In Kazan hosted the second match of the Confederations Cup. The Portuguese and the Mexicans played a draw 2:2. CONCACAF champion equalized in injury time.
Portugal: Rui Patrício, Cédric Soares, Pepe, Jose Fonte, Rafael Guerreiro, William Carvalho, João Moutinho (FC Silva, 58), Andre Gomes Quaresma (André Silva, 82), Cristiano Ronaldo, Nani (Martins 58)
Mexico: Ochoa Salcedo (Araujo, 67), Moreno, Diego Reyes, Layun, Guardado, Jonathan DOS Santos, Herrera, Vela (Giovanni DOS Santos, 57), Hernandez, Jimenez (Peralta, 79)
In General, the match passed under dictation of the Portuguese. But in the beginning of the match in minutes 18 the initiative belonged to the Mexicans.
At the 19th minute there was a historical event. The judge initially ruled out the goal, but after consultation with videoassistance goal cancelled. Cristiano Ronaldo took the free-kick.- the ball hit the wall. The ball back to Ronaldo and he struck from 20 metres — the ball hit the crossbar. Andre Gomes has a shot from a tight angle — the ball flew into the net. The goal was not counted due to the fact that the ball touched Pepe, who was in an offside position.
On 33 minutes, Carvalho struck from afar. Salcedo very badly played with his head sending the ball in an arc into the net own goal. Ochoa in a spectacular jump moved the ball to the corner.
In a minute, «the Brazilians of Europe» has opened the account. Long pass to Ronaldo. The leader of the Portuguese covered two defenders, and he made the transfer to the free zone. Ricardo Quaresma (Besiktas) beat the goalkeeper and knocked the ball into an empty net 1:0.
On 42 minutes followed by the canopy in the penalty area. Carlos Vela took the ball and bounced. Javier Hernandez (Bayer, Leverkusen) headed the ball into the net 1:1.
In the 85th minute Andre Silva headed the ball into the corner. Ochoa, the incredible jumping saved his goal. In a minute Gelson Martins has protrail. The defender failed to interrupt transmission. Cedric Soares (Southampton) broke. The ball took a deflection flew into the net 2:1.
In the first minute of injury time the Mexicans took a corner. Héctor Moreno (PSV) evened the score 2:2.