Portugal vs. Spain Semi-Finals Odds
DONETSK (The Spread) – The semi-finals matches in Euro 2012 begin today when Portugal meets Spain at 2:45PM ET.
According to oddsmakers this game is a pick’em but Spain has –275 juice while Portugal has +215 juice. Spain is a –120 money line favorite while Portugal is a +350 underdog, and the over/under total is currently sitting at 2 goals. The odds for a draw are +250.
Portugal emerged from Group B after winning two of their first three games. The Navigators lost to Germany 1-0 in their first game, but rebounded with a 3-2 win over Denmark and a 2-1 victory over Netherlands. Portugal then beat the Czech Republic 1-0 in the quarter-finals to advance to the semis.
Spain, meanwhile, has yet to suffer defeat. The Red Fury played to a 1-1 draw with Italy in their first match before blanking the Republic of Ireland 4-0 and Croatia 1-0 in order to advance to the Knockout stage. Once there, Spain made quick work of France, beating the French, 2-0.
Oddsmakers have also released an alternate line for today’s game, making Spain a –0.5-goal (-120) favorite of Portugal, who is +0.5 (-110). The alternate over/under is 2.5, with the over having +175 juice and the under having juice of –230. For the prop, “Will Fernando Torres score anytime,” the odds for “Yes” are currently +138.