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Morocco are to battle against Portugal in the round of 8 of the World Cup at Al Thumama Stadium this coming Saturday.

Having battled to work their way into the round of of 8 of the World Cup, both Morocco and Portugal are very eager to go even deeper. No doubt we are in for a serious battle on Saturday. Ahead of their upcoming fixture this coming Saturday, Morocco find themselves as number 22 in the FIFA world ranking. Portugal enter the match as number 9.

Morocco vs Portugal Prediction

Morocco Form

Morocco collected seven points from their last three matches, as they ran out 0-2 and 1-2 winners against Belgium and Canada, respectively. Against Spain, they had to settle for a draw after a 0-0 draw. Morocco were able to win seven of their previous 10 games across all tournaments, while drawing two of the games. They suffered defeat in one of these outings.

Morocco scored an average of 1.6 goals in ten matches or a total of 16, while allowing five goals against. This is an average of 0.5 goals goal against per match, achieving a clean sheet seven times.

Portugal Form

Results have been up and down for Portugal, who beat Uruguay by 2-0. Following that up proved too difficult, as they lost 2-1 against South Korea, before claiming three points in a 6-1 win against Switzerland. Portugal won seven of their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also losing three times.

Portugal scored a very decent 26 goals in ten outings, or an average of 2.6 goals per game. They allowed a total of seven goals against, an average of 0.7 goals per match, while achieving a clean sheet five times.

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      Morocco vs Portugal Lineups

      Morocco vs Portugal Betting Tips

      Youssef En-Nesyri managed to hit the target twice recently for Morocco, while Goncalo Ramos, added three strikes in World Cup for Portugal in his last six outings.

      Morocco claimed all three points seven times in their last 10 matches across all tournaments, while also drawing two along the way. They endured defeat in one of the games in this run. Portugal have won seven of their last 10 games, while drawing zero and losing three in this series of matches.

      Morocco have gone through an impressive 9 games now without losing even once. Amazingly, Morocco are on a streak of 24 home matches without defeat.

      Over 2.5 goals happened in five of Morocco’s last ten matches across all tournaments. They pulled off an average of 1.6 goals during this run. Over 2.5 goals came up in six of Portugal's previous ten matches across all tournaments. They managed to score an average of 2.6 goals in these matches.

      Morocco scored first in seven of their last ten home games. Astonishingly, Portugal scored the opening goal of the match in five of their last ten games. Of the previous 10 outings, Morocco scored the opening goal six times, whereas their opponents were first on target in eight of their last 10 games.