one of the best played games i've seen in our league this season, both teams were out to win, so many goal chances, so much desire to score from both sides, several quality moments, a delight to watch
the result was too heavy on Braga, imo 5-4 would have been fair
No doubt we were the best team, with more goal chances too and obviously, the ones who actually got the ball in the net, but Braga played a great game, specially the 1st 15mins ( they could have scored 2 or 3 goals right there) and never gave up
was a key win, we made it, now need to keep this spirit right until the end of the championship :thmbup:
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