Portugal vs. Spain: Live Updates, Score and Reaction from 2018 World Cup Game

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Karl Matchett

Portugal face Spain in their first World Cup group game on Friday. Ronaldo faces his Real Madrid teammates at Fisht Olympic Stadium in Sochi, while Spain are recovering from sacking their coach. This will be Hierro's first game in charge of Spain.

  1. June 16, 2018
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    Match of the Day @BBCMOTD

  3. June 15, 2018
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    Portugal 3-3 Spain (FT)

    Goals: Cristiano Ronaldo pen 3' 44' 87', Diego Costa 23' 54', Nacho 57'.

    Lineups: POR - Rui Patricio; Cedric, Fonte, Pepe, Guerreiro; Fernandes, Carvalho, Moutinho, B Silva; Guedes, Cristiano. ESP - De Gea; Nacho, Pique, Ramos, Alba; Busquets, Koke, Iniesta; Isco, D Silva, Costa.

  5. January 25, 2022
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    Del Piero reveals one detail he noticed before Ronaldo's free kick against Spain

    Del Piero reveals one detail he noticed before Ronaldo's free kick against Spain
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Del Piero reveals one detail he noticed before Ronaldo's free kick against Spain

    Calciomercato.com | Tutte le news sul calcio in tempo reale
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  8. June 15, 2018
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    Rep Ronaldo's Squad ➡️ Get the Shirt

    Rep Ronaldo's Squad ➡️ Get the Shirt
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Rep Ronaldo's Squad ➡️ Get the Shirt

    via B/R Shop
  10. June 16, 2018
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    Pique Goes in on Ronaldo's Diving 'Habit' 👀

    Pique Goes in on Ronaldo's Diving 'Habit' 👀
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Pique Goes in on Ronaldo's Diving 'Habit' 👀

    Evening Standard
    via Evening Standard
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    Tom Kundert @PortuGoal1

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    AS English @English_AS

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    Kristof Terreur 📰 @HLNinEngeland

  15. Clock Icon10:25 am

    Ronaldo Stopped Times Square 😳

    The man can move buildings at this rate

    COPA90 US @COPA90US

    Cristiano Ronaldo stopped Times Square traffic as he led #POR to an incredible comeback! #WorldCup https://t.co/nZh1lsGM4j

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    It Happens to the Best

    B/R Football @brfootball

    De Gea got Ronaldo-ed 😳 https://t.co/CDsbOVu3iL

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    Ronaldo Rap Is Legit Fire 🎧

    Just wait for that punchline 🔥

    B/R Football @brfootball

    Tell us again how Portugal-Spain went down, @MysDiggi 🎤 https://t.co/ZvUq79nBNE

  18. Clock Icon10:32 am

    AS English @English_AS

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    Simon Stone @sistoney67

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    Stefan Bienkowski @SBienkowski

  21. Clock Icon9:54 am

    Put Spain vs. Portugal in the Books

    B/R Football @brfootball

    A game so good it belongs in the #WorldCup museum. https://t.co/lNs432dN2A

  22. Clock Icon9:20 am

    'Fussy, Self-absorbed, Sour-faced...but I Love Ronaldo'

    'Fussy, Self-absorbed, Sour-faced...but I Love Ronaldo'
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    'Fussy, Self-absorbed, Sour-faced...but I Love Ronaldo'

    The New Yorker
    via The New Yorker
  23. Clock Icon9:21 am

    Mourinho Backs His Boy DDG 🙌

    Mourinho Backs His Boy DDG 🙌
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Mourinho Backs His Boy DDG 🙌

    via men
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    Michael Cox @Zonal_Marking

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    ESPN FC @ESPNFC

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    SPORT English @Sport_EN

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    Nothing Can Stop Ronaldo 🎳

    B/R Football @brfootball

    Nothing was stopping Cristiano last night 🎳 https://t.co/H0UFdJWYra

  28. Clock Icon8:50 am

    Ronaldo: I've Always Believed in Me 😆

    Ronaldo: I've Always Believed in Me 😆
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo: I've Always Believed in Me 😆

    David Rubio
    via sport
  29. January 25, 2022
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    Fabian Ruiz: How will the Spanish playmaker fit in at Napoli

    Fabian Ruiz: How will the Spanish playmaker fit in at Napoli
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Fabian Ruiz: How will the Spanish playmaker fit in at Napoli

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  31. June 16, 2018
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    Mfanafuthi Cele @Emcee_calidio

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    Football365 @F365

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    Marcus Christenson @m_christenson

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    'That Happens to the Best' — Mourinho Backs De Gea AfterBlunder

    'That Happens to the Best' — Mourinho Backs De Gea AfterBlunder
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    'That Happens to the Best' — Mourinho Backs De Gea AfterBlunder

    ADRIAN DENNIS
    via Goal
  36. Clock Icon9:15 am

    De Gea Reacts to Mistake: 'I Haven't Killed Anyone'

    De Gea Reacts to Mistake: 'I Haven't Killed Anyone'
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    De Gea Reacts to Mistake: 'I Haven't Killed Anyone'

