Who is playing in the European Championship today? Saturday June 19: games, schedules, TV, program …
It’s Saturday June 19. It’s day 9 of Euro 2020. Let’s see what action awaits us as the second round of the group stages continues …
Hungary vs. France | 9:00 a.m.ET
France will try to obtain their second victory at Euro 2020 against Hungary in Budapest after a strong performance against Germany (1-0) in their opening match in Group F.
The hosts, who lost 3-0 in Portugal in their first match, will have a difficult task against the big favorites to win the tournament, as they have to get a positive result if they want to have a chance to access the knockout stages.
Hungary 11-game unbeaten streak in all competitions ended in the hands of Cristiano Ronaldo & Co., but Marco Rossi’s team have shown they can surprise the ‘big teams’, because Portugal could not score until the 84th minute, after Szabolcs Schon scored a goal excluded for offside.
France has now won five games in a row with five clean sheets and Italy is the only European team to boast cleaner sheets than Didier Deschamps’ men since the start of the year.
In addition, France enter the match on a five-game winning streak. against Hungary, who did not beat the Blues since 1976.
AS English prediction: Hungary 0-2 France
Location: Ferenc Puskás, Budapest, Hungary
Kick-off time: 9 a.m. ET, 6 a.m. PT, 3 p.m. CEST
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Portugal v Germany | 12 p.m. ET
Portugal will aim to book a ticket next round of the competition against Germany in Munich on Saturday night.
Fernando Santos’ team beat Hungary in the opening match of the group, as expected, while Germany, who were defeated by France, will have to play their best to obtain a positive result that will keep them in the fight for a place in the round of 16.
A Seleçao seizes the three points thanks to a delay Overture by Raphaël Guerreiro before Cristiano Ronaldo came with a double become the top scorer in tournament history.
Portugal seems be quite comfortable at the European Championship, since they reached the semi-finals in 1984, 2000 and 2012, while they were present in the last eight of Euro 1996 and Euro 2008. They were also vice-champions at home at Euro 2004 and are the title holders, having beaten France 1-0 in the final of Euro 2016.
The Santos team is now on a seven-game unbeaten streak in all competitions, but they have lost their last four international matches against Germany, who will try to advance to the round of 16 for the fourth time in a row after failing to break out of the group stage in 2000 and 2004.
AS English prediction: Portugal 1-1 Germany
Location: Allianz Arena, Munich, Germany
Kick-off time: 12 p.m. ET, 9 a.m. PT, 6 p.m. CEST
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Spain vs Poland | 3 p.m. ET
Spain, another claimant to European glory, will try to collect their first three points when they face Poland in Seville after a goalless draw against Sweden in the first game. Meanwhile, Poland lost 2-1 to Slovakia, which placed them in a difficult situation before this game.
Spain, which seeks to win a fourth european championship, which would make them the best performing team in the competition history, probably think they deserved to win against Sweden, including goalkeeper Robin Olsen had a great performance.
If Luis Enrique’s men are successful beat poland, they would be in a strong position before their last group match against Slovakia.
Meanwhile, Robert Lewandowski & Co., who only won one of their last eight games in all competitions, are the bottom of the group and will keep an eye on what is happening between Sweden and Slovakia on Friday afternoon.
Poland did not emerge victorious until one of their previous 10 international matches with Spain, losing eight of those matches.
AS English prediction: Spain 2-0 Poland
Location: La Cartuja, Seville, Spain
Kick-off time: 3 p.m. ET, 12 p.m. PT, 9 p.m. CEST
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