Statistics of Portugal
Portugal lost their European crown during the summer Euro 2020 competition, which saw them finish in the round of 16.
Fernando Santos’ men finished third in the ‘death group’ below France and Germany, as they only managed to beat Hungary, and then Belgium eliminated them.
However, the Portuguese national team is laying a strong foundation for immediate qualification for the 2022 World Cup in Qatar as they top Group A, which also includes Serbia, Luxembourg, Azerbaijan and tonight’s opponents, the Republic of Ireland. Unbeaten run
Portugal have won two of their first three matches and are top with Serbia as both have seven points.