Scotland v Portugal: Women's EURO facts

Scotland and Portugal meet for the tenth time as they continue their debut final tournament campaigns in Group D in Rotterdam.

Sparta Stadium's third game of the tournament matches Scotland and Portugal
Sparta Stadium's third game of the tournament matches Scotland and Portugal ©Getty Images

• Both teams suffered tournament debuts with derby defeats on Wednesday, Portugal going down 2-0 against Spain while Scotland were on the wrong end of a finals record 6-0 scoreline versus England.

• Scotland and Portugal meet for the tenth time as they continue their debut final tournament campaigns in Rotterdam.

• They have met six times in competitive games, all UEFA Women's EURO qualifiers, with Scotland winning three, one draw and two Portugal victories.

• In 2009 qualifying, when Scotland reached the play-offs, they were held 0-0 at home but won 4-1 away with Jennifer Beattie's opener prefiguring a Julie Fleeting hat-trick.

• In 2005 qualifying, Scotland triumphed 2-1 at home and 8-1 away.

• By contrast, in 1995 qualifying Portugal won 8-2 at home and 2-1 in Scotland.

• Including friendlies – all three of which came between 2001 and 2002 – they have faced off nine times, Scotland winning five, drawing two and losing two.

• The goal count is 23-16 in Scotland's favour.

Top