The in-form Portugal failed to beat Martinez men despite dominating the match and firing 6 shots on targets. Belgium's only shot on target for the match came from Thorgan Hazard in the 42nd minute after he successfully beat the keeper from outside the box with the right foot to give Belgium a 1-0 lead, with his Dortmund teammate Thomas Munier providing the assist.
T. Hazard inspired Belgium to qualify for the last 8 knockout stages as his performance saw him winning the man of the match award. The Portuguese superstar Christiano Ronaldo has now exited the competition after having topped the Golden Boot table with 5 goals.
Belgium will now face Italy in Euros quarter-finals who beat Austria 2-1 in the round of 16.
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