Germany recorded a wide victory over Portugal in the second game of Group D of the European Championship. Despite taking an early lead in the game, Portugal made an unforgettable performance in defense and Germany managed to register a 4-2 victory.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eqdp23hY4a8
With this victory, Germany has risen to the second position in the group. Despite having the same 3 points as Germany, Portugal is in the third position in the head to head. France is at the top with 4 points in 2 games and Hungary is at the fourth place with 1 point. All four teams in the group are likely to advance to the next round.
Germany equalized in the 35th minute of the match. Gossen of Germany passed to Havertz in the box. While clearing the pass, Portugal’s Ruben Dias scored at his own post.
Four minutes later, Portugal scored their second goal and Germany took the lead. This time, Guerrero of Portugal reached the ball to his post to stop Kimich’s attack.
In the first match of the same group on Saturday, Catalan club Barcelona’s forward Antoine Griezmann scored a goal to save world champions France from defeat to Hungary. Griezmann saved France from defeat in the second half with a 1-0 loss to the home side. The game ended in a 1-1 draw. In Saturday’s match at Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary, France put pressure on the home side from the start of the game but managed to score in the counter attack.
Following this draw, France extended their unbeaten run to the ninth game. France have won 7 and drawn 2 after losing 2-0 to Finland in a friendly on 12 November 2020.