Sergio Ramos mocks Cristiano Ronaldo in Spain training after draw with Portugal

Spain and Portugal played an all-time World Cup classic when the two sides faced off last week in a Group B clash at the FIFA World Cup 2018 in Russian Federation, with the match ending at 3-3 at the end of the 90 minutes.

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On paper, it appears that two-time World Cup champion Uruguay should easily win the match in Rostov to move on to the round of 16 for the third consecutive tournament.

It didn't seem to rattle the team, though, as Spain outplayed Portugal but ended in a 3-3 draw because of Ronaldo's hat trick.

The original bust, sculpted by local artist Emanuel Santos, had been the subject of much mockery, something the artist said made him sad and was not easy to take.

It will be just the second meeting between the two countries after Morocco beat Portugal 3-1 in the group stage at the 1986 finals.

Azmoun will be backed up by an Iranian attack with solid scoring form going into the competition.

Kick off from Rostov-on-Don is 11pm and the game is live and exclusive on the Now TV World Cup channels.

The game itself should be straightforward for Uruguay, who won their Group A opener 1-0 against an Egypt team without Mohamed Salah as they face a Saudi Arabia outfit hammered 5-0 by hosts Russian Federation in the tournament curtain-raiser.

Neither team is expected to play expansive soccer, and Morocco likely will bunker in for large parts of the game.

The Saudis' preparations were jolted by a mid-air mishap on Monday when the plane carrying them to Rostov suffered a fire in one of its engines. Salah scored a consolation penalty late on but it was not enough for the Pharaohs. Both nations are still searching for their first victory in tournament.


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