Portugal slips in Portimão and loses the group lead

THE The national under-21 team did not go beyond a draw (1-1), this Friday, when they received against Iceland, in a qualifying match for Euro 2023 in the category . Sharing the points in Portimão also costs first place in Group D, since Greece beat Liechtenstein (4-0) a few hours before.

Algarve’s goals came in the first half and Portugal almost lost. In the 17th minute, Brynjolfur Darri Willumsson opened the accounts at Municipal de Portimão.

The reaction of the formation of the corners arrived even before the break and by Gonçalo Ramos (34th), assisted by Fábio Vieira.

In the second half there were chances on both sides, but the scorer didn’t change. After all, Portugal fall to second place with 16 points, one less than Greece (17), a team that still has one game to play.

Next Tuesday, Portugal will visit the Greek team in Tripoli at 5 p.m. in a match that could be decisive in the final tallies of this qualifying phase.

Current classification group D

  1. Greece, 17 points (7 games)
  2. Portugal, 16 points (6 games)
  3. Iceland, 8 points (6 games)
  4. Cyprus, 7 points (5 games)
  5. Belarus 6 points (6 matches)
  6. Liechtenstein, 0 points (8 games)

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