Portugal Finish It With A Win!

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after extra time to finish 3rd in the Confederations Cup. Both the teams made significant changes, Portugal with seven and Mexico with five. Portugal was without Cristiano Ronaldo as he left to spend time with his newly born twins. Portugal defender Luis Neto turned Javier Hernandez’s cross into his own net in the 54th minute to give Mexico a 1-0 lead.Facing defeat at the end of the 90 minutes, Portugal sent the game into extra-time with Pepe’s volley in injury time. Adrien Silva won it with a 104th-minute penalty following Miguel Layun’s handball. Earlier Andre Silva has missed a penalty in the first half.

The final of the tournament will be contested between Germany and Chile.