Porto - Portugal 1: 1 ROME - Italy Champions League

Rome, succeeded in the checkout, Drajao Stadium, in Porto, a precious draw (11), in front of his rival Porto, in the first leg third qualifying round for the Champions League football,

And postponed the resolution of the finalist, to the group stage, the Champions League, for the second leg, scheduled next Tuesday, at the Olympic Stadium in the Italian capital, "Rome."

Rome offers first, 21 minutes in order to reverse the player Felipe Augusto, before Andre Silva equalized in the 60th minute for the hosts from the penalty spot.

He chose Nuno Santo, Porto coach, the way 4-2-3-1, with Andre Silva in the foreground, while the chosen coach Luciano Spalletti, the way 4-3-3, attacking trio led by Salah and Dzico, and Perotti, while defender Vermaelen participated for the first time with the Giallorossi, after his arrival from Barcelona.

The game started to desire a clear, by the Club of Rome in a goal, easy things before the return leg, the team did not fall for the defense.

Both teams exchanged attacks, but it was a lack of focus, always marked by reckless in light of the weak by both teams defense.

In 21 minutes, the Italian team managed to score a goal, after about the player Felipe Augusto, corner kick by mistake, an own goal to make the score 1-0 in favor of Rome.

The performance of the hosts improved relatively after the goal, but the biggest risk for Roma remained, and missed Mohamed Salah, Salah, and Dzico, a lot of opportunities that was enough to end things in practice, for the benefit of the Italian team.

In 41 minutes, Rome suffered a heavy blow after months red card referee in the face Vermaelen, after heavy intervention on the Porto striker, to complete the Italian team, meeting underperform.

Minutes remaining passed without a new call for the referee whistle, announcing the end of the half, the progress of Rome with the aim of charge.

The second half started, much pressure by the owners of the land, in search of an equalizer, while the performance of the Rome completely changed after the sending off of defender, turned the team to perform purely defensive, while relying on the speed of Salah, in the manufacture of some dangerous through counterattacks.

And get owners of the land, in the 60th minute, on a penalty after a handball by substitute Emerson, inside the penalty area addressed by Andre Silva, successfully making the score tied the score in order to each.

The players continued to pressure Porto after the equalizer, but the poor level of his attackers, and a lack of focus under the barrier to add more goals.

Minutes remaining passed without a new call for the referee whistle announcing the end of the meeting in order to draw positive for each team.

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