The Aves won the first Portuguese Cup after beating Sporting 2-1 in the final held on Sunday at Jamor.
Alexandre Guedes scored in the first half and struck in the 72nd minute, with Montero reducing to just 90 minutes.
The formation of Vila das Aves won the first title as a debutant in the Portuguese Cup final, while Sporting looked for the 17th trophy in the 28th final. Sporting Clube de Portugal, who had never beaten Sporting Clube de Portugal, won the trophy for Benfica, while the lions scored 12th in 28 finals in a week in which they only trained once, , in Alcochete.
After the final whistle of referee Tiago Martins, the players of Aves made the party and were several Sporting players (such as Rui Patrício and Coates) did not let the tears escape.
Many supporters of Sporting left Jamor several minutes before the end of the game, which led the Sporting president to make an appeal to the sportinguists not to leave the stadium. Already after the end of the game, the president of Sporting (who was not at the stadium) placed another post on Facebook to say that “frustration can never separate a family.”
“Frustration can never separate a family,” Bruno da Carvalho wrote in his account on the social network Facebook, reactivated a few hours before the final.
The supporters who remained in Jamor applauded the players of Sporting when they rose to the tribune to receive the medals.
The Sporting coach admitted today that he had spent a complicated week, similar to “a horror film,” in statements after Sporting lost the Portuguese Cup final in the sport for Desportivo das Aves.
Jorge Jesus admitted that the team had a difficult week: “It was a very complicated week, it seemed like a horror movie. I want to thank the players for the emotional capacity they had for this game. Congratulations to the winners, Aves, who had nothing to do We finished our season without winning the trophy, which was a goal. “
With today’s defeat, Sporting go to the third qualifying round of the Europa League. The Birds will also participate in the European competitions, reason why the Rio Ave will be outside.