Ukraine vs Portugal Preview, Tips and Odds


Ukraine and Portugal will meet on Monday for their next game of the Euro 2020 Qualifying campaign. The Ukrainians are on top of the standings in group B, with 16 points from 6 games, while Portugal are behind in 2nd spot with 11 points, but also have a game in hand.

Ukraine vs Portugal Head to Head

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Ukraine Draw 1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Portugal Draw 1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game between the nations: 22.03.2019 Euro Qualifications: Portugal – Ukraine 0:0
Last game on Ukrainian soil: 05.10.1996 World Cup Qualifications: Ukraine – Portugal 2:1; Serhii Popov 4’, Yurii Maksimov 88’; Joao Pinto 83’

Worth mentioning:The history remembers only three meetings between the football national teams of Ukraine and Portugal. The nations were drawn in the same group for the 1998 World Cup, and played the two qualifiers in 1996, having to wait over thirteen years to meet again. The most recent match took place in March of this year and ended in a boring goalless draw. None of the three meetings saw the away teams triumphant, as only one of the games featured over 2,5 goals, and only the same witnessed goals at both ends.

Ukraine vs Portugal Stats

Head to Head Last game Last games Last games home/away
Ukraine Draw 1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 1 W/ 0 D/ 0 L
Portugal Draw 1 W/ 1 D/ 1 L 0 W/ 0 D/ 1 L

Last game Ukraine: 11.10.2019 Euro Qualifications: Ukraine – Lithuania 2:0; Ruslan Malinovsky 29’, 58’
Next game Ukraine: 14.11.2019 International Friendly: Ukraine – Estonia
Last game Portugal: 11.10.2019 Euro Qualifications: Portugal – Luxembourg 3:0; Bernardo Silva 16’, Cristiano Ronaldo 65’, Goncalo Guedes 89’
Next game Portugal: 14.11.2019 Euro Qualifications: Portugal – Lithuania

Last 10 games GF:GA Over 2.5 goals BTTS Clean sheets
Ukraine 17-7 5 3 7
Portugal 21-7 5 6 4

Worth mentioning: Ukraine are undefeated in their previous eight matches, winning on five occasions. On Friday they triumphed against Lithuania with the score of 2:0, with Ruslan Malinovsky being the star of the show after scoring in both halves. Three of the Ukrainians last five encounters produced over 2,5 goals, while only one saw both involved nations to score, as Ukraine was able to keep four clean sheets in the process.
Portugal lost only one of their previous twenty meetings. They are unbeaten in the last thirteen, and currently on a run of five straight triumphs. All but one of Portugal’s last five matches featured over 2,5 goals, as three witnessed goals scored at both ends.

Ukraine vs Portugal News

Missing players Ukraine: No reports of injuries or predictions.
Missing players Portugal: No reports of injuries or predictions.

Ukraine vs Portugal Predictions

Under 2,5 goals – 1.75 @ bet365