Portugal constructed on the momentum of their last-gasp win over Eire in midweek by beating Qatar 3-1 on Saturday night.
The hosts of the 2022 World Cup have been spending the World Cup qualification course of by taking up Group A’s sides who aren’t scheduled to play on any given matchday, because the group has fewer groups than the others.
Fernando Santos‘ facet used the sport in Hungary as one thing of a trial for his or her upcoming fixture towards Azerbaijan, for which they will be with out the Manchester United ahead.
The primary likelihood fell the best way of Qatar, giving a fright to the Europeans, with Portugal wanting toothless early on as Nelson Semedo, Otavio and Joao Mario have been nullified on the fitting.
Andre Silva put Portugal forward halfway by means of the half although, and Otavio marked a debut objective on the top of a Goncalo Guedes help only a minute later.
Goalkeeper Meshaal Barsham was given his marching orders earlier than the break, however Qatar pulled one again on the hour mark by means of Abdelkarim Hassan.
Qatar then went all the way down to 9 males late on with Boualem Khoukhi being despatched off and Bruno Fernandes sealed the win with a penalty.