Portugal through on penalties

We're through ... Portugal players celebrate their penalty shootout success (Getty)

Portugal defeated six-time champion Argentina in a penalty shootout to advance to the semi-finals of the FIFA U-20 World Cup.

Portugal won the shootout 5-4 when an attempt from the spot by Argentina's Nicolas Tagliafico was stopped by goalkeeper Mika.

Portugal next faces the winner of the quarter-final between France and Nigeria.

Portugal hasn't conceded a goal in five matches in the tournament and held Argentina scoreless through 90 minutes of regulation time and 30 minutes of extra-time.

Source AP