Portugal 1-1 Northern Ireland: Postiga saves hosts but World Cup hopes dealt damaging blow

Helder Postiga`s late equaliser bailed out a below-par Portugal side after Niall McGinn had given Northern Ireland a shock lead at the Estadio do Dragao on the night Cristiano Ronaldo won his 100th Seleccao cap.

Robin van Persie and Narsingh seal Netherlands victory

Louis van Gaal`s Netherlands squeezed past Turkey at the Amsterdam ArenA, securing a 2-0 win in their opening World Cup 2014 qualifier.