Qualifying moments: Ronaldo v Ibrahimovic

Ahead of the 2014 FIFA World Cup, we look back at when Cristiano Ronaldo starred in one of the best games of the qualifiers - Portugal's 3-2 second-leg playoff win in Sweden.

Portugal headed to Solna with a 1-0 aggregate lead, in a tie that pitted superstars Ronaldo and Zlatan Ibrahimovic against each other for a spot at the World Cup.

The match-up lived up to the hype in the second half, after the Portuguese star added to his first-leg goal, Ibrahimovic gave Sweden hope with two goals in four minutes.

But Ronaldo added a quickfire double of his own to finish with a hat-trick for the match and book his country's ticket to Brazil.

Relive the best moments from World Cup qualifying.

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