Kenya vs Portugal (Rugby): Match info

by Toqui Tahmid | Posted on Saturday, May 30th, 2015 | 0

Kenya vs Portugal –Rugby Match Preview

In the rugby international match matches and Portugal tour in Kenya will make the chance to play first match among them. The match will play at Nairobi (Kenya) and the kick off day will be at Saturday 30, May 2015, kick off time is 13:00 GMT, 19:00 BDT and 15:00 local.

Kenya vs Portugal Rugby

Matches Information’s:

Match: Kenya vs Portugal

Tournament Schedule: Portugal tour

Match Day: Saturday 30, May 2015.

Start off: 13:00 GMT, 19:00 BDT and 15:00 local

Venue: Nairobi(Kenya)

Live Coverage TV Network of Kenya vs Portugal Match:

SuperSport 1

Sportsnet World


Sky Sports 4/HD

Fox Sport 1

J Sports 4

Foxtel Play

Setanta Ireland

Fox Soccer Plus

Possible Starting Line Ups:

Kenya’s Current Squad:

Edwin Achayo, Lyle Asiligwa, Kenny Andola, Lavin Asego, Nicholas Barasa, Patrice Agunda, Humphrey Kayange, Collins Injera, Michael Agevi, Tony Onyango, Samuel Warui, Moses Amusala, Andrew Omonde.

Portugal’s Current Squad:

Francisco Pinto Magalhaes, Maxime Tonietta, Carlos Sottomayor, Nuno Penha e Costa, Rodrigo Figueiredo, Jose Lima, Francisco Appleton, Manuel Vilela, Manuel Murteira, Duarte Marques, Mike Tadjer, Lionel Campergue.

Match Points and Preview:

Portugal was played only one world cup appearances that was in 2007. But they have no victories, except just one bonus points. So far in Portugal’s rugby history, they have played 243 matches, won in 95 games and lost 135 games. Have been finished 13 matches after drawn. Most 34 matches was been played against                      Spain. Second most 21 against Romania. Against Spain, Portugal got 10 victories, is the most wins against an individual team. Also lost most 22 matches against Spain is the most defeats against an individual team.

  • In the 23rd at World Rugby Ranking with 57.40 rating points.
  • Largest defeats against top team in the Rugby ranking New Zealand by 108-13 points
  • Largest wins for Portugal was 0-69 vs. Germany.

Kenya have so far have played 52 International rugby match. Got 28 wins against 23 defeats, have also one drawn. Points for them is in total are 1233 and against them are 1252 and the winning ration are 53.85%

  • Had played their first International at 1954 against Tanganyika
  • Largest wins are 96-3 vs. Nigeria
  • Largest defeats are 12-84 vs. Namibia
  • Most 16 matches was played against Uganda and most 11 wins also come over them.

Match Head to Head:

This will be the first ever match in rugby international for Kenya vs Portugal so far in their rugby history.

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