KAZAN, Jun. 18, 2017 (AMP) — Russia 2017 : Portugal tied 2-2 with Mexico (halftime: 1-1), in a Confederations Cup group stage game on Sunday night at the Kazan Arena.
One goal for both sides in the first half, Quaresma ('34) for Portugal, Hernández ('42) for Mexico and one each in the second, Cédric ('86) for Portugal, Moreno ('90) for Mexico.
The result left both teams tied in the second place of Group A with one point. In their next game, Mexico will meet New Zealand at the Kazan Arena on June 21, while Portugal will face Russia.
Fixtures and Results : Group A
Portugal at the Confederations Cup
- First appearance
Mexico at the Confederations Cup
- 1 title (1999)
- 6 participations in the qualifications (first in 1997)
- Statistics: Champions (1999) Fourth Place (2005)
- 18 June 2017
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