Sporting thrashed Nunnelvares, 5-1, in a match of the 14th round of the Spanish Football League, which was held Thursday evening, in the Nunnelvaris stand, in Fafe.
Even Minho was the first to score, when he stopped Pedrinho, just 4 minutes later, after a assist from Caillou, on the first night.
However, Sporting’s response was…the champ. The Lions equalized a few seconds later, through a forehand shot from Miguel Angelo, and completed the comeback in the 10th minute, with Zeke T, in the center of the area, giving the best follow-up to a side throw in from Bani. Varela. In the 16th minute, after a beautiful pass from Fernando Cardinal, Diego Cavenato increased the competition.
In the supplemental phase, despite the good replica of the Fafense set, the Nuno Dias team was always in control of the operations and ended up scoring two more goals, ending the defeat. Altenio and Pani Varela, both in the final two minutes, took advantage of the fact that Nonelvares played in a 5×4 to close out the match.
With this victory, Sporting now have 39 points, 8 more than Benfica, even though the red team has a game in hand. Nun’lvares keeps the Red Lantern in the championship, having won four points in 14 matches.
In the next round, Nonelvares will travel to the terrain of Quinta dos Lombos (January 2nd, 4pm), while he will host Sporting Modicos (also Jan 2, but 6pm). Before that, however, and still this year, the Lions are measuring their strength with Benfica, in a duel referring to the Super Cup, scheduled for December 29, at 7 p.m., at Pavilhão Multiusos de Gondomar.
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