The Group F match between Portugal and Germany could be highlighted as one of the most entertaining matches of the Euros 2020, as both side gave their all in a 6-goal thriller. The match ended in the favor of Germany, after two own-goals from Portugal condemned them to a 4-2 defeat.
Cristiano Ronaldo was in action this evening, as he captained Portugal to an heavyweight clash against Germany at the Fussball Arena Munich. The 36 year-old scored the first goal of the fixture, as he made use of a nice pass from Diogo Jota to easily find the back of the net in the 15th minute.
The German machine bounced back with a commanding performance against Ronaldo-led Portugal in the second match of Group F at the ongoing UEFA Euro2020 championship holding in 12 cities across Europe. A 15 minute goal by Ronaldo after a beautiful build up resulting from a counter attack saw Benaldo Silva's lob from Portugal half of the field intercepted by Diogo Jota who chested the ball down for Ronaldo to make hay.
The European football governing body popularly known as UEFA has nominated Cristiano Ronaldo's classic strike against Germany national team for Best goal from round of 2. UEFA revealed the best goals of the round of 2 via their verified Twitter handle on Monday afternoon, and one of the four goals nominated is expected to be chosen very soon.
Cristiano Ronaldo has shown off his class against Germany today, as both European Giants Clash at this year's Euro Competition. Meanwhile, Portugal is leading, with a goal from Cristiano Ronaldo in the 15th minute, during the first half, with an assist from Diogo Jota.
Euros2020: See How Premier League Reacted To Kai Havertz, N'Golo Kante, And Others' Star Performances
The matchday 2 of the Euros 2020 came with a lot of superb performances from stars in the premier league, and the premier league through their official Instagram account has reacted to the world-class performance of four premier leagues' superb players. In a post shared on their Instagram a few hours ago, the premier league mentioned the Chelsea stars Kai Havertz, and N'Golo Kante, Liverpool star Diogo Jota, and Manchester City Ferran Torres as the best performance from the premier league in today's Euros games.
Portugal were stunned in their second EURO 2020 group stage fixture this evening, as Germany came from behind to thrash them 4-2 at the Fussball Arena Munich. Portugal got off to a good start in the opening minutes of the fixture as Cristiano Ronaldo scored in the 15th minute to give his side an early 1-0 lead.
Cristiano Ronaldo was on the scoresheet for Portugal today when they faced Germany at the Fussball Arena Munich this evening. Unfortunately, The Portuguese National team led by Cristiano Ronaldo were unable to secure all three points as they suffered a humiliating 4-2 loss to Germany at the full-time whistle.
photo credit: football London Portugal was humiliated by Germany today, losing a high-scoring match and failing to make it two wins out of two games in Euro 2020. After a beautiful play from Diogo Jota, Cristiano Ronaldo handed his side the lead in the 15th minute.
Cristiano Ronaldo became the first ever player in the history of the European championship to score three goals or more in three different championships. The 36-year-old Juventus attacker hit his third goal at the ongoing championship this summer after scoring in Portugal’s 4-2 defeat to Germany at the Allianz Arena.
Fernando Santos' Portugal team were in action yesterday against Germany in their second game of the Group F Euro 2020 campaign at the Fussball Arena Munich. Portugal in the game were not so brilliant as they fell into the hand of the former World Cup winner with a four goals to two scoreline at full time.
Cristiano Ronaldo, was labelled "a fool" by Didi Hamman, after their 4-2 humiliating defeat to Germany on Saturday, as the former Liverpool midfielder was displeased with some actions by the Portugal captain. Ronaldo scored the opening goal of the match in the 15th minute, courtesy of an assist from Diogo Jota, tapping in the goal after a sublime counter attack.
Chelsea football club of England forward, Kai Havertz was in action today for Germany in their second Group F game of the Euro 2020 campaign at the Fuss all Arena Munich. The last season UEFA champions league hero was given a role to play in the starting XI by Coach Joachim Loew having been a key figure in the squad following his exploit for the Blues across all competitions.
Bruno Fernandes performed poorly during the game between Germany and Portugal, he was not seen till the minute he was substituted. Meanwhile, Kai Havertz scored a goal and also contributed to Guerreiro's own goal. The game ended 4-2 in the favour of Germany, Cristiano Ronaldo and Diogo Jota tried their best but Germany's defence was too cordinated.
On a personal level Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo is having a fine tournament after scoring in his country's 4-2 loss to Germany. His goal was the first of the match, however, Germany fought back and eventually won the game. The second goal for Portugal was scored by Diogo Jota in the 67th minute and that was the last goal of the game.
Chelsea star, Kai Havertz shines as Germany defeated Portugal by 4 goals to 2 in their Euro 2020 Group F clash today. In the first half, Germany started brightly and thought Gosens had given them the lead in the early minutes of the game, but his goal was disallowed, as Gnabry was in an offside position during the build up.
The second fixture held in the UEFA Euro Championship today saw Germany travel to face Portugal at the Fussball Arena Munich on Saturday evening in what was tipped to be a blockbuster clash. The Portuguese National Team were looking to cement their place in the Euro Round of 16 by defeating the German Machines.
The last time Portugal won Germany at a major tournament, Cristiano Ronaldo was 15 years old and that was back in 2000. Germany have been victorious in all 5 of their subsequent meetings with the latest being a 4-2 win at the Allianz Arena. Despite going behind to a Ronaldo goal early in the first half, the 2014 world champions got themselves back into the game and were deservedly 2-1 up at halftime.
Germany recorded their first win at Euro 2020 after their 4-2 win over Portugal on Saturday. Cristiano Ronaldo in the 15th minute gave Portugal the lead. He runs into a pass from Diogo Jota after a great counter-attacking play and hits a fine first-time shot into the net from close range.
Despite a resounding victory over Hungary in their opening Euro match, Portugal fell to a 4-2 defeat against Germany in their penultimate group game. After taking the lead early on from a simple Ronaldo tap in, Portugal would later shoot themselves in the leg as two own goals from Ruben Dias and Raphael Guerreiro gave Germany a 2-1 lead at halftime.