Euro 2020: Ronaldo moves onto 699 career goals in Portugal win

Olivier Giroud scored the only goal of the game in Reykjavik

Olivier Giroud scored the only goal of the game in Reykjavik

Olivier Giroud scored the only goal from the penalty spot as world champions France claimed a 1-0 victory in their crunch Euro 2020 qualifier in Iceland, though there was concern for Chelsea as N'Golo Kanté missed the game after picking up an injury in the warm-up.

The coach Didier Deschamps added: "We had several chances to add to our goal and it would have been nice because they are unsafe on set pieces".

In the other game in Group H, Andorra picked up their first ever points in European Championship qualifying with a 1-0 win over Moldova.

Cristiano Ronaldo moved to within six goals of his global century when he scored in a 3-0 win over Luxembourg on Friday which kept the defending champions on course for the Euro 2020 finals.

The veteran star hit his 94th goal for the Portuguese and took his overall career tally to 699 when he found the target in the second half after Bernardo Silva had opened the scoring in the first period.

Barcelona defender Nelson Semedo's effort was only parried by Luxembourg goalkeeper Anthony Moris and Manchester City midfielder Silva was on hand to sweep in the opener.

Portugal remain second in Group B, five points behind Ukraine, but four points clear of Serbia in third.

Ronaldo's strike was also his 94th global goal, with the Portugal captain bidding to become only the second player after Iran's Ali Daei to reach a century for his country.

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Goncalo Guedes wrapped up the win a minute from time, but Ukraine's 2-0 success over Lithuania ensured they retained their cushion at the top of the group.

Ukraine, who will qualify for Euro 2020 if they avoid defeat against Portugal on Monday, overpowered Lithuania thanks to a double from Ruslan Malinovskiy.