Perennial underachievers, Portugal will be pinning their hopes on talisman Cristiano Ronaldo once more.
At 31, this could easily be Ronaldo’s last shot at the Euros, a competition that he really should have won back in 2004.
Although they qualified easily, don’t expect Portugal to get beyond the quarter finals.
Key Man – Cristiano Ronaldo
A popular outside bet, Croatia will be reliant on the central midfield partnership of Real Madrid’s Luka Modric and Barcelona’s Ivan Rakitic.
The red and whites qualified comfortably from a hard group, and hammered the mighty San Marino 10 – 0 in their final warm up game, but they have a very difficult first round.
Key Man – Luka Modric