THE Académica plays this Sunday at 11.15 am at the Pina Manique Stadium, for the first time, when traveling to the Casa Pia stronghold.
This week Lisbon went up to 7th place in the 2nd League, with 38 points, after a 4-0 victory at Mafra's house, and the least that can be said is that they are motivated to receive Briosa, something that hasn't happened in over eight decades.
It was on March 5, 1939 that the Academic visited, for the first and only time, the “home” of the “geese”. Pires and Arnaldo Carneiro scored the two goals that gave Briosa the victory, then won at Campo do Restelo, behind the Jerónimos Monastery – it has nothing to do with the Estádio do Restelo.
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