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Fri , 19 Apr 2019



GERMANY, PORTUGAL EARN FULL POINTS - EURO 2012

Netherlands 1-2 Germany (Gomez double leaves Dutch in peril)      


                                                                   


Mario Gomez's two splendid first-half goals were enough for Joachim Löw's side to move within sight of the last eight and leave the Dutch on the brink. Robin van Persie's second-half strike made Germany sweat in sweltering conditions, but Mario Gomez's two stylish first-half goals were eventually enough for Joachim Löw's side to move to the brink of the last eight and leave the Netherlands staring down the barrel.



Denmark 2-3 Portugal (Last-gasp Varela revives Portugal's hopes)



Substitute Silvestre Varela struck three minutes from time after two Nicklas Bendtner goals had brought Denmark back from 2-0 down.