Sporting defeated Vitoria de Guimarães 6-0 in the 8th round of the qualifying round of the championship at the Alcochete Academy, Estádio Aurélio Pereira, on Thursday morning to become the U15 champions.
Geovany Quenda (2), Gabriel Silva (2), Winilson Lopes and Thomas Mendes were the authors of the Lions’ goals that sealed the conquest of another national title in this way and two rounds after the end of the championship. Reaching 22 points (seven wins and one draw), unlike the 15 points added by Benfica and only six points in the dispute.
Thus, Sporting became a three-time national champion, as the green-and-white team had already lifted the trophy in 2017/2018 and 2018/2019 – the championships did not end in the next two seasons due to restrictions. It was used by the Covid-19 pandemic and therefore no titles were given.
“Benfica” rises to the vice-leadership, and “Porto” to the podium
Wins in the other two games of this round were natural for Benfica and FC Porto.
The Eagles hosted SC Braga and won (4-2), while the Reds’ goals came from Eduardo Fernandes, Duarte Soares, Afonso Jesus and Diogo Martins. Edgar Mota and Thomas Müller have been selected for Arsenal.
With this victory, Benfica overtook Vitoria de Guimarães to move up to second place in the league table. SC Braga is in 7th place.
In Coimbra, Academia Briosa XXI, FC Porto, Leonardo Fajardo (3), Rodrigo Mora (2), Thomas Peixoto, Rodrigo Moreira and Salvador Cardoso had no trouble beating Académica 8-1. blues and whites. Diogo Palrinhas noted the purpose of honoring the students.
The Dragons join Vitoria de Guimarães in third place with 13 points, while Académica remains at the bottom of the table.
In the next round, in the 9th and pre-final rounds of this stage of the championship, Porto will host Sporting and Benfica will host Vitoria de Guimaras (both games are scheduled for 11 am on Sunday). On the same day, but at 17:00, SC will measure forces with Braga Académica.
Let’s remember the main events of the 8th round:
Finished with Alcochete: Sporting became a three-time national champion for beginners two days before the championship. After a two-year break in the competition, the Lions are repeating the achievements of 2018 and 2019 in the face of the Jovid-19 pandemic.
– Sporting Clube de Portugal (@Sporting_CP) June 16, 2022
The game ended in Coimbra, FC beat Porto Académica (8-1).
During the compensation period, Sporting reached the semi-straight in the reception of V. Guimarães (6-0), Thomas Mendes scored (80 + 1 ‘).
The game ended in Seixal, with Benfica beating SC Braga 4-2.
Benfica responds, fourth goal (4-2), 80 + 1 ‘, Diogo Martins.
In Seixal, SC Braga reduced the deficit (2-3) in the 79th minute by Thomas Müller.
Another goal for Alcochete: Winilson Lopes scores 5-0 (64 ‘) against V. Guimarães.
In Seixal, Benfica were reduced to ten units after the dismissal of captain Rui Silva after a difficult test against Rodrigo Marques (60 ‘).
In Coimbra, FC Porto scored again through Rodrigo Moreira, already defeating Académica 8-1.
Gabriel Silva scored twice (45 ‘) and Sporting’s record was 4-0 against V. Guimarães.
Sporting expand their 3-0 advantage against Geovany Quenda (43 ‘) and V. Guimarães and move closer to the championship.
Sporting – V. Guimarães (2-0) and Académica – FC Porto (1-6) started the second half.
Another goal for Benfica (3-1), this time in the 50th minute of Afonso Jesus.
Benfica (2-1), Duarte Soares’ goal against Braga in the 45th minute.
Sporting is the national champion today, Thursday, keeping the advantage of the Lions, who defeated V. Guimarães 2-0 at the break.
The second part started in Seykhal. “Benfica” and “Braga” are equal in one goal.
Break Sporting – V. Guimarães (2-0) and Académica – FC Porto (1-6).
Sporting in Alcocete increased the lead in the 35th minute against Gabriel Silva and V. Guimarães (2-0).
Académica was reduced by Diogo Palrinhas against FC Porto (1-5).
In Seixal, Benfica drew 1-1 with Eduardo Fernandes in the 38th minute. Now it’s time to take a break.
Sporting opened the scoring in the 16th minute for Geovani Quenda.
FC Porto won 5-0 in the 12th minute with goals from Rodrigo Mora, Vasco Sousa and Leonardo Fajardo (2).
Académica-FC Porto started.
Sporting-V started. Guimarães, Judge Pedro Afonso (AF Setúbal).
13 ‘: SC Braga goal (0-1), match against Benfica by Edgar Mota.
Seixal, Benfica – SC Braga has already started, referee Henrique Brites (AF Leiria).
Three days before the start of the qualifying round of the Beginners’ Championship, Sporting could become champions if they beat Vitoria de Guimarães in Alcochete this Thursday, hosting Académica FC Porto at 11.15am at the same time. .
The Lions are the leader with 19 points, six more than the Guimaraes, and Benfica are third with 12 points against Braga this morning at 11am.