Ronaldo hat-trick as Portugal trounce Luxembourg 5-0

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Cristiano Ronaldo scored a hat-trick for a record-extending 115 international goals in Portugal’s 5-0 victory against Luxembourg on Tuesday in World Cup qualifying. The win assured Portugal of a top-two finish in qualifying Group A, one point behind Serbia who are also assured of at least a play-off berth with a 3-1 over Azerbaijan. Only the group winner qualifies directly for next year’s finals in Qatar. Serbia have played one game more than Portugal and the two sides meet in Lisbon on the final matchday in November. Ronaldo converted two penalties in the opening 13 minutes, the second on a s…

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