IN PICTURES: Portugal’s win over Poland in Euro 2016

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(From L) Portugal's defender Pepe, Portugal's defender Fonte and Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS

The first quarterfinal of the Euro 2016 between Portugal and Poland went down to the wire as the match was decided on the penalty shoot-out.

Let’s take a look at some of the most fascinating and emotional images from the exciting quarterfinal at Stade Velodrome in Marseille.

Lewandowski opened the scoring! 

Poland's forward Robert Lewandowski (R) celebrates with Poland's midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski (L) after scoring the first goal during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS
Poland’s forward Robert Lewandowski (R) celebrates with Poland’s midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski (L) after scoring the first goal during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS

Renato Sanches was the star player for Portugal and scored the equalizer

Portugal's midfielder Renato Sanches (R) celebrates with Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE
Portugal’s midfielder Renato Sanches (R) celebrates with Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo after scoring during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE

Pepe did brilliant work defensively!

Portugal's defender Pepe (C) jumps for the ball next to Poland's forward Arkadiusz Milik (L) during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT
Portugal’s defender Pepe (C) jumps for the ball next to Poland’s forward Arkadiusz Milik (L) during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / ANNE-CHRISTINE POUJOULAT

Ronaldo steps up for first penalty of the shoot out 

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) scores the first in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE
Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo (R) scores the first in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE

Great anticipation from Rui Patricio!!

Portugal's goalkeeper Rui Patricio stops a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS
Portugal’s goalkeeper Rui Patricio stops a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS

Terrible feeling! 

Poland's midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski reacts after missing a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS
Poland’s midfielder Jakub Blaszczykowski reacts after missing a shot in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS

Ricardo Quaresma celebrates after scoring the winning goal

Portugal's forward Ricardo Quaresma celebrates after scoring the winning goal in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE
Portugal’s forward Ricardo Quaresma celebrates after scoring the winning goal in a penalty shoot-out during the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE

Time for celebrations!

(From L) Portugal's defender Pepe, Portugal's defender Fonte and Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS
(From L) Portugal’s defender Pepe, Portugal’s defender Fonte and Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BERTRAND LANGLOIS

Ecstatic Portuguese players!  

Portugal's players celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE
Portugal’s players celebrate after winning the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / Valery HACHE

Cristiano Ronaldo hugs a child!

Portugal's forward Cristiano Ronaldo hugs a child after the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BORIS HORVAT
Portugal’s forward Cristiano Ronaldo hugs a child after the Euro 2016 quarter-final football match between Poland and Portugal at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille on June 30, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / BORIS HORVAT

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