Italy vs Portugal UEFA Nations League
The recent victory of the Italians against the Poles did not make us forget all the doubts and fears that exist about Squadra Azzura. Absent the last World Cup and having achieved a year 2018 for the least mixed both in terms of results and play, Italy is in full reconstruction. On the contrary, the European champion, Portugal, can count on a good regularity despite the half-disappointment of the World Cup in Russia where he stopped at the 8th finals. Leader of their League of Nations group, Portugal should be able to recall their status against Italians still unprepared for this kind of meeting.
Portugal remains on 3 consecutive wins and is solid leader of Group 3 (League A) of the League of Nations with 2 victories.
Italy have not won on their lands since 3 games. The last victory dates back to May 2018 against the weak team of Saudi Arabia.
Despite the absence of Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal has managed to score 7 goals in their last 3 games.
In the first leg, the Portuguese had won 1-0 against the Nazionale.
The Italian selection is in full reconstruction after the immense disillusionment of the non-qualification for the World Cup 2018.
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To support Italy in 2018 will not have been a sinecure … Absent the last World Cup in Russia and achieving more than average performances in recent appearances, the Nazionale worried. At the moment of facing the current European champion, the pack could well hurt for the men of Mancini. The emergence of a new generation of players takes time and Italy may pay for it for a while. Portugal, favorite logic of this match, must be able to get out with a good result to remain leader of the group and master of his destiny.
Prediction Today: Null or Portugal wins
Betting Prediction: Portugal wins
Betting Tips: Portugal wins without conceding