Tag Archives: Portugal

Sweden 0-0 Portugal

SWEDEN 0-0 PORTUGAL, Solna, 11/10/08 This UFWC title match and WC qualifier ended goalless despite decent chances for both sides. Lars Lagerbeck and Carlos Queiroz were both struggling with depleted squads for this game. Sweden were missing Henrik Larsson, Erik Edman, Olof Mellberg, Anders Svensson, Christian Wilhelmsson and Tobias Linderoth, while Portugal had to do […]

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Injuries shake up Sweden versus Portugal clash

SWEDEN vs PORTUGAL, Solna, 11/10/08 Both Sweden and Portugal are facing injury nightmares ahead of Saturday’s UFWC / WC Qualifying clash. The latest addition to the big match injury list is Sweden’s still-influential captain Henrik Larsson, after the 37-year-old Helsingborg striker injured a thigh in training. ‘I don’t think I’ve ever had this kind of […]

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Portugal 1-2 Greece

PORTUGAL 1-2 GREECE Dusseldorf, Germany, 26/03/2008 Karagounis 32, 59, Gomes 75 Two carbon-copy free kicks from ‘Gorgeous’ Girogos Karagounis gave Euro and UFWC champions Greece victory over Portugal in this friendly match on neutral turf. Greece, who beat Portugal twice at Euro 2004, dominated the game and scored in the 32nd and 59th minutes. Nuno […]

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Greece to play Portugal

Portugal vs Greece, Dusseldorf, 26/03/08 Current UFWC Champions Greece will play Portugal at the neutral venue of Dusseldorf’s LTU Arena in a friendly match on 26 March. The game will be a replay of the 2004 Euro final – Greece actually defeated Portugal twice during that tournament and, of course, became Euro Champions. Portugal lost […]

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