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Portugal vs. Morocco: probable lineups for the World Cup

We are getting closer to meeting the next champion of the World Cup 2022. In one of the most anticipated encounters, Portugal Y Morocco They will face each other this Saturday, December 10 at the Al Thumama stadium, for the quarterfinals. Both teams play everything for everything. Here is how the teams will form in this match.

The ‘Portuguese’ reach this stage after thrashing Switzerland 6-1, with the surprising participation of Gonzalo Ramos, substitute for Cristiano Ronaldowhich debuted with a hat trick. It was rumored that the substitution of the ‘Comandante’ would have been determined by the insults that the cameras captured towards his coach Fernando Santos.

However, DT put cold cloths on the matter and cataloged the six-time Ballon d’Or as an example of a captain. “Ronaldo and I never confuse the human and personal aspect with the coach-player relationship. He is a very important player to have on the team, ”he mentioned at the press conference.

On the other hand, Morocco has just given one of the biggest hits in this edition of the World Cup. To reach the quarterfinals, ‘Los Leones del Atlas’ defeated Spain in a penalty shootout. This feat has earned them the admiration of locals and strangers. Will we see a blow from the Moroccan team again or will Portugal continue on its way to achieving its first World Cup?

Possible lineup of Portugal

  • Diego Costa; Diogo Dalot, Pepe, Ruben Dias, Raphael Guerreiro; William Carvalho, Otávio, Bernardo Silva; Bruno Fernandes, Joao Felix and Gonzalo Ramos. DT: Fernando Santos

Possible lineup of Morocco

  • Bono, Hakimi, Mazraoui, Amrabat, Aguerd, Saiss, Ziyech, Ounahi, Amallah, Boufal, En-Nesyri. DT: Walid Regragui

Source: Elcomercio

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