• Short Summary

    THE PORTUGUESA CLUB OF BRAZIL SUFFERED A SURPRISE DEFEAT BY THE V. CLUB OF KINSHASA?

  • Description

    THE PORTUGUESA CLUB OF BRAZIL SUFFERED A SURPRISE DEFEAT BY THE V. CLUB OF KINSHASA IN A THRILLING MATCH AT KINSHASA. THE HOME TEAM SCORED THE WINNING GOAL IN THE 88TH MINUTE. PORTUGUESA HAD DISPLAYED SOME BRILLIANT FOOTBALL SINCE THEY STARTED THEIR CONGO TOUR.

    IN THE 42ND. MINUTE, THE CONGO TEAM SCORED THEIR FIRST GOAL. IT STARTED WITH A SHOT FROM MAWA WHICH WAS PUSHED AWAY BY BRAZILIAN GOALKEEPER OCTAVIO AND THEN SEIZED BY ADELAR WHO SLAMMED IT INTO THE NET.

    DISMAYED BY THIS ASSAULT AND THE INITIATIVE OF THE CONGO TEAM, THE BRAZILIANS RALLIED THEIR ATTACK BUT TIGHT CONGO DEFENCE HELD THEM OUT UNTIL THE END OF THE FIRST HALF.

    IN THE SECOND HALF, THE BRAZILIANS AGAIN COUNTER-ATTACKED. THEIR BRILLIANT FORWARD ZECCA EQUALISED AFTER A MAGNIFICENT SOLO RUN. BUT IN THE 88TH, MINUTE KINSHASA FORWARD MANGE HEADED A FINE GOAL FROM A CORNER TO GIVE THE HOME TEAM A GREAT WIN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABZ9W5TS4NPCQVKS4SRJ6U7W17
    Media URN:
    VLVABZ9W5TS4NPCQVKS4SRJ6U7W17
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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