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Ronaldo approaches Asamoah Gyan's record as Portugal beat Hungary

Cristiano Ronaldo equalled Asamoah Gyan's record of scoring in nine successive significant global competitions as Portugal beat Hungary before in excess of 60,000 fans in Budapest. 

Gyan had recently scored in the 2006, 2010 and 2014 World Cups in addition to the 2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2017 Africa Cup of Nations. 

Ronaldo's support implied he has now scored in the 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016 and 2020 Euros in addition to the 2006, 2010, 2014 and 2018 World Cups. 

The Juventus forward changed over a 87th-minute punishment for his tenth objective in the opposition, surpassing France's Michel Platini on nine objectives. 

His eleventh came only minutes after the fact when he adjusted Peter Gulacsi for Portugal's third. 

Hungary had looked on course for a far-fetched draw until they yielded three objectives late on. 

The gridlock was broken in the 84th moment when Raphael Guerreiro's shot diverted off safeguard Willi Orban to break Hungary's valiant opposition. 

Portugal go top of Group F before World Cup holders France and previous bosses Germany meet in Munich in Tuesday's late game

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