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Portugal boss agonizes over star duo

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Portugal coach Paulo Bento is weighing up whether to gamble on both Cristiano Ronaldo and Pepe in Tuesday's friendly with the Republic of Ireland, as the star duo race to be fit for the World Cup. 

Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo during training June 9, 2014 in Florham Park, New Jersey

The Brazilian showpiece begins on Thursday and the Portuguese face the strongly fancied Germany on June 16 in the so-called "Group of Death," which also includes Ghana and the USA.

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