Francisco Trincao celebrates his goal with Portugal


Trincao, decisive in Portugal's victory over England (2-0)

Published:29/03/2021 - 08:09h

Updated:29/03/2021 - 08:09h

Francisco Trincao was not a starter for Portugal-England this past Sunday, but he was decisive in the second half. The winger scored a penalty in the 2-0 of the Portuguese U21 over the English to sentence a duel that ended 2-1

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Francisco Trincao carried a 'stick' in the Portugal England when seeing that his name was not between the eleven headlines of the duel. The seleccionador Sub-21 Portuguese decided to reserve to the extreme of the FC Barcelona for the second part in front of the English and began the duel without him. However, this did not prevent him to the of Viana do Castelo be decisive when it jumped to the terrain of game in the minute 74.

The '17' of the Barça and of the combined luso went out to the terrain of game in the rest by Gedson Fernandes to try inaugurate the marker against a British team that was holding well the type. The ex of the Sporting of Knickers was not protagonist in the 1-0, assistance of Pedro Gonçalves to Dany Mota, but yes went it the the second of his, that resulted to be the sentence.

The attacker was the attendant to launch a penalti that 'gave' England in the minute 74. Trincao Did not fail and commanded the spherical to the same square with a zurdazo spectacular in front of which at all could do the guardameta English. A big launching that sank to the British and that catapulted to a Portugal that in these moments is leader of his group and that will be in quarter-finals of the European Sub-21.

It was a big second half of the culé, that showed to be one of the big footballers of his selection and one of the youngsters 'cracks' to be followed of the tournament. It does not be necessary to forget that the Portuguese was being an usual in the lists of Fernando Santos with the absolute, by what is natural that was one of the names to be followed with the Sub-21, in spite of not being being indisputable headline.

Trincao, acting usual in the Barça

Besides, this target comes him of perlas to a Trincao that these last weeks does not come enjoying of all the minutes that would like him in the Barcelona. Ronald Koeman has not left to have he, but is true that has not gone back to be headline from 24 February against the Elche. It follows going out of revulsivo in almost all the meetings, but is not standing out especially lately.

In spite of not being in his best moment in the Barça, the ex of the Knickers is showing his best level in this stop and will go back to the City Condal with energies renewed to try show him to his trainer that deserves more minutes. It will be necessary to see if the technician of Zaandam finishes him rewarding with some titularity próximamente or if it follows giving him a role of revulsivo in the second times.

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