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Cristiano Ronaldo scored four goals for Portugal

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Portugal beat Andorra by 6-0 as Ronaldo scored four goals for Portugal and Andorra had to deal with 2 Red card.

The goals were scored by Ronaldo (2′ minutes, 4′ minutes, 47′ minutes, 68′ minutes), Cavaco Cancelo (44′ minutes), Valente Silva (86′ minutes) for Portugal.

The red card was given to Rubio Gómez (Dismissed at 62′ minutes), Rebés (Dismissed at 70′ minutes) of Andorra.

It was the Portugal captain’s fourth hat-trick or his country and the first time he has scored four in an international, taking his tally to 65 goals in 134 appearances.

Cristiano Ronaldo scored four goals for Portugal

It is the first time he has scored four goals in an international game in first match for the national side since he suffered a knee injury in the 1-0 Euro 2016 final loss to France in July.

Ronaldo scored twice – with a shot and header – in the opening four minutes to put the Euro 2016 champions in control.

Joao Cancelo added a third before Ronaldo completed the 42nd hat-trick of his career.

 

Ronaldo found the net again and Andre Silva also scored against an Andorran side that had two players sent off.

Portugal are now third in Group B having lost to leaders Switzerland, who beat Hungary 3-2 on Friday, in their opening game.

“We knew that the first goal would be really important against a team which puts 11 players behind the ball,”

“I know I am important, as are all the other players. I have always given everything for the national team, I feel useful and I’m happy to be back after that injury in the European championship. There are eight games to go and we want to win all eight to go to the World Cup.”- Ronaldo said.