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European champions entertain against Gibraltar

European champions Portugal had fun in a control meeting against Gibraltar. The match was played in Porto and the hosts won by 5:0, even in the absence of their biggest star Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese scored only one goal in the first half when in the 27th minute after a poorly cleared ball Joao Mario clumsily missed the ball, but Bruno Alves found Nani in the box and he was accurate - 1:0. In the second half, "Mariners" unfolded and Nani doubled the lead for his team in the 55th minute after the goal with a header. João Cancelo scored after 73 minutes and Bernardo Silva in the 76th minute scored the fourth goal for his team. The final 5:0 was shaped by Pepe in the 79th minute. So Portugal is still in a good mood before the World Cup qualifiers. The team will start with a visit to Switzerland in group "B". Gibraltar will begin with the household against Greece in group "H".