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  1. Portugal reach Euro 2016 semi-finals
  2. Blaszczykowski misses decisive penalty in shootout
  3. Portugal face Belgium or Wales in semi-final

Live Reporting

By Emlyn Begley

All times stated are UK

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  1. Boa Noite

    If you want to watch the highlights on a television set, rather than the ones in my last link, then get yourself over to BBC One at 23:30 BST tonight. 

    I'm going to leave you here now.

    Check out the match report for tonight's game here.

    And tomorrow we have live TV, radio and text coverage of Wales' tie with Belgium. The winners of that game face Portugal.

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    Portugal into semi-finals

    The first half was a classic, the second less so. If you missed the whole 120 minutes you can watch the best of it here.

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    Poland and Portugal entered extra time for the second time at Euro 2016 – the last teams to do be in extra time twice at same Euros were France and Italy in 2000.

    Only the Netherlands (7) have played more extra time game at the Euros than Portugal (6).

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    Robert Lewandowski scored the second quickest goal ever at the Euros (one minute and 40 seconds). Only Dmitri Kirichenko’s goal for Greece for Russia in 2004 was quicker (01:05).

    Robbie Brady's penalty for the Republic of Ireland against France on Sunday (1:58) lasted four days as the second fastest European Championship goal.

    Poland's opener ended a wait of 645 minutes for Lewandowski without scoring at the Euros, last scoring against Greece in 2012 (his first appearance in the tournament).

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    Portugal have won three of their four shootouts at major tournaments - winning twice against England and losing to Spain. 

    Renato Sanches became the youngest player to score in a knockout game at the Euros ever (18y 316d), and the third youngest overall to score in Euros history (behind Johan Volanthen and Wayne Rooney).  

    Nani has been involved in 50% of Portugal’s goals at this tournament (two goals and one assist).

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    James Liggins: Ugh, why did Portugal have to get through? They've drawn every game but they're in the last 4?! Not right.

    Diego Suarez: Portugal might not play pretty football but they are solid at the back, they got a massive chance getting to the final now.

    Sarah Morgan: Where's the Portuguese tradition of fast, attacking football gone? I've not found a team so boring since Greece in 2004 Euros.

    Portugal celebrate
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    Portugal into semi-finals

    If you missed the penalty shootout you can see Rui Patricio's great save again here.

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    Portugal have become the first team to reach a European Championship semi-final without winning a game in 90 minutes.

    This is the fifth time they have reached the semi-finals in their seven European Championship appearances.

    Only Luis Figo (5) has more assists in European Championship games than Nani (4).

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    You can watch highlights of this game at 23:30 BST on BBC One. 

    My advice is watch the first half, go and get yourself a beer while the second half and extra time are on and then watch the penalties.

    Although I can't imagine my TV colleagues will find many highlights to show from those periods of football.

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    Pepe looks happy hugging his children on the sidelines. Who would have known he was capable of a human emotion bar anger?

  11. Watch again

    Portugal into semi-finals

    Renato Sanches showed why Bayern Munich were so keen to get him on board for next season with a pearler of a goal. His first in international football as well. You can watch the equalising goal for Portugal here.

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    Portugal into semi-finals

    Poland had got off to the perfect start as well, if you missed it earlier you can watch their opening goal and Robert Lewandowski's only goal of the tournament here.

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    Josh Cobb: They should make them all shoot from the halfway line

    Alex Haworth: Portugal might win a game of football one day.

    Joe Wedgwood: Portugal surely the worst team to make it to a Euro semis for a long, long time? Everyone else should hammer them.

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    Fair play to Portugal for reaching the semi-finals, but I'm not sure I've seen them play very well yet. 

    They will face either Belgium or Wales next Wednesday in Lyon.

    The quarter-final between the Belgians and Welsh is tomorrow in Lille. Live on BBC One.

    Pepe, Jose Fonte, Cristiano Ronaldo
  15. 'Portugal have to play better'

    Portugal into semi-finals

    Chris Waddle

    Former England winger on BBC Radio 5 live

    Good luck to Portugal but you've got to play better than this to win a tournament. 

    It was a very good save in the shootout from Rui Patricio, he read it. It was such a high standard but somebody had to miss. Portugal have got three wingers playing and they never went past people at all. They are relying on an 18-year-old to take people on. The ran out of ideas, they are very fortunate to be where they are.

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    Robert Lewandowski looks devastated. All of Poland's players do. Will they ever have a better chance to reach a European Championship semi-final?

    Robert Lewandowski

    Portugal are into the last four of the European Championship. Without winning a single game in 90 minutes.

  18. SCORES! - Poland 3-5 Portugal

    Ricardo Quaresma

    Ricardo Quaresma is Portugal's hero for the second game in a row.  

  19. GREAT SAVE! - Poland 3-4 Portugal

    Jakub Blaszczykowski

    Brilliant save by Rui Patricio to touch the ball away from the bottom corner. 

    Jakub Blaszczykowski
  20. SCORES! - Poland 3-4 Portugal


    Cool and composed. Nani sends the keeper the wrong way.