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Euro 2016: Historic Title for Portugal Without Ronaldo

Tens of thousands of Portuguese crowded the Marques de Pombal square throughout the night to celebrate the country’s first European Cup, 12 years after suffering the Euro 2004 final loss against Greece on home soil.   Passionate fans chanted “Portugal Allez” (Go Portugal), sang the Portuguese national anthem and emulated Ronaldo’s characteristic “siiuhh” when he won his third Ballon d’Or in 2014.   Following the 1-0 victory against hosts France at the Stade de France in Paris, thanks to Guinea-Bissau-born Eder’s extra time winner in the 109th minute, thousands of supporters marched from Terreiro de Paco square where they watched…

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