A pure party was lived in Lusail National Stadium another of the days of the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. In the round of 16 8, Portugal overwhelmed the Portugal team 6-1, with goals from Gonçalo Ramos, who converted a Hat -Trick (16′ 1T, 5′ 2T and 21′ 2T), Pepe (32′ 1T), Raphaël Guerreiro (9′ 2T) and Rafael Leão (46′ 2T).
The figure of the party was Gonçalo Ramos. The Portugal striker showed his best level by scoring 3 goals, shooting 5 times at the opposite goal and hitting 9 correct passes.
Pepe was also relevant. The Portugal defender was important for scoring 1 goal and taking 10 balls out of the danger area.
It was a duel with game locked, marked by interruptions and fouls. There were 2 cautioned: Fabian Schär and Eray Cömert.
Portugal coach Fernando Santos stopped the starting eleven in a 4-3-3 formation with Diogo Costa in goal; Diogo Dalot, Pepe, Rúben Dias and Raphaël Guerreiro on the defensive line; Bernardo Silva, William Carvalho and Otávio in the middle; and Bruno Fernandes, Gonçalo Ramos and João Félix in attack.
For their part, those chosen by Murat Yakin came onto the field of play with a 4-5-1 scheme with Yann Sommer under the three sticks; Edimilson Fernandes, Manuel Akanji, Fabian Schär and Ricardo Rodríguez in defense; Remo Freuler, Granit Xhaka, Xherdan Shaqiri, Djibril Sow and Ruben Vargas in midfield; and Breel Embolo up front.
The judge chosen to lead the match at Lusail National Stadium was César Ramos Palazuelos.
With this result, Portugal achieved their passport to the FIFA Quarterfinals – World Cup Qatar 2022.
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