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Oct 12, 2019 08:03 IST


Lisbon [Portugal], Oct 12 (ANI): Portugal defeated Luxembourg 3-Zero within the ongoing Euro 2020 qualifying event on Friday (native time) right here on the Jose Alvalade Stadium in Lisbon, Portugal.
With this win, Portugal has moved to the second spot in Group B of the qualifying event.
Then again, Luxembourg is positioned on the fourth place within the group.
Bernando Silva scored the aim for Portugal fairly early as he netted the ball within the 16th minute of the match. Portugal’s Nelson Semedo’s cross ricocheted off Luxembourg goalkeeper Anthony Moris and it allowed Silva to register the aim.
Portugal saved on urgent exhausting within the first half however they didn’t handle to interrupt the impasse additional and consequently, Portugal went into half time with a 1-Zero lead.
Within the second half, Cristiano Ronaldo doubled Portugal’s lead as he registered the aim within the 65th minute of the match.
With this aim, Ronaldo has taken his tally to 699 and he is only one aim away from changing into solely the sixth particular person to register 700 targets.
Luxembourg didn’t handle to create any time of momentum within the match as Portugal maintained the majority of possession.
Goncalo Guedes registered the third aim for Portugal within the 89th minute and ultimately, the facet accomplished a simple 3-Zero win. (ANI)

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