Alvaro Morata helped Spain beat Portugal to qualify for the Nations League Finals. Follow us for more free livescores here!
The 2019 UEFA Nations League Winner Portugal fails to replicate their championship run as they fell from the hands of Spaniards with a tight scoreline of 1-0, a goal from Morata which gives a disgust and disappointments on the faces of the Portugal players. Crisitiano Ronaldo almost have a chance to send Portugal to the Nations League finals but was reject by Simon. You can have access to live soccer tv matches and previews here!
Morata scored a dramatic goal winner in the 88th minute from close range via Nico Williams who sent the ball in his direction. The Portuguese squad only needed a point to qualify for the Nations League finals and they almost had a chance to make it but Diego Jogata and Cristiano Ronaldo both missed the opportunities.
The UEFA Nations League Finals is all set in next year’s June as Spain, Croatia, Italy, and Netherlands are all qualified. Spain will be having an opportunity to repeat their run last 2021 Nations League and will aim to reach the finals and possibly to win the tournament in June.
Elsewhere, Brazil – Tunisia friendly match in Paris tainted with racial abuse.
The Tottenham forward Richarlison suffer a worst night when a banana is throw at him. The incident occurred when Richarlison did celebrate at the corner of the flag after his team scored the second goal.
Manchester United midfielder Fred is seen in footage kicking a banana on the side of Richarlison. After the match, Brazil posts four photographs with a banner of anti-racism which contains. “Without our black players, we wouldn’t have stars on our shirts.”
The Brazilian Football Federation (CBF) issued a statement via their Twitter page stating that they condemn the abusive action done on Richarlison and were calling for solid punishments.
“After Brazil’s second goal, a banana was thrown towards Richarlison. The CBF reinforces its stances against discrimination and vewhemently repudiates yet another episode of racism in football.”
“Whether on or off the field, an attitude like this cannot be tolerate.”
CBF President Ednaldo Rodrigues also added a statement, saying “Once again, I come publicly to express my rejection. This time I saw it with my own eyes. This shocks us. We must always remember that we are all the same, regardless of color, race, or religion.”
“The fight against racism is not a cause, but a fundamental (battle for) change to wipe this type of crime from the planet. I insist on saying that the punishments need to be more severe.”
Despite the racial abuse happened during the match, it didn’t stop the Brazil from demolishing Tunisia. This friendly match and let the Brazil’s prowess and magic displayed throughout the game.
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