Turkey vs Portugal Prediction: Team to Win, Form, News and more

Here is our prediction for the upcoming Euro 2024 Group Game between Turkey and Portugal on Saturday, June 22nd 2024.

7:15am on Saturday 22nd June 2024
Jake Skudder

As the Euro 2024 tournament progresses, the clash between Turkey and Portugal is highly anticipated.

Both teams are aiming for a spot in the last-16, making this match crucial. Below, we provide a comprehensive analysis, including team form, news, and our prediction.

Match Details

Date, Kick-Off Time, and Venue

The match between Turkey and Portugal is scheduled for a 5 pm BST kick-off on Saturday, June 22, 2024.

The game will be held at BVB Stadion Dortmund, a venue known for its vibrant atmosphere and passionate fans.

Team News


Turkey's manager, Vincenzo Montella, made a bold decision by starting Real Madrid teenager Arda Guler in their previous match against Georgia.

Guler rewarded this trust with a stunning winning goal and is expected to keep his place in the starting lineup.


Portugal's coach, Roberto Martinez, utilized a 3-4-3 formation in their opening match against the Czech Republic.

However, this setup did not work as planned. Changes are anticipated, with Goncalo Inacio being a more natural fit for the central defence role.

Nuno Mendes or Diogo Dalot may drop out of the starting eleven. Cristiano Ronaldo is likely to continue leading the attack despite a lacklustre performance last time out.

Head-to-Head History

Portugal has a strong record against Turkey in European competitions. They defeated Turkey in the group stages at Euro 96 and Euro 2008, and also knocked them out in the Euro 2000 quarter-finals, all without conceding a goal.

Historically, Portugal has won seven out of nine encounters, with Turkey winning two.

Match Prediction

Given Turkey's open defensive style, Portugal is expected to create numerous scoring opportunities. We predict an entertaining match with Portugal emerging victorious.

Our prediction: Portugal to win, 3-1

For all of the analysis of Turkey vs Portugal as it happens live, check out our Preview and Live Update page for the game.

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