Porto, who held the lead until the 91st minute against Rio Ave, reversed course and snatched the win (1-2) in the final moments of the match.
FC Porto traveled to Vila do Conde to face Rio Ave as part of the third day of the Liga Betclic. The Dragons set their sights on a third success in a row while the Vilacondenses wanted to bounce back from last week’s defeat against Estoril. The suspense was at its peak during this match, and this is what makes the Portuguese championship so exciting.
joga bonito? Not this evening
On difficult terrain, Mehdi Taremi and his colleagues struggled to connect the groups. Despite this, Tony Martinez managed to open the scoring. Well, that’s what the Spanish striker thought until the referee disallowed his goal for offside by just 7 centimeters.
Throughout this first period, Sergio Conceicao’s soldiers dominated the game without entertaining the crowd or alarming the opposition goalkeeper. The same story happened after returning from the locker room. Control is good, scoring is better: Rio Ave has proved it right. And Costinia gave his team the advantage from a penalty kick (52′) and put it in the goal Portista Back on the wall.
Gonzalo Borges: Game Changer
the com. invictos Reinforcements are needed, otherwise defeat is certain. Joker Gonzalo Borges entered the match in the last quarter of an hour, and from that moment the match took another turn.
The young Portuguese winger brought pace and impact to the front of the attack. And his contribution shined when he hit a ball on the goal, which was turned by Gallino (91). And after just three minutes, Ivan Marcano, as usual, gave victory to Porto (94 minutes). Spaniard who buckles a reassembled : this is funy.
marking next day, FCP will host Arauca (03/09). As for Louis Freire’s team, they will face Casa Pia away from home (09/02).