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Monday, 3 July, 2000, 15:30 GMT 16:30 UK

Abel Xavier rages against France Everton back shamed star
Everton boss Walter Smith backs Abel Xavier to bounce back from his Euro 2000 shame.

Abel Xavier Uefa suspends Portuguese trio
Three Portuguese footballers are given lengthy bans for jostling a referee after a disputed penalty decision during Euro 2000.

Lemerre salutes 'great' referee
French coach Roger Lemerre salutes the referee who controversially paved his side's way to the Euro 2000 final.

Zidane sends France through
Zinedine Zidane strikes home a penalty in extra-time to send France into the final of Euro 2000.
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Portugal coach resigns
Portugal coach Humberto Coelho resigns after his side's heartbreaking semi-final defeat at the hands of France.

France v Portugal clockwatch
All the major incidents from France's golden goal victory over Portugal in the first semi-final of Euro 2000.

Mabbutt: France deserved golden moment
Former England and Spurs captain Gary Mabbutt says France deserved their golden goal success against Portugal.

Kluivert heads chase for Golden Boot
BBC Sport Online reviews the race for the tournament's top scorer as Euro 2000 nears its climax.

Figo can rule the world
Luis Figo can emulate Rivaldo and become World Footballer of the Year according to Portugal team-mate Abel Xavier.

Portugal book semi-final place
Portugal turn on the style in Amsterdam to beat Turkey 2-0 and secure a place in the semi-finals of Euro 2000.

Uefa hands out bans and fines
The Euro 2000 organisers get tough with both players and fans in their latest disciplinary crackdown.

Denizli rues penalty miss
Turkish coach Mustafa Denizli admits his side's first-half penalty miss proved costly in their quarter-final with Portugal.

Portugal v Turkey clockwatch
A countdown of all the action as Portugal and Turkey battle it out for a place in the semi-finals.

Portugal v Turkey in pictures
Two goals and a penalty miss puts Portugal into to the semi-finals, and sends Turkey home empty-handed

Pinto signs for Sporting Lisbon
Sporting Lisbon wins the race for the signature of Portuguese star Joao Pinto, fighting off a number of top European clubs.

Sousa laughs at English efforts
Paulo Sousa claims England's defenders at Euro 2000 were so bad that they reduced him to laughter in their opening match.

Holders Germany suffer heavy defeat
Portugal win Group A in style as Germany are beaten 3-0 in Rotterdam.

Germany coach rues painful defeat
Under-fire German coach Erich Ribbeck admits his side were well beaten by Portugal.

Portugal v Germany clockwatch
Minute-by-minute action from Portugal's 3-0 victory over Germany in Rotterdam.

Portugal into the quarter-finals
A goal in the final minute from Costinha sends Portugal into the quarter-finals of Euro 2000 after a very drab game in Arnhem.

Romania v Portugal clockwatch
A rundown of the key moments in Portugal's last-second Group A victory over Romania in Arnhem.

Portugal v Romania in pictures
Images from Portugal's 1-0 victory over Romania in Arnhem to book their place into the quarter-finals.

Emerich queries added time
Romania coach Emerich Jenei questions the amount of stoppage time played in the last-gasp defeat by Portugal.

Figo wants to stay with Barcelona
As he prepares to face Romania, Portugal star Luis Figo says he does not want to leave his club Barcelona.

Portuguese stars in shop window
Transfer speculation is rife in Portugal following the team's impressive display against England.

England crushed in five-goal classic
England throw away a flying two-goal start in their opening match of Euro 2000 to go down to Portugal in Group A.

Keegan: We threw it away
England boss Kevin Keegan admits his side squandered the perfect start as they collapsed to a shattering defeat against Portugal.

England v Portugal clockwatch
The key moments from Eindhoven, where Portugal stunned England with a magnificent fightback.

England v Portugal in pictures
Action from England's poor start against Portugal in Eindhoven.

