Tuesday Nov 19
Sweden 2-3 Portugal (agg 2-4): Ronaldo hat-trick puts Ibrahimovic in the shade
The Real Madrid star produced another stunning match-winning display to ensure that he rather than his Paris Saint-Germain rival will feature in Brazil next summer Cristiano Ronaldo struck a sensational hat-trick as Portugal beat Sweden 3-2 and booked their place at World Cup 2014.
First Blood Ronaldo: Portugal Beat Sweden 1-0...
Cristiano Ronaldo's late header gave Portugal a 1-0 win over Sweden in the first leg of their World Cup qualifying play-off in Lisbon.
Cristiano Ronaldo scores winner for Portugal against Sweden
Cristiano Ronaldo cut a frustrated figure for most of the game against Sweden but he scored late to give Portugal a 1-0 win in the first leg of their World Cup playoff.
Portugal 1-0 Sweden
Cristiano Ronaldo broke Sweden's resistance late in the game in Lisbon to give Portugal the advantage in their World Cup play-off tie.
Forget Zlatan vs Ronaldo: These are the REAL battles on show in tonight's World Cup Play-Off
Billed as the battle between Ronaldo and Ibrahimovic, but who else could play a lead role in tonight's match? It is being billed as the tie of the two captains, the two superstars, the two phenomenons, but will the other twenty players get a chance to touch the ball tonight? Portugal take on Sweden in the first leg of the World Cup play-off, which ... (more)
The Winnipeg Free Press
5 things to know about Portugal vs. Sweden World Cup playoff
LISBON, Portugal - The encounter between Portugal and Sweden is the marquee matchup in the European playoffs to complete the continent's 13 entries for next year's World Cup.
5 things to know about Portugal vs. Sweden playoff
Portugal's head coach Paulo Bento, background center, and team captain Cristiano Ronaldo, foreground center, arrive for a training session Wednesday, Nov. 13 3013, near Obidos, Portugal.
Hector Herrera deal could see Blair junior join top flight of agents
The midfielder's transfer from Pachuca in Mexico to Porto may have earned former British PM's son around $1m Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.