Cristiano Ronaldo new chapter under Portugal’s new coach, Paulo Bento finally showed a positive result. Portugal recorded their first victory in Euro 2012 qualifier group match, after they got defeated and draw on the previous 2 matches. Against Denmark, they won with 3-1 in a home match.
Collecting 3 points brings them into second place in Group Stage, with 4 points from three matches, and Denmark to third place. Norway is still unbeatable with 9 points in 3 matches, after they booked their third victory over Cyprus 2-1.
Denmark was hoped to steal the points from Portugal since they showed a weak performance on their two previous matched. But that was before Ronaldo came to the rescue.
Ronaldo helped to assist the opening goal for Portugal, with a nice bait over Nani who manage it into a goal in 29th minute. It clearly boost the team spirit, and just 2 minutes later, Nani scored his second, and 2-0 for Portugal.
Unfortunately, Ricardo Carvalho made an unexpected suicide goal in minte 79, but luckily Ronaldo could add their points with the third goal, 5 minutes before the match ended. A great closure from the Captain of Portugal.