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Cristiano Ronaldo: Portugal 'Confident' of Advancing to Confed Cup Final

Cristiano Ronaldo said Portugal are "confident" of their chances of reaching the Confederations Cup final after beating New Zealand 4-0 to top Group A on Saturday. Ronaldo was in the starting lineup despite coach Fernando Santos's suggestions he could rest his superstar, and he delivered Portugal's opening goal from the penalty spot before being substituted in the 67th minute.

Festivals That Will Blow Your Mind

There’s something about festivals, be it a giant, joyous party or a respectful honouring of tradition; a seemingly bizarre adherence to ritual or a celebration of a quirky obsession – it’s a uniquely human thing to be involved in. We like to get together to dance, sing, eat, laugh, drink, dress up, light fires, take our clothes off, throw tomatoes at each other, roll around in mud – just about anything really, but we seem to like doing it in really large groups with bags of enthusiasm. This selection of 50 Festivals to Blow Your Mind should give party-loving travellers plenty of ideas for their next trip.

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