So Favorite, Portugal Reluctantly Moroccan and Iran
Portugal coach, Fernando Santos, admits his team and Spain is a favorite in the group Judi bola. But that does not mean Morocco and Iran can be underestimated.
On drawing in Moscow on Friday (1 / 12/2017), Portugal as a team pot 1 and also European champions joined in Group B with 2010 world champions Spain, Iran and Morocco.
“The group is dangerous and deceive – Portugal should accept that we are one of the favorites but if you look a bit more observant, you can see this group is very difficult,” said Santos as quoted by Soccerway.
“As I always say, Spain is his favorite here,” he continued.
Although Portugal and Spain are relatively favored to advance to the last 16, Santos does not want to look at one eye Morocco and Iran as another team in the group. The reason the two countries went to Russia unbeaten in the qualifying session.
Iran in the hands of Carlos Queiroz who is the former coach of Portugal certainly knows the ins and outs of Selecao Das Quinas. While Morocco has many players who graze in Europe.
“Morocco scored many goals and conceded that showed the strength of the team, there are some players who played in Portugal, Benatia played for Juventus, and also qualified coaches.
“Iran also performed well in qualifying, this is their second time in the World Cup, experienced players and coaches, one of the World Cup experience, they also performed well, never lost, only conceded a goal in the last game when they have qualified. It will be a very tough tournament, “lid Santos.