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2132: HALF-TIME: Portugal 0, Spain 0.

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2129: TrevorHuggins1: Wonder if Del Bosque is regretting not having Fabregas out there. Spain are just one final pass short of a picnic. (via Twitter)

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2127: Lovely chance for Silva but he finishes badly by trying to pass the ball into the net. Spain can be frustrating when they are pressured. Sergio Ramos picks up the first yellow card of the game when he deliberately blocks Ronaldo from completing a 1-2.

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2122: Ronaldo shoots from 18 yards and the ball passes inches wide of Casillas’ left post. Portugal playing with confidence and panache and keeping Spain defense-minded. Iniesta heads down the line with the ball. Assistant on the goal line says ball has crossed goal line. Replay shows it didn’t. They must get those decisions right.

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2115: Ronaldo could have passed it but instead chooses a complex reverse switch pass. Portugal appeals for a handball inside the Spanish area but there was no deliberate intent. Spain flows forward _ whistled loudly by what appears to be a Ukrainian crowd that doesn’t like the passing game too much _ and Iniesta shoots over the bar again as we pass the 30-minute mark.

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2112: PaulLogoAP: Donbass Arena definitely not full capacity, a lot of empty seats scattered. Absolutely no Portuguese section of fans in … (via Twitter)

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2110: Hardly any atmosphere out there in the stands. You can clearly hear the players calling to each other. The occasional whistle or cheer when there’s a break, but surprisingly calm given the huge stakes and local rivalry.

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