Portugal are through to the last 16 of World Cup 2018, although not without an almighty fright at the end of a nerve-shredding match for Seleção fans in Saransk tonight.

A spectacular Ricardo Quaresma goal seemed to have set Portugal on their way to a victory that would have won them Group B, only for a VAR penalty for Iran to level the scores in stoppage time and set up a heart-stopping final few minutes.

Adrien Silva and Pepe stood out on a rare off-night for captain Cristiano Ronaldo. Read the ratings for the Seleção players.

Tom Kundert gives his Portugal player ratings versus Iran for ESPNFC – click here to read them.

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