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2014 World Cup: Klose, Ronaldo steal limelight in wins

SEEING RED:Miroslav Klose equalled Gerd Mueller’s record for the most goals scored for Germany, while Cristiano Ronaldo starred in a match that had three sendings off


Switzerland are still four points clear of Norway at the top of Group E despite a remarkable 4-4 home draw with Iceland, for whom Johann Gudmundsson scored a hat-trick, while Group G leaders Bosnia-Herzegovina lost 1-0 at home to Slovakia, allowing Greece to join them there with a 1-0 win in Liechtenstein.

In the other Group G game, Latvia beat Lithuania 2-1.

In other games it was:

Group B

‧ Malta 1, Denmark 2

Group D

‧ Turkey 5, Andorra 0

‧ Romania 3, Hungary 0

Group E

‧ Slovenia 1, Albania o

‧ Norway 2, Cyprus 0

Additional reporting by staff writer

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