The result of Portugal vs Czech Republic in Quarter final of Euro cup 2012
Ronaldo goals is enough for ensuring the step of Portugal reach the Semifinal and prepare for the match between the winner match of Spain vs France. Portugal beat Czech Republic 1-0 and thanks to Ronaldo with his goal (minute 78).
Bilek follow his statetement.He instruct his team not to play open game. Without the playmaker, Thomas Rosicky, Czech Republic play wait and counter attack
Starting Line up
Czech Republic: Cech; Limbesrky, Kadlec, Sivok, Gebre Selassie; Plasil, Hubschmann (Pekhart 86'); Pilar, Darida (Rezek 60'), Jiracek; Baros.
Portugal: Rui Patricio; Coentrao, Alves, Pepe, Perreira; Moutinho, Veloso, Meireles (Rolando) ; Ronaldo, Postiga (Almeida 39'), Nani (Custodio 84').
And paulo bento had no choice beside his winning team like crushing Holland 2-1 in group stage..
but Czech Republic plays good when Petr Jiracek shoot but it still hit the body of Pepe and gives the corner kick. Portugal reply it 5 minutes later. From Corner kick, and Joao Moutinho shoots but Petr Cech save it.
Milan Baros waste the chance of assist Darida...Minute 24 Portugal gives the threat for Cech..The effort of Ronaldo but Cech can block it..
Freekick of Ronaldo only hit the ball..It is near to be goal..
Half time the score is still 0-0
Bilek can`t push for playing the captain, Rosicky.
Portugal still dominate the game..Hugo Almeida get the assist Raul Meireless with header but over the bar...Ronaldo once again waste his chance when his shoot only hit the bar once again.
Nani gives the threat too when his shoot can be blocked by Cech and Gebre Selassie throw out away the ball..Czech Republic fans worry...
Almeida score tha ball (minute 60) but he is offside...The referee did not say it is a goal...Cech plays good tonight..He save the powerful shooting of Moutinho...But Cech can`t hold the header of Ronaldo (minute 74) after getting the crossing from Joao Moutinho...1-0 for Portugal..It is his sixth goals in Euro cup..
Portugal reduce their effort and threat..
Paulo Bento make some change when he play in Custodio and take Nani out. Bilek is late for anticipating for doing something for make a replied goal i think...Without the captain, Rosicky, Czech Republic plays without determination..
Portugal had sent Czech Republic go home earlier and Ronaldo make his story when he score his sixth goals in Euro cup.
You can read too the related story
Ronaldo hunt the individual record ;http://expertscolumn.com/content/christiano-ronaldo-hunt-record-euro-cup
My wrong predictions, when i choose Czech Republic as winner : http://expertscolumn.com/content/prediction-portugal-vs-czech-republic-czech-republic-must-be-careful-ronaldo