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Midfielder Bruno Fernandes headed home Ronaldo's cross to double the lead.
Portugal scored another goal near the end but it was called off by video review because of a hand-ball by Guedes.
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Without attempting to rain on Portugal's parade, it's crucial the European champions don't allow their egos to be inflated by such a confident win over Algeria, who are 66th in the Federation Internationale de Football Association rankings-a full 62 places below them.
European champions Portugal's first match in Russian Federation is against 2010 world champions Spain in Sochi on 15 June (19:00 BST).
Neymar moving to the Bernabeu in the future is inevitable, according to Marcelo, who linked up with his Brazil team-mate this week in London before the squad head out to Russian Federation for the World Cup.
Salah is now facing a race against time to be fit for the World Cup as he bids to help Egypt progress in the tournament in Russian Federation.