Portugal and Luxembourg An Exciting Soccer Match in the UEFA Euro Qualifier On September 11th (Reuters) – Portugal celebrated their biggest victory ever as they defeated Luxembourg 9-0 in the UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying match at the Estádio Algarve.It’s important to note that Portugal accomplished this accomplishment without Cristiano Ronaldo, who was suspended from the game due to receiving a red card in an earlier Group J meeting.
Portugal and Luxembourg An Exciting Soccer Match
This extraordinary victory for Portugal occurred on Monday in the European Championship qualifying match against Luxembourg. Portugal didn’t need Cristiano Ronaldo to secure their biggest win in competitive football.
In the UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying match between Portugal and Luxembourg, Portugal dominated with a record-breaking performance, winning 18 out of 20 matches they’ve played against Luxembourg. Luxembourg, meanwhile, has only been able to claim one victory.
The UEFA Euro 2024 qualifying match between Portugal’s national football team and Luxembourg will now take place at Portugal’s Estádio Algarve. The Group J match between Portugal and Luxembourg is scheduled to kick off on Tuesday, September 12th, at 12:15 PM IST (Indian Standard Time).
Under the leadership of manager Roberto Martinez, Portugal secured their path to the upcoming match by defeating Slovakia 1-0 with a goal by Bruno Fernandes in their previous qualifier.
With five wins in several matches, Portugal currently stands as one of the most dominant teams in the UEFA Euro 2024 qualifiers, leading Group J with 15 points. The live streaming of the Portugal vs. Luxembourg football match will be available in India.
Portugal didnt need Cristiano Ronaldo to secure their biggest win in the competition. Mondays 9-0 loss to Luxembourg in a European Cup qualifier ended without Ronaldo who was suspended from previous Group J matches after picking up a yellow card. In the absence of five-time world player and mens international record holder Goncalo Ramos Goncalo Inacio and Diogo Jota scored two goals each while Ricardo Horta Bruno Fernandez and Joao Felix scored for Algarve.
Portugal coach Roberto Martinez said that 4-0 or 5-0 played the same way as 0-0. When you get that it shows you the value of the players and that respect is important to the team – it was great to see. Ronaldo 38 is on his way to 123 international goals but Portugal will have the chance to add four more after six consecutive wins. No other team has achieved more wins in the qualifiers.
On the other hand, Luxembourg’s national football team is full of confidence after defeating Iceland 3-1 at home in their last qualifier match. Their success was greatly aided by players like Maxime Chanot, Yannick Borja Sanchez, and Daniel Sinani.
Luxembourg currently occupies the third spot in the standings with 10 points after five games and is attempting to make history by earning a spot in the UEFA European Championship.
It’s worth mentioning that Portugal won’t have the services of their captain, Cristiano Ronaldo, due to suspension. In Ronaldo’s absence, players like Gonçalo Ramos, João Félix, Diogo Jota, and Pedro Neto will be among the attacking options for the Portuguese team. For Luxembourg, players like Daniel Sinani, Yannick Borja Sanchez, Christopher Martins, and Alessio Curci will be closely watched.
Portugal vs. Luxembourg Football Head-to-Head:
Portugal boasts an impressive record against Luxembourg in international football, winning 18 out of 20 matches played so far. Luxembourg has managed only one win, with one match ending in a draw.
In the previous reverse fixture between Portugal and Luxembourg in the UEFA Euro 2024 qualifier held in March, Portugal defeated Luxembourg 6-0.
For viewers in India, the Portugal vs. Luxembourg UEFA Euro 2024 qualifier broadcast was live on Sony Sports Ten 2 and Sony Sports Ten 2 HD TV channels.