Germany v Portugal Betting
2014 World Cup - Group G - Germany 4 - 0 Portugal
16th June - KO: 5pm BST -
The Germany v Portugal clash in Group D of the 2014 World Cup was billed one of the highlights of the first round of matches, however the game turned into a one sided affair with a Thomas Muller hat-trick inspired 4-0 Germany win over ten-man Portugal.
Germany are one of the favourites in the outright betting for the 2014 World Cup and qualified for the finals with relative ease, winning Group C without losing a match and with a +26 goal difference. Portugal on the other hand struggled to qualify, finishing second behind Russia in Group F and having to beat Sweden 4-2 in a two legged play off to reach the finals.
Germany are the odds on favourites to win this match and they have a good recent record against the Portuguese, winning their last three meetings in major competitions.
|Monday 16th June|
|5.00pm||Germany v Portugal||Betting Preview|
|Tips:||Draw @ 21/10|
|Thomas Muller to score anytime @ 2/1|
|Over 2.5 goals @ 5/4|
Germany v Portugal Odds
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Head to Head
Last Six Meetings:
- Euro 2012: 9th June 2012 - Germany 1 - 0 Portugal
- Euro 2008: 19th June 2008 - Portugal 2 - 3 Germany
- 2006 World Cup: 8th July 2006 - Germany 3 - 1 Portugal
- Euro 2000: 20th June 2000 - Portugal 3 - 0 Germany
- World Cup Qualifier: 6th Sept 1997 - Germany 1 - 1 Portugal
- World Cup Qualifier: 14th Dec 1996 - Portugal 0 - 0 Germany
Mezut Ozil - The Arsenal midfielder's form will be integral to Germany's chances at the World Cup and expect him to be pulling the strings in this first Group G match.
Cristiano Ronaldo - The Real Madrid forward is the main talisman for a Portuguese side who struggled to qualify for the finals. Ronaldo scored all four of Portugal's goals which saw them reach the finals in the play-off win over Sweden.
Germany have won 70.00%, drawn 10.00% and lost 20.00% of their last 10 games.
Germany have kept a clean sheet in 3 of their last 10 games, going on to win 7 and draw 1 of these matches.
Germany have failed to score in 2 of their last 10 games.
Portugal have won 87.50%, drawn 0% and lost 12.50% of their last 8 games.
Portugal have kept a clean sheet in 4 of their last 8 games, going on to win 7 and draw 0 of these matches.
Portugal have failed to score in 1 of their last 8 games.