The chart below details nearly all the ways group play could end for Portugal. Each cell in the chart represents the outcome of two games. Green cells mean that Portugal will advance to the next round of the tournament. Pink cells are bad news: they represent outcomes that eliminate Portugal.
|South Korea wins and Ghana wins||Ghana wins and South Korea and Portugal tie||Portugal wins and Ghana wins|
|South Korea wins and Ghana and Uruguay tie||Both matches tie||Portugal wins and Ghana and Uruguay tie|
|South Korea wins and Uruguay wins||Uruguay wins and South Korea and Portugal tie||Portugal wins and Uruguay wins|
Portugal’s final place in Group H
Portugal lost to South Korea, 2-1, but had already clinched a place in the round of 16. Portugal won the group and will face Switzerland in the knockout stage.
Here are the group matches for Portugal:
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