After winning 3-0 to Qatar in a friendly last Saturday, the Portugal from Cristiano Ronaldo and company receives this Tuesday (8:45 p.m.) the weak Luxembourg and it does so with an eye on the leadership of group A that currently occupies Serbia.
The team led by Fernando Santos He has played one game less than the Balkan, but he also has a disadvantage of 1 point with respect to it, and that is why he is aware that he cannot fail to not stop having the upper hand. For this reason, and after unusual players had minutes against Qatar, the gala ‘eleven’ is expected with Cristiano Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes, Bernardo Silva, Rúben Dias, Pepe and company. It wont be available Trincao, who left the concentration last Thursday after testing positive for coronavirus.
As for the leader Serbia, those of Dragan Stojkovic, like Portugal against Luxembourg, will have this Tuesday (8:45 p.m.) with the list of favorites in their duel against Azerbaijan, red lantern of the group with 1 point (tie against Ireland) after 5 games played.
Everything indicates that the leadership of the group and consequent direct classification for the World Cup will be decided in the Portugal-Serbia on November 14, but until then both are prohibited from failing.