Francisco Trincão was launched in the match during the second half to score the goal that ensured the home team’s triumph in the reception to the green and whites.
Sporting de Braga took the podium of the Portuguese championship by assault, after beating Sporting, by 1-0, this Sunday afternoon, in Pedreira.
In this duel valid for the 19th round of the I Liga, the team coached by Rúben Amorim dominated the operations in almost every moment of the match – except for the first minutes of the match, in which the lions showed quality and initiative, trying to keep the ball controlled in the opposite midfield. But it was short-lived…
After the initial stage of the match, the arsenal players were the owners and lords of the game: it was from the feet of the players of Sp. Braga that the best chances of danger came out over the 90 minutes.
The Minho, moreover, just did not score more goals due to the excellent performance of goalkeeper Luís Maximiano in Pedreira, he who made several saves of high degree of difficulty to prevent the goal of. Braga.
At the 76th minute, however, there was not much that the Leonese goalkeeper could have done to avoid Francisco Trincão’s lone goal, which proved decisive for the team coached by Rúben Amorim to secure the triumph against Sporting.