A lucky EuroMillions player from Portugal won an amazing €67 million in the draw of Friday 20th, 2020 after matching all 5 winning numbers plus both Lucky Stars. This is the second time in 2020 that a EuroMillions jackpot goes to Portugal.
What were the winning numbers of the EuroMillions draw held on February 20, 2020?
The wining numbers for the draw of Friday, February 20 were: 8, 11, 20, 22 and 23, with Lucky Stars 3 and 4.
How many winners did the draw make?
There was only one jackpot winner, but over 2.4 million winning tickets across all 13 prize tiers out of a total of over 27 million tickets sold for this draw. Four of the tickets matched the 5 winning numbers with one Lucky Star and scooped €197,638 each. Six ticket holders matched just the 5 numbers, cashing in a nice €30,794 each.
Fun Facts and Numbers
Portugal is home to 78 EuroMillions jackpot winners to date, being the fourth luckiest country in the European lottery behind France and the UK with 104 winners each and Spain with 102 winners.
This is the second EuroMillions jackpot that goes to Portugal this year, while in 2019, the EuroMillions lottery made only one jackpot winner in the country.
There have been five jackpot winners in 2020 so far. The larges one came in the Superdraw of February 7th. The winning ticket was purchased in Spain. Superdraws are special draws with boosted jackpots that the EuroMillions holds a few times a year.
It took only 4 rollovers for the EuroMillions jackpot to get to €67 million. The previous jackpot was won on Tuesday February 11th by an Irish family syndicate.