Portugal coach Fernando Santos once again stressed the importance of his other 22 players around main man Cristiano Ronaldo as they prepare to face Uruguay in the World Cup last 16 on Saturday.
Ricardo Quaresma's superb strike gave them the lead against Iran in their third group game, before Ronaldo missed a penalty.
With 27 meetings against Ronaldo in the bruising Spanish capital derby between Atletico and Real Madrid, winning eight times, drawing nine and losing 10, few players are better placed to come up with a strategy to shackle Ronaldo than Godin.
Cristiano Ronaldo is a soccer prodigy, hands down.
Uruguay, meanwhile, go into the knockout stages aiming to win their third World Cup, and first since 1950, in Russian Federation.
Uruguay are yet to concede at the World Cup, but Portugal have kept only one clean sheet.
Uruguay have the benefit of two world class strikers rather than one, and they also have the best defender of the tournament so far in Diego Godin.
Portugal opened their World Cup campaign in Sochi with a thrilling 3-3 draw against Spain, and midfielder Adrien Silva said his team have what it takes to score against a Uruguay rear-guard that has not been breached this year.
Uruguay will be looking to win their opening four games at a World Cup tournament for only the second time after 1930 when they won the first ever World Cup. Several phases of the game they're very strong.
All five of Uruguay's goals at the 2018 World Cup have been scored from set-pieces (three from corners, one from a direct free-kick and one from an indirect free-kick).
Luis Suarez of Uruguay reacts during the match against Saudi Arabia.
These two countries with a combined population of 13.5 million have always been overachievers on the global scene - the last decade under Tabarez has seen two-time former winners Uruguay reach one World Cup semi-final and win one Copa America, while Portugal triumphed at Euro 2016.
Ronaldo has been in devastating form in Russian Federation, scoring four goals to help European champions and Group B runners-up Portugal reach the knockout rounds.
Portugal head coach Fernando Santos. He has reached the knockout stages on each previous occasion: Euro 2012 quarter-finals & World Cup 2014 round of 16 with Greece; Euro 2016 winners and at least World Cup 2018 round of 16 with Portugal. Sports Illustrated's Planet Fútbol, meanwhile, predicted a 2-1 victory for Uruguay. Karim Ansarifard's controversial penalty however, combined with Spain's injury time equaliser against Morocco, sent them into the harder half of the draw. "Portugal, like everyone else playing on Saturday, are one of 11 teams with at least 5% chance of winning the competition".
Novak Djokovic is No. 12, Britain's Kyle Edmund is seeded No. 22 and French Open surprise Marco Cecchinato is No. 31. The BBC's tennis correspondent Russell Fuller says Cibulkova will not be the only one enraged by the decision.
Pouraliganji is a threat from set-pieces and could be an outlet of Iran as they are pushed back by the possession game of Spain . The win sees Spain move level on points with Portugal in Group B, while Iran and Morocco are third and fourth respectively.
World champions Australia could only manage 239 for nine in reply as they suffered their 14th defeat in 16 completed ODIs. Australia , however, were gifted a wicket when Roy ran himself out going for a needless second run.
Nevertheless, Iran hopes that Europe will be able to meet it halfway, and Tehran will not have to quit the deal, he stressed. Zarif presented a short list of the rightful demands of the Iranian people from the U.S. government.
To do so from now on, voters in each district of a state will need to show that their own voting clout has been diluted. Maryland Democrats are defending the redrawing of the 6th District, which includes the westernmost part of the state.
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Mukesh and Nita Ambani are scheduled to host over 100 guests on Saturday to celebrate Akash and Shloka's engagement. Grand party's highlight was Shah Rukh Khan and his Gauri Khan , who stole the show with their great looks.
She didn't pay attention to it, at first, but she started posting pictures of the bump of her social media channel just in case. The case report said that doctors in Russian Federation surgically removed the worm from the woman's face, and she recovered.
Once back in the auto , McCartney opened up about the story behind one of the Beatle's greatest hits, " Let It Be ". While there, Paul explained how he and John Lennon had rehearsed their first Beatles songs in the living room.
Egypt goalkeeper Essam El Hadary , the oldest in World Cup history, deflects and saves a penalty shot from Saudi Arabia . Salah is also clearly not fully fit, but managed to score two goals in his two appearances, one from the penalty spot.
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Despite their valiant display, Morocco will rue the unforgivable defending that made all their subsequent good work irrelevant. As long as Portugal can play solid defense and get the ball to their captain on the counter-attack, they can challenge anyone.
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This win followed one of the World Cup's most confounding upsets, when Mexico toppled Germany 1-0 in its opener. The goal proved to be crucial for Mexico , which allowed a late goal to Tottenham star Son Heung-min.
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Meanwhile, NBA Hall of Famer and former 76ers star Charles Barkley agrees that " King James " won't be heading to his former team. James has also been connected to the Lakers and his son has been reported to be committing to a Los Angeles high school.
Looking ahead to Sunday's final, Konta said: "I know she is a very crafty and talented player, especially on this surface". She was then able to hold her serve to take the set 6-2 in impressive time, just under half an hour.
On Thursday, the first lady boarded her plane bound for the US-Mexico border dressed simply in a black shirt and white slacks. The choice ignited the internet and spawned a slew of memes about what the first lady, a former model, may have meant.
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Representative Jacky Rosen is challenging Heller, Trump took aim in his convention speech at a favorite Democratic target, U.S. Key Republican lawmakers who have been involved in the negotiations said Friday that talks would continue through the weekend.
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Ricciardo was quick to point to Hamilton's new engine as a factor even before its introduction was confirmed by Mercedes . He stopped for new tyres on lap 33, momentarily losing the lead, before regaining it when Raikkonen stopped a lap later.
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She did not mention Saudi Arabia, which rights groups pushed to be suspended in 2016 over killings of civilians in the Yemen war. Critics say this sends a message that the administration turns a blind eye to human rights abuses in some parts of the world.