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Watch: Cristiano Ronaldo Could Barely Believe Portugal Scored That Winner

By PJ Browne
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19 minutes into extra time of the Euro 2016 final, Eder - the former Swansea striker - shocked France.

Portugal's chances of winning the title looked to have been destroyed early in the match when Cristiano Ronaldo was forced from the pitch with a leg injury after a tackle by Dimitri Payet.

Still Portugal endured as France missed some of the game's best chances.

Portugal had chances of their own. Just moments before Eder put Portugal ahead, Raphaël Guerreiro hit the crossbar with a free kick.


Then, Eder - aided by Laurent Koscielny being handed a yellow card just two minutes earlier - hit the back of Hugo Lloris' net.

Spanish football correspondent Guillem Balague was high in the stand in a perfect position to capture Cristiano Ronaldo as the Portuguese players celebrated.

Barely able to believe what had just happened, Ronaldo hobbled towards the scrum of teammates.


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On TV footage of the celebrations, he was visibly emotional.

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