Euro 2016 Portugal vs Poland : 5 Key Players to look out for

Siddharth Nair
|Published 30/06/2016

Euro 2016 Portugal vs Poland

Robert Lewandowski

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - OCTOBER 08: Robert Lewandowski of Poland celebrates after he scores during the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier between Scotland and Poland at Hampden Park on October 08, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. (Photo by Ian MacNicol/Getty)

Robert Lewandowski has had an underwhelming Euro 2016 so far. But it is time he starts performing for his country. Bundesliga’s top scorer from last season will need to be at his clinical best. His country needs him when he leads Poland against Portugal in this Q/F clash.

Cristiano Ronaldo

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Portugal’s best player at Euro 2016 has been Cristiano Ronaldo. He will need to continue his rich vein of form if Portugal need to progress in to the quarter finals. His calmness under pressure and leadership skills will come in handy for Portugal. A lot will at stake in this high pressure clash between Portugal and Poland.

Euro 2016 Portugal vs Poland

Grzegorz Krychowiak

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After a promising display against Germany, Krychowiak provided a masterful performance against Switzerland. His calmness under pressure was one of many attributes in an eye catching display against the rigid team. His displays will go on to have a big say in what Poland can accomplish against Portugal. A strong showing in the Euro 2016 Portugal vs Poland match  is important. It will go a long way in ensuring his team progresses through to the last 4.

Luis Nani

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One of Portugal’s best players, Nani will be looking to provide the goals for this Portugal team, Naniwill be looking to get one past the favorites early in the match. With Portugal desperately looking for goals, Nani and his team mates will be trying to past the Polish defense at every opportunity. He will have plenty of opportunities against a weak polish defense.

Euro 2016 Portugal vs Poland

Arkadius Milik

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Milik has been hot and cold in the two matches so far at the Euros. Poland would expect him to deliver sooner rather than later on a much more consistent basis. Arkadius Milik should be looking to score more goals for Poland. They need him if they need to progress further in this competition. He will have plenty of opportunities against a weak Portugal defense.


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