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PORTUGAL CHAMPION OF EUROPE 2016!

Updated on July 11, 2016

Match Report

First half

Portugal and France started the match at the Stade de France with medium tempo. France threatens early fortress Portugal, clearance by Fonte failed braced neat Sissoko.

Portugal defender Pepe makes a mistake panic and Griezmann nearly scored with a free header.

Resistance became a little emotional when Cristiano Ronaldo was fouled Payet. He had to be released on the 24th minute and was replaced by Ricardo Quaresma.

Ronaldo, who earlier 2 times for treatment this time she agreed to go out. Ronaldo gave the armband to Nani.

Portugal change to the 4-1-4-1 formation that looks pretty weak to threaten the French team. They are quite difficult to attack with Nani as False 9.

In both the last 15 minutes of the first half, France were struggling to get the first goal. Portugal successfully attacked the French fortress but no finishing.

The half ended with 0-0 and only just 3 shots on both sides is produced.

Second Half

In the second half, the match was difficult for both teams. Moussa Sissoko many threats and perform a powerful shot from distance.

Deschamps insert and remove Payet Coman to be more active on the flanks. Coman create opportunities for Giroud in the 75th minute but yet to be executed.

Portugal made a tactical change by entering Eder. Portugal play with 4-3-3 and almost got a goal on a pass nani's almost in.

Following the alarming acrobatics by Quaresma goal but saved France Hugo Lloris excels all night.

Giroud removed and Gignac attempted closest to a goal in the match in minute 90 + 2 but hit the post after beating Portugal defender and goalkeeper.

First Additional time

Match went to extra time. Pepe also had the opportunity to give the lead but is already offside.

Fatigue and stress are clearly felt by the player. 3 yellow cards by both sides in the last 5 minutes in the first 10 minutes of extra time.

Guereirro takes a corner from the right. Eder's header on 103 minutes saved point blank save by Hugo Lloris.

Second Extra time

Portugal showed better character. Quaresma free kick in the 107th minute hit the crossbar.

Present their championship goals a minute later, 108 minutes through striker Eder their savings, who shot from outside the box. He became the winner Portugal failed to reply by France.

France tried to find an equalizer in the last minute but this time they're too blunt in front of goal.

Statistics Match
Statistics Match

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