals against France. Cristiano Ronaldo is not included in the Portugal squad for the game, with youthful pair Andre Silva and Goncalo Guedes likely to feature up front for the European champions. On the other hand, Croatia is looking for both Luka Modric and Ivan Rakitic despite suggestions that they could retire after the World Cup, and if Rakitic features it will be his 100th cap.