Sports Corona farce in Portugal - Belenens must run with nine players

12:45  28 november  2021
12:45  28 november  2021 Source:   rp-online.de

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Lisbon. Hardly conceivable in the Bundesliga - in Portugal it became reality: Although Belenenses Lisbon merged only nine players, the game was kicked off. In the second half, the referee broke off.

 Kurios: Belenenses Lissabon musste mit neun Mann ein Spiel gegen Benfica beginnen. © Patricia de Melo Moreira Kurios: Belenenses Lisbon had to start with nine man a game against Benfica.

The pandemic makes it possible: Belenenses Lisbon is on Saturday evening in the city of Benfica with the former Dortmunder Julian Weigl with only nine players in the "Startelf" - including two goalkeepers. At a Corona outbreak, 17 team members, including 14 players and head coach Filipe Candido, were infected.

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replacementkeeper Joao Monteiro had to ran as a field player. At the second half occurred at the stand of 0: 7 only seven professionals. When another player "injured" laid on the lawn, the unequal match was aborted by the arbitrator Statutons in the 48th minute. The fans scandgan: "The league is a shame!"

The encounter is probably worth 0: 3. According to Belenenses President Rui Pedro Soares, the club had not asked a game laying in advance. Why not, initially remained unclear. The club chief credited for the break, reported the newspaper Record.

After all, his team had chosen two corners. But after 25 seconds it was 0: 1, Eduardo Kau had met into his own goal. Weigl met at the meantime 0: 3 (27th), the former Frankfurt Haris Seferovic succeeded in a double pack.

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