Solomon Islands vs Portugal prediction. On Thursday, September 16, 2021, the matches of the 2nd round of the group round of the FIFA FIFA World Cup will take place. We would like to draw your attention to our variant of the optimal choice of a bet on the game between the national teams of the Solomon Islands and Portugal, for which this will be the first head to head confrontation.
The Solomon Islands squad is one of the grandees of futsal in the Australia and Oceania region. In its region, the team smashes everyone and everything, becoming the owner of both the gold medals of the 2016 Australian and Oceania Championships and the 2019 Australia and Oceania Cup. In 10 matches of these two tournaments, the team has 9 wins and 1 draw, 56 goals are scored, and only 13 goals are conceded. But at the world championships, things are not important. True, in 2021, the Solomon Islands won 4: 3 against Guatemala, but before that they lost to Colombia and Russia with a total score of 3:27. At the 2016 World Cup, there were 3 defeats with a total score of 5:21. Team 2 years without playing practice. This was noticeable in the game of the first round of the World Cup - a 0: 6 defeat to Morocco.
The Portuguese national team in January-April 2021 confidently qualified for the future European Championship, in rivalry with Poland, the Czech Republic and Norway, scoring 4 victories and drawing twice (total score 24: 7). In late August - early September, Portugal played 3 friendly matches - a 1: 3 defeat from Uzbekistan and 2 victories over Paraguay (2: 1 twice). In the first round of the World Cup, the Portuguese looked very good against the background of not weak Thailand - a 4: 1 victory.