Portugal vs Hungary world cup qualifier match live stream on sony six in India- Portugal vs Hungary live streaming in the UK is on BBC One and in India on Sony Six and Sony ESPN, with mobile live on SonyLiv. Hungary will take on Andorra at 6 pm on Sunday in the Groupama Aréna of Budapest as Bernd Storck’s men seek to garner three more points in their efforts for 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification. Hungary is considered clear-cut favorites against Andorra and the home team’s players must meet the expectations in order to keep alive the hope of qualification for the next World Cup to be held in Russia.
Portugal vs Hungary match details
Team: Portugal vs Hungary
World Cup Qualifiers Group stage
Date: Sunday, 26 March, 1:15 AM IST(INDIA)
Venue– Estádio da Luz
Hungary head coach Bernd Storck said at a press conference held in the training camp that he did not expect an easy game on Sunday. Storck insisted his squad would be treating the Andorra game just as seriously as they had the previous World Cup qualifier against Switzerland. At the international level, there is no easy competition so we respect the opponent and will approach this match just as we would any other. We expect that Sunday’s match will be against a defensive and well-organised opponent. The main thing is to create as many chances as possible and to score the first goal early on, while also entertaining the fans too”, he said.
Portugal vs Hungary Betting odds (Betfair)
Portugal win: 2/5
Hungary win: 10
Bernd Storck has boosted his usual Hungary team with four talented young debutants but cannot count on prolific striker Nemanja Nikolic, who has been ruled out after sustaining a broken finger in last weekend’s league match with first division. The coach of German has not revealed his cards two days before the game, we cannot possibly know the starting eleven. After the Andorra game, the Hungarian national squad would also play an international friendly game against Sweden to give fans the opportunity to say farewell to national-team. Both the goalkeeper and the defender retired from international game after the successful Euro 2016 tournament but will are due to make one more special appearance at 19:45 on Tuesday 15th November, once again the Portugal coach said in the Groupama Aréna in Budapest on Thursday that Nani, who has made 118 appearances for the national team, was expected to get better in time for the games later this month. Real Madrid defender Pepe returns to the 25-man squad from injury, while midfielder Adrien is also unavailable because of injury. Portugal hosts Hungary in Lisbon on March 25 and shows a friendly against Sweden in the Madeira Islands three days later. After four games in set B, the 2016 European champions are second, three points behind Switzerland after three wins and one loss.
Portugal vs Hungary Team news
Portugal Team Squad:
Goalkeepers: Anthony Lopes (Lyon), Rui Patricio (Sporting Lisbon), Maradona (Braga).
Defenders: Bruno Alves (Cagliari), Cedric Soares (Southampton), Eliseu (Benfica), , Joao Cancelo (Valencia), Luis Neto (Zenit St. Petersburg), Pepe (Real Madrid), Raphael Guerreiro (Borussia Dortmund), Nelson Semedo (Benfica), Jose Fonte (West Ham).
Midfielders: Danilo Pereira (FC Porto), Joao Mario (Inter Milan), Pizzi (Benfica), Renato Sanches (Bayern Munich), William Carvalho (Sporting Lisbon), Andre Gomes (Barcelona), Joao Moutinho (Monaco).
Forwards: Bernardo Silva (Monaco), Eder (Lille), Gelson Martins (Sporting Lisbon), Ricardo Quaresma (Besiktas), Andre Silva (FC Porto), Cristiano Ronaldo (Real Madrid).
Hungary Team Squad
Goalkeepers: D. Dibusz, P. Gulácsi, B. Megyeri
Defenders: B. Bese, S. Hangya, M. Korhut, Á. Pintér, A. Fiola, T. Kádár, Á. Lang, Paulo Vinícius
Midfielders: K. Adorján, Á. Gyurcsó, Z. Kalmár, B. Dzsudzsák, D. Holman, Á. Nagy
Attackers: M. Eppel, G. Lovrencsics, R. Sallai, Z. Gera, T. Priskin, Á. Szalai