FC Porto is on the way in the Europa League, drew in Lyon but lost the tie, Braga, on the other hand, were huge and all it took was a draw in France to stamp their passport to the next stage.
FC Porto loses like Lyon
FC Porto was eliminated from the Europa League, not getting more than a draw to a ball in the visit to Lyon. After the defeat at Estádio do Dragão, the white and blues needed to win, in order to at least go to extra time.
Moussa Dembele scored in the 10th minute for Lyon and FC Porto, he only managed to equalize for Pepê, in a great goal, before the break. Lyon ended up winning the tie (2-1). This brings the dragons’ journey to Europe to an end.
— FC Porto (@FCPorto) March 18, 2022
Sp. Braga is in the ‘quarters’ of the Europa League
Sporting de Braga managed to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Europa League, thanks to a one-ball draw with Monaco, at Stade Louis II, after in the first leg of the ‘quarters’, in Pedreira, having beaten the French by 2 -0.
Abel Ruiz scored in the 19th minute, the Monegasques only managed to equalize, by Disasi, in the 90th minute, which ended the game. Braga will now play with the Rangers.
— SC Braga (@SCBragaOficial) March 17, 2022