Praia, Apr 22 (Inforpress) – The Under-16 team of Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Portugal) and the Mito Sotavento drew 2-2 in the inaugural match of Africa Youth Praia Cup 2019, played at the National Stadium, in Achada São Filipe.
In a game of the Group A, marked by the presence of the President of the Republic, Jorge Carlos Fonseca and the first lady, Lígia Fonseca, the Misto de Santiago scored first at 6 minutes in a direct free hit by Ericksons Mendes.
The red team reestablished equality in the next minute, through Campos, a result made at half-time, as Campos wasted a penalty in the 23rd minute.
In the second half, the Portuguese team operated the turnaround in the game, following a triangulation move, which ended with the goal by Pedro Santos, who took advantage of the best way an incomplete defense of goalkeeper Ronilson Barbosa.
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