On the 5th of September 2021, Portugal faced off against Liechtenstein in a qualifying match for the 2022 European Championship. The match was held at the Estádio Algarve in Faro, Portugal, and it was a one-sided affair with Portugal emerging victorious by a scoreline of 6-0.
The Portuguese side dominated the match from start to finish, with the first goal coming in the 15th minute from Bernardo Silva. This was followed by a second goal from Andre Silva just four minutes later. Portugal continued to dominate possession and create chances, and it was only a matter of time before they scored again.
In the 45th minute, Diogo Jota scored Portugal’s third goal, giving them a comfortable lead going into halftime. The second half started in a similar fashion to the first, with Portugal dominating possession and creating chances. They were rewarded with a fourth goal in the 51st minute, scored by Goncalo Guedes.
Liechtenstein tried to mount a comeback, but their efforts were in vain, as Portugal continued to dominate the match. In the 73rd minute, Cristiano Ronaldo scored Portugal’s fifth goal, much to the delight of the home fans. The match was put beyond doubt in the 90th minute, when Joao Palhinha scored Portugal’s sixth and final goal of the match.
Overall, it was a dominant performance from the Portuguese side, who looked comfortable throughout the match. Liechtenstein struggled to create chances and were unable to break down the Portuguese defense. With this win, Portugal continued their unbeaten run in the qualifying campaign, and they will be hoping to carry this form into the European Championship next year