After seeing Russian Federation defeat New Zealand on Saturday's Confederations Cup opener, Portugal and Mexico will be confident of securing six points from their remaining two games and being involved in the semifinals.
It's an honour to play against the best teams in the world and that's what Mexico really needs.
Ronaldo has 11 goals in five games with the national team this season, including two in Portugal's 3-0 win at Latvia in European World Cup qualifying last week, the team's last match before the Confederations Cup. I'm not running away from that, and I see myself lifting the trophy with my teammates, but there is a long road ahead, and we'll go from game to game.
Both Confederation Cup games played on Sunday in Russian Federation left teams confused by decisions - reached more slowly than expected - by referees taking advice from assistants watching multiple replays.
"If this is going to happen several times during a game, well it's not very pleasant for the players", Cameroon coach Hugo Broos said.
Mexico's squad has three players who have close connections to Portugal. In previous years his 50-yard run might have taken him through on goal; this time the Mexico defence caught up but his composure in laying the ball off was a reminder of his enduring quality. "Both teams have great players, it will be a tough match".
Some sloppy passing play was as exciting as things got in the opening period, before the game was lit up following a Cristiano Ronaldo free-kick.
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The Portuguese sports daily A Bolapublished a front-page story Friday saying that Ronaldo was upset with the accusations made against him and that his decision to leave Madrid was "irreversible".
Mexico's all-time top scorer grabbed his 48th global goal from 93 appearances after some terrible defending by Portugal.
The Portugal captain could not control the ball to shoot but his brilliant pass between three defenders left Quaresma free to round keeper Guillermo Ochoa and tap into the empty net.
Borussia Dortmund midfielder Raphael Guerreiro failed to deal with a cross into the box and Carlos Vela teed up Hernandez, who met the cross with a diving header.
"I first of all thank the fans for voting for me, but it's not the result that we wanted".
"Ronaldo is motivated", young Portugal forward Andre Silva said.
Portugal believed they had grabbed the lead in the 20th minute through Pepe only for the Video Assistant Referee to deem it to have been offside after a brief consultation with the man in the middle.
But goals from Casemiro, Ronaldo's second and substitute Marco Asensio rewarded an outstanding second-half effort from Real. Next year it's going to be even more difficult and we are going to have to work very hard to be able to win once again.
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British Prime Minister Theresa May has appointed a new chief of staff following the resignation of her two top aides. The Prime Minister lost her majority and Ukip lost its leader in a disastrous General Election for both parties.
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PM Modi also expressed his gratitude towards the other member countries that supported India's membership to SCO. We want connectivity to pave way for enhancing cooperation and confidence among the societies and young people.
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Mrs May responded that the DUP deal "would provide stability and certainty for the United Kingdom going forward", her office said. British Prime Minister Theresa May arrives back at 10 Downing Street after announcing she would form a minority government .
Crude futures fell sharply Wednesday on higher stockpiles in the USA and other rich nations despite the OPEC production deal. Libya and Nigeria are exempt from the OPEC-led production deal to ensure oil revenue flows to national security efforts.
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