Successfully winning their World Cup 2014 opening fixture against Ghana, USA national team are not shy in targeting another victim as head coach Jurgen Klinsmann stated his believes that his side can defeat Portugal.
Although admitting that their next opponent have plenty quality talents, especially Cristiano Ronaldo, but Klinsmann is confident that his team will find the right tactic to handle the European Selecao.
The tactician revealed that after picking up three points on their first game, his team are hoping to secure a place into the next round and defeating Portugal surely opens the door for USA.
Meanwhile, Portugal themselves are in dire need of victory after picking up a 4-0 trashing from Germany on their first game. Moreover, Paulo Bento’s side will be without two main defender, Pepe along with Fabio Coentrao due to suspension and injuries.