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The Best Photos From Portugal vs. Iran

Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal are advancing out of the group stage for just the fourth time in World Cup history — but it wasn't easy. Iran, needing a win to advance, converted a stoppage time penalty to equalize at 1-1, then barely missed a go-ahead score in the final moments. With the draw, Portugal finish second in Group B and will next face Uruguay in the round of 16. Here, the best photos from the fiery match.

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