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Euro 2012: Germany edge out Portugal


Euro 2012: Germany edge out Portugal


Germany got their Euro 2012 campaign off to a good start with a narrow 1-0 win over Group B rivals Portugal at the Arena Lviv on Saturday.

Bayern Munich striker Mario Gomez scored the only goal 20 minutes before the final whistle with a superb header from Sami Khedira’s cross.

Paulo Bento’s men came close to equalising in the dying moments but it was not to be as Die Mannschaft maintained a strong defence and eventually held on to secure all three points.

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