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Czech Republic 1-3 Portugal



Portugal fans create a colourful atmosphere a

Portugal fans create a colourful atmosphere ahead of their Group A clash against the Czech Republic in Geneva

Portugal's Deco bundles the ball home

Portugal gain a dream start as Deco bundles the ball over the line after Petr Cech had saved his earlier shot

Deco is mobbed by his team-mates after giving the Portuguese an eighth-minute lead

Deco is mobbed by his team-mates after giving the Portuguese an eighth-minute lead in the Stade de Geneve

Libor Sionko of Czech Republic scores the equaliser

The Czechs are soon level as Libor Sionko powers a header into the roof of the Portugal net in the 17th minute of the entertaining match

Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari directs his players

Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari directs his players as half-time arrives with both sides evenly matched after a bright first half

Nuno Gomes congratulates his Portuguese team-mate Cristiano Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo makes his mark as he unleashes a crisp shot from Deco's cross to give Portugal the lead in the 63rd minute

Portugal fans celebrate Ronaldo's strike

Portugal fans celebrate Ronaldo's strike while watching the match in front of in front of a giant screen at the fan park in Vienna

Ronaldo's Ricardo Quaresma celebrates

Ricardo Quaresma wraps up the win for Portugal as he taps in Ronaldo's pass in the last minute of the match




see also
Czech Republic 1-3 Portugal
11 Jun 08 |  Euro 2008
We can win tournament - Ronaldo
11 Jun 08 |  Portugal
Bruckner buoyed by Czech display
11 Jun 08 |  Czech Rep
Euro 2008 day five as it happened
11 Jun 08 |  Euro 2008
Scolari named as Chelsea manager
11 Jun 08 |  Chelsea


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