It is the first competitive meeting between Portugal and Wales at the Stade de Lyon, Lyon. For Portugal, it is the seventh major semi-final and its opponent, Wales; it is the first time to be at this stage. The winners will have to play with Germany or France on Sunday, 10th July 2016 at the Stade de France.
Portugal Possible Lineups
Rui Patricio, Cedric, Fonte, Ricardo Carvalho, Guerreiro, Danilo, Joao, Mario, Adrien Silva, Sanches, Nani, Ronaldo
Doubt : Pepe
Out: William Carvalho
Wales Possible Lineups
Hennessey, Chester, Ashley Williams, Collins, Gunter, Allen, Ledley, Jonathan Williams, Taylor, Bale, Robson Kanu.
Out: Davies, Ramsey
It is Cristiano Ronaldo vs Gareth Bale in Lyon today
Ronaldo : 2 Goals , 2 assists
Cristiano Ronaldo of Portugal is the first man to score in four UEFA championships, to appear in three EURO semi-finals, and first to play in 17 EURO finals fixtures. Ronaldo is praised high by former coaches and managers for his talent to put countless extra hours to be the best in the world. Called brave as a lion, wins game after game.
Bale: 3 Goals, 1 assist
Gareth Bale is considered a talisman for Wales with his amazing physique, talent and strength. His acceleration is unbelievable
This match would be quite close and both teams would try to dominate each another. Match will take unexpected twists and turns. There are some chances of shootout. Finally Portugal should be able to win this contest.