Russia vs. Portugal Live Stream: How to Watch Confederations Cup 2017 online, live update, odds, team news, What TV Channel, TV Schedule, result, game time and more.
Russia face Portugal at Spartak Arena on Wednesday, June 21. Here’s all the info you need to watch.
Portugal faces a tricky contest on Wednesday in the Confederations Cup when it battles host nation Russia in Group A. The Russians sit on three points at the summit of the group after one match, while Portugal is looking to secure its first victory after drawing Mexico on Sunday.
Russia started the Confederations Cup with a 2-0 win against New Zealand. Portugal drew with Mexico in their first game of the tournament after Hector Moreno scored a late goal to tie the game. The two teams meet in Moscow on Wednesday, when Russia can advance to the next round of the tournament with a win.
Mexico face New Zealand. A Mexico win and a Portugal loss would push the European champions to the brink of elimination. On June 24, Mexico face Russia and New Zealand face Portugal in the final games of Group A.
Russia benefited from an own goal from New Zealand in the first game. Fedor Smolov scored in the second half to seal the win for the host nation. Expect the Russian team to continue to implement their highly defensive system against Portugal. Against New Zealand, Russian manager Stanislav Cherchesov gave his side a little more freedom than norman, but Portugal should provide a much sterner test.