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Portugal book their ticket for EURO 2020 finals

Cristiano Ronaldo scores his 99th goal for Portugal in Luxembourg win

Emre Asikci   | 17.11.2019
Portugal book their ticket for EURO 2020 finals FILE PHOTO

ANKARA

Portugal qualified for EURO 2020 after beating Luxembourg 2-0 in Group B qualifying match on Sunday evening.

Portugal defeated Luxembourg with Sporting Lisbon Midfielder Bruno Fernandes and Juventus superstar Cristiano Ronaldo's goals at Stade Josy Barthel.

Ronaldo scored his 99th goal against Luxembourg, in 164 appearances since his debut on August 2003.

In the other game of group, Ukraine grasped last minute draw over Serbia with 2-2.

Serbia, having slim hopes going against Ukraine, had to wait for a miracle, which was Portugal losing against Luxembourg.

The Group B concluded with Sunday evening matches, with Ukraine and Portugal going to EURO 2020 in London.

Group B final standings:


TeamP WDLGFGAPTS.
1Ukraine862017420
2Portugal852122617
3Serbia 8422171714
4Luxembourg 81167164
5Lithuania80175251

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