European Champions Portugal clashes with Serbia in their second match of the group qualifier both sides keen to bag the crucial three points in what will prove to be an evenly balanced encounter in a match that Portugal is a favorite on paper.
Portugal will be counting on their native home supporters to get the job done this time around and down the visiting Serbia side who come guns blazing in an encounter that could go either given Serbia recent exploits.
Portugal head into the match hoping to bounce back from their disappointing 0-0 dull draw at their backyard against Ukraine and turn in style against the visiting Eastern European visitors.
Fernando Santos side head into the match having registered mixed results in their last five matches winning two and registered three back to back draws and the veteran tactician will be eager to see his charges return back to winning ways in front of their home faithful on a fourth attempt.
Serbia travels to Portugal hoping to stage an upset and sneak away with the crucial three points in an encounter to pile more woes to the home side.
Serbia head into the match buoyed by their recent 1-1 draw away to Germany in their latest international friendly encounter and will be hoping to better their performance against the struggling European Championship as they chase a stop in the upcoming European International competition next year.
The visitors head into the match in commendable form having won three and drawn two of their last five matches and their manager will be hoping for more of the same.
Portugal will be seeking inspiration from five-time World player Cristiano Ronaldo to get the goals upfront while visitors will be counting on Dusan Tadic to inspire them past the hosts.
Head to Head
Portugal has won two and two draws have been registered between the two sides.