July 14, 2024

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Euro 2024: Portugal and Belgium win their matches

Euro 2024: Portugal and Belgium win their matches

European Cup day saw the issue of player safety in the Portugal match, with several players spontaneously jumping onto the pitch to take selfies with Cristiano Ronaldo.

Portugal easily wins over Türkiye (3-0) amid security problems


Portuguese coach, Roberto Martinez, announced that Cristiano Ronaldo should consider himself lucky because he did not suffer any damage after the confrontation on the field. Four fans wanted to take selfies During the European Cup match held on Saturday.

There was a series of disturbing attacks on security in the second half of the match Portugal beat Türkiye 3-0 At the Westfalenstadion in Dortmund.

Ronaldo happily took a selfie with a young fan who evaded the observers and entered the field in the 69th minute, before pulling out his mobile phone.

but, Ronaldo was clearly unhappy When two other people tried to do the same thing in the final minutes of the match. Then another person – wearing a red Portugal shirt – approached the 39-year-old striker to take a photo moments after the final whistle.

Two other people tried to confront Ronaldo as he was leaving the field with his teammates, but security guards were able to prevent them.

“It’s worrying because we were lucky enough today,” Martinez said The fans’ intentions were good“.

“We all love fans who in their minds recognize great stars and great icons. We all agree with that. But you can understand that it was A very difficult time: If those intentions are wrong, the players are exposed and we have to be careful of that. “I don’t think this should happen on the football field.”

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Martinez said it was important to send a message to fans This behavior was not acceptable..

“It’s not the right way, and you won’t achieve anything with it,” Martinez added. “And what it does is the measures may get worse in the future. It is not a good idea to leave players exposed When you have people running all over the field.”

Bernardo Silva, Ronaldo’s teammate who scored a goal against Turkey, said he was “not really worried” about the fans who entered the stadium.

Belgium recovers from its first defeat (2-0) and wins over Romania

Belgium shook off the brunt of defeat against Slovakia in its first match in the European Championship It beat Romania 2-0 This Saturday.

Kevin De Bruyne’s second-half goal completed the victory after Youri Tielemans scored in the second minute at Cologne. The match was witnessed by the Kings of Belgium, Philippe and Matilde.

“We knew what we had to do. If we don’t win, we go homeDe Bruyne declared. “I will do everything I can to keep the boys on the right track.”

Georgia draws in its first European Cup appearance

Georgia added its first point in a major on Saturday 1-1 draw with the Czech Republic At Euro 2024. He was about to win.

The Czech team dominated the first minutes and celebrated a disallowed goal in the 23rd minute when Adam Hlozek put the ball into the net at the far post after a throw-in.

But the situation reversed just before the break. GeorgiaThe team, the only team to participate for the first time in the 2024 European Championship, advanced to the top of the standings from a penalty kick taken by George Mikautadze by Czech defender Ruben Hranic.

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The Czech team returned to the match when a header bounced off the post and Patrik Schick scored with his chest the sixth goal of his career in the tournament. Euro Cupwhich places him sixth on the all-time list.