Sporting Clube Braga

Famalicão Stuns Sporting de Braga with 2-1 Victory in Primeira Liga Opener
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Famalicão Stuns Sporting de Braga with 2-1 Victory in Primeira Liga Opener

By Score More Sporting de Braga suffered a defeat at the hands of Famalicão (1-2) this Friday, in the opening match of the Primeira Liga, causing an upset at the Pedreira stadium, just three days after their victory against Backa Topola (3-0) on the path to the Champions League playoffs. The Braga team couldn't have asked for a better start to the game, as within the first ten minutes, they managed to celebrate at the Pedreira. From a direct free-kick, Ricardo Horta took his chance and netted a fantastic goal in the inaugural match of the Primeira Liga. Famalicão attempted an immediate response, with Dobre coming close to equalizing, while Bruma also nearly found the net, hitting the post of Júnior Reis' goal. By halftime, Francisco Moura threatened to score against his former team...