Portugal face Nigeria in Lisbon in a friendly match. If this meeting is without stake for the Super Eagles, it serves as the ultimate preparation for the World Cup for the Seleçao. engaged in group H of the competition with a first match scheduled next Thursday against Ghana, the Portuguese will try to prepare, as well as possible, for this Qatari World Cup. This match is to be followed live with commentary on the Foot Mercato website.
In terms of compositions, Fernando Santos will have to do without Cristiano Ronaldo, package after a gastric problem. The Portuguese technician thus aligns his formation in 4-3-3 with Joao Felix and Bernardo Silva who will surround André Silva at the forefront of the attack. The Parisian Nuno Mendes is established in the left lane of the defense. Opposite, José Peseiro has his team in 4-4-2, Lookman, Moffi or Simon are tenured.
Portuguese: Rui Patricio (c) – Dalot, Antonio Silva, Ruben Dias, Mendes – Otavio, Bruno Fernandes, William Carvalho – Joao Felix, Andre Silva, Bernardo Silva.
Nigeria: Uzoho – Bassey, Troost-Ekong (c), Akpoguma, Osayi-Samuel – Lookman, Ndidi, Iwobi, Simon – Aribo, Moffi.