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Portugal stay perfect, Colombia sneak through

Colombia have sneaked through to the last 16 at New Zealand 2015 on goal difference after a 3-1 defeat to Portugal that maintains the Europeans' flawless record thus far.

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"We knew we were going to have problems because we were taking on a team with a lot of qualities, not just in technical terms but also in the way they set themselves out on the pitch. We were aware that we had to be strong all the time," Helio Sousa, Portugal coach.

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16:50
The final whistle sounds.
16:45
89'A player from Colombia commits a foul.
16:43
87'Colombia are penalised after committing a foul.
16:43
87'Colombia are penalised after committing a foul.
16:42
86'Colombia try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
16:42
86'Colombia has a shot blocked.
16:41
85'Colombia try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.
16:39
83' S. LUCUMI (in) comes off the bench to replace JOAO R. (out) (Colombia)
16:39
83'Portugal concede a free-kick following a challenge on a player from Colombia.
16:38
81' RONY LOPES (in) comes off the bench to replace NUNO S. (out) (Portugal)

Statistics

Ball possession
51
%
49

Attempts

11Attempts6
2On-Target3
6Off-Target3
3Blocked0

Disciplinary

28Fouls Committed20
2Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

3Corners2
3Offsides1
21Free kicks31
0Saves1

Line-ups

Colombia
ColombiaCOL
Portugal
PortugalPOR
(GK)
(GK)
(C)
(C)
Misses next match if booked
83'
46' HT
81'
Misses next match if booked
70'
65'
17
66'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
70'
5
46' HT
83'
81'
16
Absent
65'
66'
CoachCoach
Carlos Alberto RESTREPO (COL)HELIO SOUSA (POR)

Match Facts

Dunedin

Otago Stadium

Weather

  • Sunny
  • 7° CTemperature
  • 3 m/sWind
  • 53 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: Henry BEJARANO
    Costa Rica
    Costa RicaCRC
  • Assistant Referee 1: Octavio JARA (CRC)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Carlos FERNANDEZ (CRC)
  • Fourth official: Joseph LAMPTEY (GHA)

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