    The Independent
    via The Independent
  37. Clock Icon8:08 am

    De Gea Explains Ronaldo Error

    De Gea Explains Ronaldo Error
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    De Gea Explains Ronaldo Error

    Football-espana
    via Football-espana
  38. Clock Icon9:11 am

    John Cross @johncrossmirror

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    AS English @English_AS

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    Hierro Defends Under-Fire de Gea

    Hierro Defends Under-Fire de Gea
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Hierro Defends Under-Fire de Gea

    Football-espana
    via Football-espana
  41. January 25, 2022
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    How Ronaldo has changed his game to stay on top

    How Ronaldo has changed his game to stay on top
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    How Ronaldo has changed his game to stay on top

    ESPNFC.com
    via ESPNFC.com
  43. June 16, 2018
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    Football365 @F365

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    ESPN FC @ESPNFC

  46. January 25, 2022
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    Portugal 3-3 Spain: Ronaldo hat trick in thriller

    Portugal 3-3 Spain: Ronaldo hat trick in thriller
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Portugal 3-3 Spain: Ronaldo hat trick in thriller

    ESPNFC.com
    via ESPNFC.com
  48. Clock Icon8:03 pm

    Ronaldo: It's the work of many years, I've always believed in myself

    Ronaldo: It's the work of many years, I've always believed in myself
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo: It's the work of many years, I've always believed in myself

    MARCA
    via MARCA in English
  49. June 16, 2018
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    Match of the Day @BBCMOTD

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    mariana @_himia_

  52. January 25, 2022
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    Cristiano Ronaldo 'to accept jail term and £16.4m fine' in tax case

    Cristiano Ronaldo 'to accept jail term and £16.4m fine' in tax case
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Cristiano Ronaldo 'to accept jail term and £16.4m fine' in tax case

    BBC News
    via BBC News
  54. June 15, 2018
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    Ronaldo Leads His Troops

    Cristiano Ronaldo @Cristiano

    Vamos família!👍🏽🇵🇹 https://t.co/YjfMbdx8xN

  56. June 16, 2018
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    Andy McDougall @andymcd90

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    ESPN FC @ESPNFC

  59. January 25, 2022
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    World Cup 2018: Spain and Portugal’s Instant Classic

    World Cup 2018: Spain and Portugal’s Instant Classic
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    World Cup 2018: Spain and Portugal’s Instant Classic

    The Ringer
    via The Ringer
  61. June 16, 2018
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    Ronaldo Delighted with 'Personal Best' Hat-Trick

    Ronaldo Delighted with 'Personal Best' Hat-Trick
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo Delighted with 'Personal Best' Hat-Trick

    Getty Images
    via Goal
  63. Clock Icon8:30 am

    Guillem Balague @GuillemBalague

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    footballespana @footballespana_

  65. January 25, 2022
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    Ronaldo seizes centre stage

    Ronaldo seizes centre stage
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo seizes centre stage

    Sky Sports
    via Sky Sports
  67. Clock Icon8:03 pm

    Spain player ratings: Nacho the redeemer

    Spain player ratings: Nacho the redeemer
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Spain player ratings: Nacho the redeemer

    Fran Villalobos
    via MARCA in English
  68. June 16, 2018
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    Fernando Duarte @Fernando_Duarte

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    Tom Kundert @PortuGoal1

  71. June 15, 2018
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    Ronaldo, Iran Take the Headlines on Memorable Day 2

    Ronaldo, Iran Take the Headlines on Memorable Day 2
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo, Iran Take the Headlines on Memorable Day 2

    Gianni Verschueren
    via Bleacher Report
  73. January 25, 2022
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    Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal star's late free-kick and hat-trick is just another example of his strength of mind

    Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal star's late free-kick and hat-trick is just another example of his strength of mind
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal star's late free-kick and hat-trick is just another example of his strength of mind

    The Independent
    via The Independent
  75. June 16, 2018
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    Tom Kundert @PortuGoal1

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    MARCA in English @MARCAinENGLISH

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    William Carvalho Chases Isco Shadow but Shows Glimpse of Premier League Quality

    William Carvalho Chases Isco Shadow but Shows Glimpse of Premier League Quality
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    William Carvalho Chases Isco Shadow but Shows Glimpse of Premier League Quality

    The Independent
    via The Independent
  79. January 25, 2022
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    World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo saves Portugal in classic clash with Spain

    World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo saves Portugal in classic clash with Spain
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    World Cup 2018: Cristiano Ronaldo saves Portugal in classic clash with Spain

    via the Guardian
  81. June 16, 2018
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    footballespana @footballespana_

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    The Spanish Football Podcast @tsf_podcast

  84. January 25, 2022
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    Ronaldo hits three as Spain and Portugal draw in thriller

    Ronaldo hits three as Spain and Portugal draw in thriller
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018 logo
    Spain vs. Portugal - June 16, 2018

    Ronaldo hits three as Spain and Portugal draw in thriller

    Arch Bell
    via MARCA in English