Lions defeat Riba D’Ave HC and are in the round of 16
Sporting Clube de Portugal’s main roller hockey team secured a spot in the next stage of the Portuguese Cup, this Saturday, by beating Riba D’Ave HC 1-4 in the round of 32.
Played at the Parque das Tílias Pavilion, the meeting between the Leões and the current leader of the North zone of the second division started with the green and white team taking the lead, at the passage of eight minutes, through the Portuguese Henrique Magalhães.
In the second, also with eight out of eight from Paulo Freitas, he ended the opponent’s hopes. First, Toni Pérez put the visitors once again in the first time in Rome or even a little more accounts, and, already within the last minute, Toni Pérez ‘Toni Pérez’, seeing Gonzalo Romero close the.
With this triumph, Sporting CP guarantees passage to the round of 16 of the Portuguese Cup.
The Lions will get back into action next Saturday, January 29th, to receive UD Oliveirense in a game counting for the 16th round of the regular phase of the National Championship.
Sporting CP: Zé Diogo [GR], João Almeida, João Souto, Henrique Magalhães and Matías Platero; Ângelo Girão [GR] [C], Alessandro Verona, Toni Perez and Gonzalo Romero.