Portugal Euro 2012 Focus – Bento keeping faith with Postiga for Denmark clash

Despite a run of four games with just one goal, Portugal manager Paulo Bento will continue to stick with his forward players and keep Helder Postiga as his lone striker. There have been numerous shouts for young Benfica forward Nelson Oliveira to be given his opportunity and the 20-year-old showed why he is such a bright prospect with a cameo against Germany in the opening group game.

However, Euro 2012 may be a tournament too soon for Oliveira and his role will be sporadic as Portugal try to get through a tricky group. Against Germany, Portugal looked composed and had the pre-tournament favourites rattled at many points during the game. Bad luck played its part as the Selec

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