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Saturday, 17 June, 2000, 17:57 GMT 18:57 UK
Romania v Portugal clockwatch
Filipescu & Rui Costa
Filipescu and Portugal's Rui Costa tussle in the first half
FT: Romania 0-1 Portugal

15 mins Gheorghe Hagi is booked, meaning he will be suspended for Romania's game against England.

17 mins After a shaky start, Portuguese keeper Vitor Baia dashes from his line to deny Viorel Moldovan.

22 mins Dan Petrescu is booked for bringing down Rui Costa on the edge of the Romanian area.

25 mins Baia spills a corner from Hagi but the Portuguese defence manage to clear the danger.

26 mins Romania's Cosmin Contra is booked for a foul on Luis Figo.

29 mins Figo is shown a yellow card.

32 mins Joao Pinto is flagged for offiside after being put through on goal by Rui Costa, but replays show him to be onside.

52 mins A deflection off Jorge Costa prevents Moldovan's close-range header from Dorinel Munteanau's cross going in.

56 mins Portugal's Nuno Gomes and Joao Pinto are replaced by substitutes Sa Pinto and Conceicao.


Chivu & Figo
Figo takes on Chivu
63 mins Florentin Petre comes on for Dan Petrescu, and Ioan Ganea replaces fellow striker Moldovan five minutes later.

72 mins Referee Gilles Veissiere dismisses a Portuguese penalty claim after Contra impedes Sa Pinto in the box.

77 mins Another Romanian substitution as Laurentiu Rosu comes on for Adrian Ilie.

85 mins A long-range effort from Hagi brings a tremendous safe out of Baia.

88 mins Romanian keeper Bogdan Stelea uses his head to clear a dangerous-looking ball into the box.

94 mins Substitute Constinha, on for Rui Costa in the 87th minute, stuns Romania in the dying seconds as he heads home from Figo's free kick on his major tournament debut.


Romania: Stelea, Petrescu, Filipescu, Galca, Popescu, Munteanu, Moldovan, Hagi, Ilie, Chivu, Contra. Subs: Lobont, Prunea, Ciobotariu, Mutu, Petre, Lupescu, Rosu, Belodedici, Ganea, Hildan, Lincar.

Portugal: Baia, Costa, Vidigal, Couto, Figo, Pinto, Rui Costa, Dimas, Bento, Secretario, Gomes. Subs: Espinha, Quim, Jorge, Sousa, Sa Pinto, Conceicao, Xavier, Costinha, Beto, Capucho, Pauleta.

Referee: Gilles Veissiere (France)

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