Today Portugal will face Bulgaria in an International Friendly to prepare for Euro 2016 in France. The match will be played on Friday, 25 Mach 2016 and Portugal will host Bulgarians at Leiria. beIN Sports Leiria will telecast the matches live online on their PPV. Ronaldo and Co. will prepare themselves before Euro 2016 start. Portugal being qualified for the Euro 2016 tournament and their Skipper Cristiano and his teammates will take this competition as a warm-up game for Euro 2016.
Summer Preparations for the European Championship tournament started on the 23rd march with many International Friendlies being played till 8th June 2016. Portugal coach Fernando Santos’s boys will host Bulgaria at the Estádio Dr. Magalhães Pessoa when they meet them the first time after 1992.
Portugal has been qualified for European Championships after they top the Group I in Qualifiers stage, winning seven of their eight group fixtures to finish seven points ahead of second-placed Albania. They are placed in Group F with Austria, Hungary and Iceland from which they will be easy winners of this group.
Bulgaria is not been qualified for Euro 2016 and now they are preparing for their 2018 World Cup qualifying campaign which kicks off in September at home to Luxembourg. They have won only 1 game in Euro 2016 qualifying in Group H and also managed to win only 3 games out of 12.
Ronaldo scored 5 Goals in 8 matches for Portugal heading them to qualify with 7 wins and 1 draw in last 8 games. Portugal has won 4 games out of last 5 they have played in all competitions except losing from Russia by 1-0. Also, Portuguese hasn’t lost any games on their home soil since 2014.
Portugal and Bulgaria meet 23 years ago with Portuguese come out as victorious by 2-1. The home side has better record against Visitors at their Home ground.
Portugal vs Bulgaria Live Streaming:
– In USA at 15.45 EST, in Canada at 15.45 EDT, and in UK at 20.45 GMT on RTP Internacional
– In Portugal at 20.45 WET on: RTP 1, RTP África
No telecast in India.
Other Tv Channels and Countries list:
Angola: RTP Internacional
Australia: RTP Internacional
Brazil: RTP Internacional
Bulgaria: bTV Action
Canada: RTP Internacional
France: RTP Internacional
Germany: RTP Internacional
Hong Kong: RTP Internacional
Philippines: RTP Internacional
Poland: RTP Internacional
Portugal: RTP África, RTP 1
South Africa: RTP Internacional
Spain: RTP Internacional
Sweden: RTP Internacional
Switzerland: RTP Internacional
United Kingdom: RTP Internacional
United States: beIN SPORTS CONNECT U.S.A., RTP Internacional
Venezuela: RTP Internacional