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Match summary

Dominant Portugal defeat Senegal

Portugal stormed to a fine 3-0 win against Senegal to kick off their FIFA U-20 World Cup in commanding style, taking just 26 seconds to get on the scoresheet.

Match Highlights

Quotes

"We should have killed off the game earlier. We created enough chances to do so but didn't manage to convert them. Luckily we stayed strong, dealt with the situation and eventually made it 3-0, which was the right result." Portugal coach Helio Sousa

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19:51
The final whistle sounds.
19:51
90'+Portugal are penalised after committing a foul.
19:49
90'+ NUNO S. (Portugal) scores!!
19:49
90'+A player from Portugal commits a foul.
19:48
90' ANDRÉ SILVA (Portugal) scores!!
19:46
89' NUNO S. (in) comes off the bench to replace G. MARTINS (out) (Portugal)
19:45
88'Senegal are penalised after committing a foul.
19:43
85'Portugal swing in the corner.
19:41
84'Portugal has a shot blocked.
19:41
83'Portugal try a shot on goal, but it is off-target.

Statistics

Ball possession
53
%
47

Attempts

19Attempts11
7On-Target2
9Off-Target6
3Blocked3

Disciplinary

9Fouls Committed19
0Yellow cards2
0Second yellow card and red card0
0Red Cards0

Attacking

6Corners3
4Offsides1
20Free kicks13
2Saves4

Line-ups

Portugal
PortugalPOR
Senegal
SenegalSEN
(GK)
(GK)
5
(C)
66'
83'
71'
89'
(C)
73'
60'
SubstitutesSubstitutes
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
(GK)
73'
71'
89'
Absent
66'
16
60'
17
83'
18
CoachCoach
HELIO SOUSA (POR)Joseph KOTO (SEN)

Match Facts

Hamilton

Waikato Stadium

Weather

  • Cloudy
  • 15° CTemperature
  • 16 m/sWind
  • 69 %Humidity

Officials

  • Referee: César RAMOS
    Mexico
    MexicoMEX
  • Assistant Referee 1: Alberto MORIN (MEX)
  • Assistant Referee 2: Miguel Angel HERNANDEZ PAREDES (MEX)
  • Fourth official: Armando CASTRO (HON)

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