Cristiano Ronaldo made a world-record 197th men’s international appearance in Portugal’s Euro 2024 qualifying opener in Lisbon.
Ronaldo moved level with Kuwait forward Bader Al-Mutawa on 196 caps when he faced Morocco at the World Cup.
The 38-year-old – now playing in Saudi Arabia for Al Nassr – has scored a men’s record 118 international goals.
He made his international debut in 2003 and became the first man to score in five World Cups in Qatar last year.
Match report to follow.
- 1Rui Patrício
- 4Rúben Dias
- 6João Palhinha
- 10Bernardo Silva
- 8Bruno Fernandes
- 7Cristiano Ronaldo
- 11João Félix
- 3António Silva
- 9Gonçalo Ramos
- 15Rafael Leão
- 17João Mário
- 19Nuno Mendes
- 22Aussumone Biai
- 21Lo Russo
Offside, Portugal. Bruno Fernandes tries a through ball, but Cristiano Ronaldo is caught offside.
João Félix (Portugal) wins a free kick on the left wing.
Foul by Noah Frommelt (Liechtenstein).
Foul by Raphaël Guerreiro (Portugal).
Aron Sele (Liechtenstein) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Foul by João Palhinha (Portugal).
Sandro Wolfinger (Liechtenstein) wins a free kick in the defensive half.
Goal! Portugal 1, Liechtenstein 0. João Cancelo (Portugal) right footed shot from outside the box to the centre of the goal following a corner.
Corner, Portugal. Conceded by Nicolas Hasler.
Corner, Portugal. Conceded by Noah Frommelt.
Lineups are announced and players are warming up.