Rio Ave beat Vitória de Sernache, by 3-1, in the second round of the Portuguese Cup, with team from Vila do Conde and completely dominated the game.
In a football match whose first half was completely dominated by Rio Ave, who in the space of three minutes scored two goals – at eight, by Rúben Gonçalves, and at 11, by Aziz -, Vitória de Sernache was unable to stop. the offensive capacity of the men of Vila do Conde.
The Portuguese Championship team tried to avoid at any cost to concede more goals and the first time they managed to reach the area of Rio Ave, in the 18th minute, they scored a goal with great effect, through Romário.
Rio Ave returned Sernache’s men to their area and, on 29 minutes, increased their advantage in the scoreboard with the third goal being scored by Costinha.
In the first 45 minutes, Rio Ave also missed a penalty (Santos, at 15 minutes), losing the opportunity to extend the score.
Game at Nuno Álvares Pereira Stadium, Cernache do Bonjardim.
Sernache Victory – Rio Ave, 1-3.
At halftime: 1-3.
0-1, Rúben Gonçalves, 08 minutes.
0-2, Aziz, 11.
1-2, Romario, 18.
1-3, Costinha, 29.
Vitória de Sernache: Carlos Fernandes, Agostinho Cá (Souza, 23), César Gomes (Ussa, 66), Romário (Rafinha, 83), Daniel Coutinho, Fábio Manhas (Márcio, 83), Areias, Gilson, Daniel Martins, Saleh and Hélder Varela (Eduardo Ferreira, 46)
(Substitutes: Miguel Assunção, Rafinha, Souza, Eduardo Ferreira, Márcio, Horto and Ussa).
Coach: Manuel Monteiro.
Rio Ave: Jhonatan, Vítor Gomes, Joca (João Graça, 66), Pedro Mendes, Costinha, Rúben Gonçalves (Ukrainian, 66), Santos (Ângelo Meneses, 46), Pantalon, Gabrielzinho (Zé Manel, 76), Namora and Aziz (Fábio Ronaldo, 76 years old)
(Substitutes: Leo Vieira, Ângelo Meneses, Ucraniano, João Graça, Pedro Amaral, Zé Manel and Fábio Ronaldo).
Coach: Luís Freire.
Referee: André Narciso (AF Setúbal).
Disciplinary action: Daniel Coutinho (14), Romário (25), Pantalon (60), Ussa (67).
Attendance: About 400 spectators.