Estoril Praia get in the field with Dani Figueira in goal, João Diogo, Hugo Basto, Hugo Gomes and Joãozinho in the defensive line, João Gamboa, Rosier and Zé Valente in midfield, Crespo, Vidigal and Aziz as more ahead men in the pitch.
With a well-balanced start to the game, Estoril Praia’s first dangerous play came in the 29th minute, with Aziz isolating himself on the right and shooting towards goalkeeper Mika’s defense.
Estoril Praia again created danger in the 37th minute, Vidigal varies the flank from left to right, with Crespo assisting Aziz who with an acrobatic shot makes the ball hit the goal post of the Académica.
Near the end of the first half, again Aziz isolating himself on the right and squeezed by two men from Académica shoots over the crossbar in Mika’s guard.
In the second half Estoril Praia put pressure on the opponent and in the 48th minute João Diogo center for the entrance of the area, Rosier stops the chest for Aziz’s shot that Mika clears for a corner.
With Estoril over the game, it was Académica who scored. Mohammed Bouldini heads the ball into the back of Daniel Figueira’s net.
Académica was motivated by the goal and in the minute 62 the same Bouldini, free from goal, shoots in the heart of the area for a great defense by Daniel Figueira.
In the 71st minute Bruno Pinheiro refreshed Estorilista midfield, making Cícero replace Rosier.
11 minutes before the end of regulation time, Paulinho enters the field and replaces Zé Valente.
The coach of Estoril Praia moves the team again, with a double substitution after 86 minutes, entering the field by the first team of Mágico, Bernardo Vital and André Clóvis to replace João Gamboa and André Vidigal, respectively.
The game ended with Estoril Praia putting pressure on, still having a goal opportunity, with André Clóvis heading over the top after a free kick from the right side of the Estoril offence. The match ended with Académica’s 1-0 victory.
In an analysis of the game, the coach of Estoril Praia says – “Estoril Praia played a very interesting game until 1-0, when we suffered an unexpected goal. We were superior in all statistics, but in the end the opponent got a more important statistic, the goal. It is necessary to give credit to the opponent, despite not having played as much with the ball as they would like, because the difficult part in football is playing with the ball and Estoril will want to play that game. ”.
“We cannot forget that we have a new squad and a new coach. These game ideas are not built in six months. But we will not abdicate. ” – argues Bruno Pinheiro when asked about the decisions of the match.
At the end of the second round of the Pro League, Estoril Praia now has 3 points. The Magician will have a game scheduled with the Académico de Viseu, next Thursday, September 24th.