Germany defeated Portugal 4-2 (2-1) in the Euro 2021 group F.
Portugal took an early lead when Cristiano Ronaldo scored a goal after 15 minutes, with an assist by Diogo Jota, making it 0-1.
1-1 came through an own-goal in the 35th minute.
The 1-2 goal was another own-goal from Portugal in the 39th minute.
Straight after the break, Kai Havertz made his mark and increased the team’s lead.
With 30 minutes on the clock, Germany’s Robin Gosens scored a goal, with an assist by Joshua Kimmich, and increased their lead.
In the 67th minute, Diogo Jota scored a goal, from a pass from Cristiano Ronaldo, to reduce the score for Portugal. However, Portugal were unable to make more of an impression, what brought the final score to 2-4.
Portugal had 2 shot on goal and 2 in total while Germany had 4 on goal and 4 in total.
With one game remaining, in the qualifiers Portugal are in second place in the table and Germany are in third.
In the next round on Wednesday, Portugal face France at home, while Germany host Hungary.