Match statistics

DenmarkPortugal

Goals scored2
 
3
Possession (%)58
 
42
Total attempts9
 
17
Attempts on target6
 
12
Attempts off target3
 
5
Attempts blocked2
 
5
Attempts against woodwork0
 
0
Corners7
 
6
Offsides2
 
0
Yellow cards2
 
2
Red Cards0
 
0
Fouls committed18
 
17
Fouls suffered14
 
18

Standings

Last updated: 12/02/2013 17:13 CET

Legend:

P: Played   
Pts: Points   
 

Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    That's it, Portugal get the three points from a game in which they had surrendered a two-goal lead to a Nicklas Bendtner double. Super-sub Silvestre Varela was the hero, hitting an 87th-minute winner to break Danish hearts.
  • 90+4
    Jacobsen (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on Nélson Oliveira (Portugal).
  • 90+4
    Schöne (Denmark) misses the target.
    The ball is rolled to Lasse Schøne on the right of the box, but he cannot keep coll and keep the shot low, and he blazes over from the angle.
  • 90+2
    Agger (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Pereira (Portugal).
  • Yellow Card
    90+2
    Ronaldo (Portugal) is cautioned by the referee.
  • 90+2
    Kjær (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 90+2
    Ronaldo (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Kvist (Denmark).
  • Substitution
    90+2
    Schöne (in) - Krohn-Dehli (out) (Denmark)
  • 90+1
    Andersen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 90
    Varela (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Krohn-Dehli (Denmark).
  • 89
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • Substitution
    89
    Rolando (in) - Nani (out) (Portugal)
  • Goal
    87
    Varela (Portugal) scores!
    Silvestre Varela is the super-sub for Portugal. After miskicking his first effort at a volley from Fábio Coentrão's cross, he spins and hits the bouncing ball into the bottom right corner.
  • 86
    João Moutinho (Portugal) takes the corner.
  • 86
    Nani (Portugal) takes the corner.
  • 85
    Kjær (Denmark) blocks a shot.
  • 85
    Fábio Coentrão (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • 84
    Andersen (Denmark) makes a save.
    The keeper slides out and saves Ronaldo's tame poked effort under pressure from defenders Lars Jacobsen and Daniel Agger.
  • 84
    Ronaldo (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • Substitution
    84
    Varela (in) - Raul Meireles (out) (Portugal)
  • 84
    Nélson Oliveira (Portugal) misses the target.
  • 82
    Ronaldo (Portugal) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • 82
    Andersen (Denmark) makes a save.
    Cristiano Ronaldo thumps the ball low and hard at goal, but Stephan Andersen shows great hands to catch - and hold onto - the drive.
  • Yellow Card
    81
    Jacobsen (Denmark) is booked.
  • 81
    Jacobsen (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ronaldo (Portugal).
  • Goal
    80
    Bendtner (Denmark) scores!
    Nicklas Bendtner powers a header beyond the despairing dive of Rui Patrício after leaping to meet Lars Jacobsen's back-post cross from the right.
  • 80
    Kvist (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 80
    Ronaldo (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kjær (Denmark).
  • 78
    Kvist (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 78
    João Moutinho (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Kvist (Denmark).
  • 78
    Ronaldo (Portugal) misses the target.
    Cristiano Ronaldo puts another golden chance wide - a stunning pass from Nani put him clean through, but he side-footed the shot wide of the right post.
  • 78
    Eriksen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 77
    Nani (Portugal) fouls.
    Nani charges down with his hands from Simon Poulsen's effort, and concedes a dangerous free-kick on the left.
  • 74
    Rui Patrício (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 74
    Jacobsen (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Fábio Coentrão (Portugal).
  • 74
    Kvist (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 73
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on J. Poulsen (Denmark).
  • 73
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) misses the target.
  • 72
    Bendtner (Denmark) misses the target.
    Nicklas Bendtner shows great control, stepping inside his marker, but his low, left-footed shot fizzes wide of the left post from the edge of the box.
  • 71
    Andersen (Denmark) makes a save.
    Nélson Oliveira has his first real effort in anger since coming on, working some space outside the 'D' and hitting a shot low into the keeper's arms.
  • 71
    Nélson Oliveira (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • 70
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 70
    Pepe (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on J. Poulsen (Denmark).
  • 69
    S. Poulsen (Denmark) blocks a shot.
  • 69
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • 68
    Pepe (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 67
    Bendtner (Denmark) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 67
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) blocks a shot.
  • 67
    Mikkelsen (Denmark) has an effort on goal.
  • 67
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 66
    S. Poulsen (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Nani (Portugal).
  • 66
    Fábio Coentrão (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 66
    Kjær (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Pereira (Portugal).
  • 66
    Eriksen (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 65
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 65
    Nélson Oliveira (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on S. Poulsen (Denmark).
  • 64
    Pepe (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • Substitution
    64
    Nélson Oliveira (in) - Hélder Postiga (out) (Portugal)
  • 64
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Moutinho (Portugal).
  • 62
    Kvist (Denmark) misses the target.
  • Substitution
    60
    Mikkelsen (in) - Rommedahl (out) (Denmark)
  • 58
    Eriksen (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 57
    Andersen (Denmark) makes a save.
    Stephan Andersen punches the ball from under his own crossbar, as the free-kick from the right almost finds its way over the stopper.
  • 57
    Miguel Veloso (Portugal) delivers the free-kick on target.
  • 57
    Kvist (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Moutinho (Portugal).
  • 57
    João Pereira (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    56
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) is cautioned by the referee.
