Portugal also has a Superstar thanks Cristiano Ronaldo continued his successful streak in qualifying for the European Championship. The Seleção, who have already qualified for the 2024 European Championship in Germany, won 2-0 (0-0) in Liechtenstein on Thursday night. At the same time, Slovakia received a ticket to the European Championship by defeating Iceland with a score of 4:2 (2:1).

European Championship qualification: Ronaldo scores again – Slovakia qualifies

Ronaldo (46th minute) and former Bayern Munich player Joao Cancelo (57th minute) gave the underdogs a runaway victory in Vaduz. For the Portuguese it was the ninth victory in the ninth qualifying match for the European Championship.

The Slovaks’ success was also virtually unthreatened. Juraj Kuczka (30th), former Bundesliga pro Ondrej Duda (36th) and Lukas Haraslin (47th/55th) scored against Iceland. Orri Oscarsson (17th) and Andri Gudjohnsen (74th) scored for the visitors.

Sweden loses in Azerbaijan – Luxembourg hopes for playoffs

The Luxembourgers, who have been surprisingly strong in European Championship qualifying so far, can still reach the knockout stages after another success. Cologne’s Mathias Olesen (6th), Gerson Rodrigues (30th/penalty/90th+5) and Nihad Mujakic’s own goal (55th) secured a 4-1 (2-) win over Bosnia and Herzegovina 0). The goal for the guests was scored by Renato Gojkovic (90+4).

Sweden clearly lost to Azerbaijan 3-0 in Baku. Within a few minutes the Scandinavians were behind with a score of 0:2. Emin Makhmudov (3rd) and Renat Dadashov (6th) scored a double. Makhmudov (89th place) also provided the final score. (mt/day)

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