Euro 2004: - QUARTERFINAL Portugal vs. England: 6-5
Portugal 6, England 5
Portugal 2, England 2 (extra time) Portugal wins 6-5 on penalties
Recap: Beckham fails to rise to the occasion again
David Beckham blasted his spot kick into the crowd and goalkeeper Ricardo scored the winner for the host nation as Portugal beat England 6-5 on penalties at the end of a thrilling 2-2 tie on Thursday to become the first semifinalist of Euro 2004.
QUARTERFINAL 1: Portugal vs. England
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Preview: A classic quarterfinal encounter
England vs. Portugal won't be short of classic encounters - Scolari vs. Eriksson; Figo vs. Beckham; Ronaldo vs. Rooney; 50,000 English fans against a nation mobilized to support the home team.
The first Euro 2004 quarterfinal presents an intriguing fight between teams that are different in style, but finely balanced in potential.
"This should be a great game," Portuguese captain Fernando Couto said Wednesday. "Two great teams, two great sets of supporters ... it's a pity we're playing them now, because we should both be in the final."
Tomorrow: QUARTERFINAL 2 - France vs. Greece
France vs. Greece
PORTO, Portugal (AP)— France vs. Greece looks like the biggest mismatch of the Euro 2004 quarterfinals.
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