    Jakob Poulsen has performed well since his arrival, but comes in late on the flying Nani there and earns himself a yellow.
  • 56
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on Nani (Portugal).
  • 56
    Jacobsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 56
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Eriksen (Denmark).
  • 52
    Miguel Veloso (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 52
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on Raul Meireles (Portugal).
  • 50
    Andersen (Denmark) makes a save.
    Cristiano Ronaldo had broken clear and bore down on the Danish No1, but the finish lack precision, and Stephan Andersen saved relatively easily to his right, when the Portuguese should have scored.
  • 50
    Ronaldo (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • 46
    Kjær (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 46
    João Moutinho (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Eriksen (Denmark).
  • Start Time
    The second half begins.
  • End Time
    The referee blows for half-time.
    Portugal seemed in command of this match with goals from Pepe and Hélder Postiga, but Nicklas Bendtner's goal, minutes before the break, has changed all that and Denmark have a lifeline. A thrilling game.
  • 44
    Miguel Veloso (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 43
    Kvist (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Moutinho (Portugal).
  • 42
    Rui Patrício (Portugal) makes a save.
  • 42
    Kjær (Denmark) has an effort on goal.
  • 42
    S. Poulsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 42
    Fábio Coentrão (Portugal) fouls.
  • Goal
    41
    Bendtner (Denmark) scores!
    The Arsenal FC man hits his fifth goal in five games against Portugal, nodding in Michael Krohn-Dehli's header across goal from close range.
  • 40
    Rui Patrício (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 39
    Rommedahl (Denmark) is adjudged to be in an offside position.
  • 38
    Rui Patrício (Portugal) makes a save.
    A smart save by Rui Patrício, who may have been unsighted as the shot was hit from range, but he gets down well to his left to hold the effort.
  • 38
    Eriksen (Denmark) has an effort on goal.
  • Goal
    36
    Hélder Postiga (Portugal) scores!
    Hélder Postiga meets the low cross at the near post on the right, finishing superbly by guiding the ball into the top right corner with his first touch. A fine finish.
  • 35
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) delivers the corner.
  • 35
    (Denmark) blocks a shot.
  • 34
    Kjær (Denmark) blocks a shot.
  • 34
    Ronaldo (Portugal) delivers the free-kick on target.
    Cristiano Ronaldo's free-kick clips the top of the wall and loops ominously towards the goal, but drops well behind in the end.
  • 33
    Jacobsen (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ronaldo (Portugal).
  • 33
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 33
    Jacobsen (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Fábio Coentrão (Portugal).
  • 31
    Andersen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 31
    Hélder Postiga (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Andersen (Denmark).
  • 30
    J. Poulsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 30
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Bendtner (Denmark).
  • 30
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • Yellow Card
    29
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) is shown a yellow card.
  • 29
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) fouls.
  • 29
    João Moutinho (Portugal) delivers the corner.
  • 27
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 27
    Rommedahl (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Bruno Alves (Portugal).
  • Goal
    24
    Pepe (Portugal) scores!
    Pepe meets the corner at the front post, flashing in a header over William Kvist, guarding the upright for the Danes.
  • 24
    João Moutinho (Portugal) delivers the corner.
  • 24
    Fábio Coentrão (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 23
    Agger (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Hélder Postiga (Portugal).
    Miguel Veloso has played some intelligent passes there, and puts another one into the feet of Hélder Postiga, who turns and is felled.
  • 23
    Agger (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 23
    Bruno Alves (Portugal) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Bendtner (Denmark).
  • 21
    Ronaldo (Portugal) delivers the free-kick wide.
  • 21
    Kjær (Denmark) gives away a free-kick for a challenge on Ronaldo (Portugal).
    Cristiano Ronaldo burst away down the left wing, but Simon Kjær brings him down in a dangerous position.
  • 18
    Ronaldo (Portugal) misses the target.
  • 18
    Agger (Denmark) blocks a shot.
  • 18
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) has an effort on goal.
  • 17
    S. Poulsen (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 17
    Nani (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Krohn-Dehli (Denmark).
  • Substitution
    16
    J. Poulsen (in) - Zimling (out) (Denmark)
    Niki Zimling hobbles off the field to get treatment on his knock, but cannot carry on - an early blow for Denmark, forced into a change.
  • 13
    Miguel Veloso (Portugal) takes the corner.
  • 11
    Raul Meireles (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 11
    Zimling (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Moutinho (Portugal).
  • 9
    João Moutinho (Portugal) takes the free-kick.
  • 9
    Bendtner (Denmark) is penalised for a foul on João Moutinho (Portugal).
  • 8
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 5
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 4
    Pepe (Portugal) blocks a shot.
  • 4
    Eriksen (Denmark) has an effort on goal.
  • 4
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 4
    Krohn-Dehli (Denmark) takes the corner.
  • 1
    Agger (Denmark) takes the free-kick.
  • 1
    Nani (Portugal) is penalised for a foul on Krohn-Dehli (Denmark).
  • Start Time
    The match is under way.
    The countdown ends, and the ball is played back to Daniel Agger who thumps it upfield for Nicklas Bendtner to challenge early on.

Legend:

  • Goals
    Goals
  • Own goal
    Own goal
  • Converted penalty
    Converted penalty
  • Missed penalty
    Missed penalty
  • Red card
    Red card
  • Yellow card
    Yellow card
  • Second yellow card
    Second yellow card
  • Substitution
    Substitution
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