Wed Jun 28
France (0) 2-1 (1) Portugal
Henry 51
Zidane 117 pen
Gomes 19
Booked Booked
Vieira 23
Desailly 39
Vidigal 44
Figo 54
J Costa 55
Dimas 62
Pinto 107
Ref. G Benko (Austria) Att.
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France win on Golden Goal rule
France: 12. Thierry Henry; 17. Emmanuel Petit; 4. Patrick Vieira; 16. Fabien Barthez; 5. Laurent Blanc; 3. Bixente Lizarazu; 8. Marcel Desailly; 10. Zinedine Zidane; 9. Nicolas Anelka; 15. Lilian Thuram; 7. Didier Deschamps; Subs: 22. Ulrich Rame; 1. Bernard Lama; 20. David Trezeguet; 18. Frank Leboeuf; 13. Sylvain Wiltord; 14. Johan Micoud; 6. Youri Djorkaeff; 2. Vincent Candela; 21. Christophe Dugarry; 19. Christian Karembeu; 11. Robert Pires;
Portugal: 2. Jorge Costa; 1. Vitor Baia; 7. Luis Figo; 4. Jose Luis Vidigal; 21. Nuno Gomes; 11. Sergio Conceicao; 13. Teixeira Manuel Dimas; 5. Fernando Couto; 15. Francisco Costinha; 14. Abel Xavier; 10. Manuel Rui Costa; Subs: 8. Joao Pinto; 9. Ricardo Sa Pinto; 17. Paulo Bento; 3. Rui Jorge; 22. Joaoquim Quim; 20. Carlos Secretario; 18. Pedro Pauleta; 6. Paulo Sousa; 16. Roberto Luis Beto; 19. Nuno Capucho; 12. Pedro Espinha;
Sat Jun 24
Portugal (1) 2-0 (0) Turkey
Gomes 44
Gomes 56
Ozalan s/o 29
Booked Booked
Pinto 28
Couto 37
Rui Costa 39
Costinha 40
Sousa 60
Buruk 33
Unsal 58
Temizkanoglu 83
Ref. D Jol (Holland) Att. 45000
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Tue Jun 20
Portugal (1) 3-0 (0) Germany
Conceicao 35
Conceicao 54
Conceicao 71
Booked Booked
Beto 26
Ballack 26
Jancker 28
Deisler 87
Rink 90
Ref.  () Att.
 Match Report
Portugal: 15. Francisco Costinha; 18. Pedro Pauleta; 16. Roberto Luis Beto; 6. Paulo Sousa; 12. Pedro Espinha; 5. Fernando Couto; 19. Nuno Capucho; 2. Jorge Costa; 9. Ricardo Sa Pinto; 3. Rui Jorge; 11. Sergio Conceicao; Subs: 10. Manuel Rui Costa; 21. Nuno Gomes; 4. Jose Luis Vidigal; 13. Teixeira Manuel Dimas; 8. Joao Pinto; 17. Paulo Bento; 22. Joaoquim Quim; 7. Luis Figo; 1. Vitor Baia;
Germany: 18. Sebastian Deisler; 4. Thomas Linke; 5. Marco Bode; 3. Marko Rehmer; 1. Oliver Kahn; 13. Michael Ballack; 7. Mehmet Scholl; 14. Dietmar Hamann; 10. Lothar Matthaus; 19. Carsten Jancker; 6. Jens Nowotny; Subs: 8. Thomas Haessler; 11. Paulo Rink; 17. Christian Ziege; 15. Dariusz Wosz; 12. Jens Lehmann; 9. Ulf Kirsten; 21. Carsten Ramelow; 22. Hans-Jorg Butt;
Sat Jun 17
Romania (0) 0-1 (0) Portugal
Costinha 90
Booked Booked
Hagi 16
Petrescu 23
Contra 27
Figo 30
Ref. Gilles Veissiere (France) Att.
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Romania: 4. Iulian Filipescu; 22. Cosmin Contra; 8. Dorinel Munteanu; 11. Adrian Ilie; 10. Gheorghe Hagi; 2. Dan Petrescu; 6. Gheorghe Popescu; 12. Bogdan Stelea; 5. Constantin Galca; 13. Christian Chivu; 9. Dinu Viorel Moldovan; Subs: 14. Florentin Petre; 21. Florin Prunea; 16. Laurentiu Rosu; 17. Miodrag Belodedici; 1. Bogdan Lobont; 3. Liviu Ciobotariu; 20. Catalin Hildan; 18. Ioan Viorel Ganea; 15. Ionut Lupescu; 7. Adrian Mutu; 19. Eric Lincar;
Portugal: 4. Jose Luis Vidigal; 21. Nuno Gomes; 7. Luis Figo; 20. Carlos Secretario; 2. Jorge Costa; 8. Joao Pinto; 13. Teixeira Manuel Dimas; 1. Vitor Baia; 10. Manuel Rui Costa; 5. Fernando Couto; 17. Paulo Bento; Subs: 14. Abel Xavier; 11. Sergio Conceicao; 6. Paulo Sousa; 12. Pedro Espinha; 15. Francisco Costinha; 9. Ricardo Sa Pinto; 3. Rui Jorge; 19. Nuno Capucho; 16. Roberto Luis Beto; 18. Pedro Pauleta; 22. Joaoquim Quim;
Mon Jun 12
Portugal (2) 3-2 (2) England
Figo 22
Pinto 38
Gomes 60
Scholes 3
McManaman 18
Booked Booked
Baia 89
Ince 44
Ref. Anders Frisk (Sweden) Att. 33000
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Portugal: 4. Jose Luis Vidigal; 7. Luis Figo; 17. Paulo Bento; 13. Teixeira Manuel Dimas; 8. Joao Pinto; 21. Nuno Gomes; 2. Jorge Costa; 1. Vitor Baia; 5. Fernando Couto; 14. Abel Xavier; 10. Manuel Rui Costa; Subs: 20. Carlos Secretario; 12. Pedro Espinha; 15. Francisco Costinha; 6. Paulo Sousa; 11. Sergio Conceicao; 9. Ricardo Sa Pinto; 16. Roberto Luis Beto; 22. Joaoquim Quim; 3. Rui Jorge; 19. Nuno Capucho;
England: 2. Gary Neville; 10. Michael Owen; 1. David Seaman; 3. Phil Neville; 8. Paul Scholes; 5. Tony Adams; 4. Sol Campbell; 14. Paul Ince; 7. David Beckham; 11. Steve McManaman; 9. Alan Shearer; Subs: 13. Nigel Martyn; 22. Richard Wright; 21. Robbie Fowler; 15. Gareth Barry; 17. Dennis Wise; 6. Martin Keown; 20. Kevin Phillips; 19. Emile Heskey; 12. Gareth Southgate; 16. Steven Gerrard; 18. Nick Barmby;
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