Liverpool star Emre Can plays full 90 minutes in Germany's shock 5-0 defeat to Portugal

Jordan Henderson Liverpool team news

Liverpool star Emre Can played all 90 minutes of Germany U21’s shocking defeat at the hands of Portugal U21’s.

Portugal reached the final of the European Under-21 Championship for only the second time following their win.

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Portugal were 3-0 up at half-time via goals from Bernardo Silva, Ricardo and Ivan Cavaleiro. Joao Mario and Joao Cancelo’s completed the rout in the second half.

Germany were unable to register on the scoresheet. Portugal now play Sweden in Prague in the final on 30 June.

Can received a rating of 5.96 for his performance on the night. The Germany U21 international managed to make three tackles, two interception and no clearances.

The 21-year-old made just 49 passes from midfield and maintained a passing accuracy of 81.6%, the lowest in Germany’s midfield.

Can will return to Liverpool after a short break to begin pre-season training. The Germany U21 international is expected to play in midfield for the Red’s next season.

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