How many times did Portugal win the trophy?

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October 29, 2022

Portugal is one of the favourites to win the 2022 FIFA World Cup, thanks to a talented squad that includes Cristiano Ronaldo, Bruno Fernandes, and Bernardo Silva.

How many World Cups has Portugal won?

So far, Portugal has never won the World Cup. Their highest finish was third place in 1966.

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1966 

Portugal advanced to the competition's semi-finals that year, but were defeated by eventual winners England.

Portugal has played in seven editions of the event, beginning in 1966.

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Bobby Charlton 

Bobby Charlton's brace clinched the Three Lions' triumph, with Eusebio's 83rd-minute penalty providing Portugal's lone comeback.

The best result Portugal has achieved at a FIFA World Cup was a 2-1 victory over the USSR, which allowed them to finish third.

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2022

How did Portugal qualify for the 2022 World Cup?

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2022

But by defeating Turkey and North Macedonia in the playoffs for qualification, Cristiano Ronaldo and company were able to book their tickets to the World Cup. 

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2022

They are placed in Group H with South Korea, Ghana, and Uruguay.