Germany and Portugal played their first group against each other on 9th June 2012 both teams got chances to score goals. After several attacks in first half both teams went to dressing rooms without scoring. The second half was rather more full of chances and even Portugal hit the pole in the end it was German’s day in 72th min. Gomez put bal in the net by a wonderful header on a furnished cross from Schweinsteiger.
After the goal Portugal played wonderful football they created many chances but couldn’t make them count, luck wasn’t there for Portugal. In the end goal by Gomez was the decider of match as the final score was Germany 1 and portugal 0.