Portugal national team played a draw with Mexico in the first round of the group stage of the confederations Cup. On Sunday, June 18, the correspondent “reports Tapes.ru”.
The meeting was held on Sunday in Kazan ended with the score 2:2. On 34 minutes the Portuguese took the lead after a precise strike Ricardo Quaresma, assist gave him Cristiano Ronaldo. The Mexicans bounced back three minutes before the break, scored by Javier Hernandez.
In the 85th minute Cedric again brought forward the Portuguese national team, but already during added time the Mexicans have gone from defeat. The goal was scored by Hector Moreno.
Another Portuguese goal in the 22nd minute with defender Pepe, was cancelled by the referee after viewing the video replay.
On the eve of the Russian team defeated the team of New Zealand with the score 2:0 and three points led the group A. Portugal and Mexico at one point.