The last two semi-finalist runners will meet each other here in this third-place match on July 2nd on Sunday. Portugal lost their semifinals against Chile in the penalty round and the Mexico lost their match Germany with the results of 4-1. Today’s third-place game between Portugal will take place at Spartak Stadium, Moscow on 15:00 Local time.
Mexico and co looking first ever win over Portugal through this Confed Cup. One of the highlights of this match is that Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo missing from the Portugal XI. In the last four meeting between each other, Mexico have failed to beat Portugal. So, they looking their first win against Ronaldo team. Though, a match ended with a 2-2 draw in the opening match on two weeks ago.
As mentioned, Portugal faced big absence from their team. One is Ronaldo, who returns home to meet his newborn twins for the first time. Due to injury, Raphael Guerreiro also not available along with Ronaldo.
Portugal predicted and confirmed lineups available based on the official updates.
Portugal expected XI: Jose Sa; Eliseu, Luis Neto, Jose Fonte, Nelson Semedo; Gelson Martins, Danilo, Bernardo Silva; Pizzi, Nani, Andre Silva
Portugal confirmed XI: Rui Patrício, Luís Neto, Pepe, Eliseu, Nelsinho, Danilo Pereira, Pizzi, João Moutinho, André Silva, Nani, Gelson Martins
Mexico: Rodolfo Cota; Jurgen Damm, Nestor Araujo, Oswalo Alanis, Luis Reyes; Marco Fabian, Rafa Marquez, Andres Guardado; Carlos Vela, Oribe Peralta, Hirving Lozano
Mexico confirmed XI: Guillermo Ochoa, Rafael Márquez, Héctor Moreno, Miguel Layún, Néstor Araújo, Héctor Herrera, Andrés Guardado, Luis Reyes, Javier Hernández, Carlos Vela, Oribe Peralta
Match Result: POR 2 – 1 MEX (FT)
People of Portugal and Mexico can watch this match on live streaming TV, online and Radio including EBU – European Broadcasting Union and RTP. Also, on Radio TSF for Portugal people and fans.
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