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17/07/2008500 - WeatherClear
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  • ALAN (1'01")
  • MADJER (13'04" 17'07")
  • HERNANI (14'05")
  • BEIRAO SOUSA (15'06")
  • TORRES (21'08")
  • BELCHIOR (32'09" 35'10")
  • Agustin RUIZ (6'02")
  • Saul BLANCO (6'03")

Summary

Rampant Portugal overcome Rodas

With goalkeeper Luis Rodas in outstanding form, El Salvador threatened an upset early on, but Portugal turned on the style to win 8-2.

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Line-up

1
1
3
4
5
9
6
10
7
11

Substitute(s)

12
12
2
2
4
5
8
6
9
7
10
8
11
3

Coaches

Ze Miguel MATEUS (POR)
(SLV) Rudis GONZALEZ

Officials

Referee: ONODERA Tasuku (JPN)Second referee: GENG Zhiwei (CHN)Third referee: OGUNMUYIWA Jelili (NGA)Timekeeper: MORSI Mohamed (EGY)

Statistics

46Shots26
7Corner kicks4
1Overheads0
0Yellow cards3
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0
48%Possession (%)52%
  • Portugal’s Beirao Sousa celebrates a goal against El Salvador
  • A cheerleader dances during Portugal vs El Salvador
  • Portugal’s Torres celebrates a goal against El Salvador
  • El Salvador's Jose Ruiz celebrates with Jose Lobos after scoring against Portugal during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Portugal's Beirao Sousa competes against Jose Ruiz of El Salvador during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
  • Portugal's Alan competes against Jose Lobos of El Salvador during their first-phase match at Marseille 2008
Luis Rodas (SLV): "The start was fantastic, we were 2-1 up. But Portugal worked really hard and we made too many mistakes."