The pair took an incredible 13 shots between them across 90 minutes in Turin, but neither managed to find the back of the net as Fernando Santos' men claimed a 1-0 victory.
In fact, the only goal came when Azerbaijan defender Maksim Medvedev put through his own net with 37 minutes gone.
Take a closer look at Ronaldo and Fernandes' performances below...
🗝️ Key Stats
Ronaldo match stats
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Fernandes match stats
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Ronaldo and Fernandes: What next?
Portugal travel to face Serbia, who beat the Repulic of Ireland on Wednesday, for their next qualifying fixture this weekend.
Ronaldo and Fernandes will hope to find their shooting boots before then after a profligate performance at Juventus' home ground.