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Portugal vs Ghana Preview & Picks - Portugal To Win World Cup Opener

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  • Portugal vs Ghana picks for Thursday, November 24
  • Kick-off is scheduled for 11:00 ET at Stadium 974
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Portugal vs Ghana World Cup Preview & Picks
    Portugal vs Ghana Preview & Picks
  • Portugal vs Ghana Preview & Picks
  • Head To Head
  • Portugal Form
  • Ghana Form
  • Portugal vs Ghana FAQs

Portugal vs Ghana Preview & Picks


Portugal have a far superior side than Ghana and can make it count.

Expect Cristiano Ronaldo to get plenty of opportunities against the African side.

  • Portugal have won to nil in 4 of their last 6 matches.
  • Portugal have won 4-0 in 2 of their last 3 matches.
  • Cristiano Ronaldo has scored 117 goals in 191 internationals.
  • Portugal won their only match against Ghana (World Cup).
  • Ghana have lost 2 of their last 3 matches (World Cup).

Head To Head


  • Portugal lead the all-time series 1-0
  • Portugal won 2-1 when the teams last met at the 2014 World Cup

Portugal Form


Portugal had to go through the World Cup playoffs, beating Turkey 3-1 and North Macedonia 2-0 to reach Qatar.

Portugal needed a draw against Spain to reach the Nations League finals, but failed after a 1-0 defeat in Braga where they conceded in the 88th minute. 

Fernando Santos’ side played a friendly in November, beating Nigeria 4-0 with Bruno Fernandes scoring the opening two goals followed by strikes to Gonçalo Ramos and João Mário.

Ghana Form


Ghana got past Nigeria in the World Cup qualifiers, two draws with the second one on the road to advance on away goals.

Otto Addo’s side have played nine games since, resulting in five wins, two draws and two defeats.

Ghana played one friendly in November, a 1-0 win against Switzerland with Mohammed Salisu and Antoine Semenyo on target.

Portugal vs Ghana FAQs

Where can I watch the Portugal vs Ghana live stream?

You can watch the Portugal vs Ghana live stream by using ExpressVPN.

What is the Portugal vs Ghana start time?

The Portugal vs Ghana game is set to start at 11:00 ET.

Verdict

Portugal can show their quality against Ghana and get off to a winning start.

I am backing Ronaldo to score against the African side.

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