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 By Tom Kundert

Cristiano Ronaldo's selfless display helps Portugal advance at Euro 2016

The ESPN FC crew discuss Portugal's win over Croatia and why it seemed unwatchable at times.
ESPN FC's Michael Ballack and Roberto Martinez breakdown the round of 16 match between Portugal and Croatia.

Portugal maintained their record of making it to the quarterfinals or better of every European Championship they have competed in as a dramatic late winner by Ricardo Quaresma edged out Croatia in Lens.

Portugal coach Fernando Santos made some surprise changes to the team, with three of the back four changed in relation to the Hungary match, while Adrien Silva was given his first taste of tournament football, and in the starting XI no less.

An intense tactical battle with few chances ensued, and...

Ballon d'Or on the line for Cristiano Ronaldo and Gareth Bale?

The After Dark panel discuss Gareth Bale's influence for Wales and how Cristiano Ronaldo took on a different role against Croatia.
The After Dark panel discuss Gareth Bale's influence for Wales and how Cristiano Ronaldo took on a different role against Croatia.

They were similar interventions, crucial contributions to rescue wretched games. They were separated by four hours and about 200 kilometres. They both featured men who are more accustomed to scoring goals than supplying them.

Gareth Bale's cross was turned into the Northern Ireland net by the unfortunate Gareth McAuley. Cristiano Ronaldo's shot gave Ricardo Quaresma an open goal. Wales and Portugal are Euro 2016 quarterfinalists, thanks to their Galacticos.

The Real Madrid colleagues may have been...