Antony gives three assists and Ajax beats Sporting 5-1 in the Champions League – Prime Time Zone


Brasileiro played well and helped the Dutch team to take the lead in Group C

EFE/EPA/ANTONIO COTRIMAntony has participated in three of Ajax’s five goals in Portugal

The afternoon of this Wednesday, 15th, was illuminated for the pointe Antony, ex-São Paulo. The Brazilian participated in three of the five goals of the Ajax against Sporting in the first round of the group stage of the Champions League. The game ended 5-1 for the Dutch, who lead the Group C. The first goal came early. After two minutes of play, Antony stood up in the area and Sebastien haller tried a shot that landed on the crossbar, but the ball came back and the attacker completed it with his head and opened the score. At nine, the Brazilian dribbled the Portuguese defense and played for Haller to do the second. The game continued intense and at 33 minutes it was Sporting’s turn to drop with João Paulo, but it didn’t take long for Ajax to make the third. At 39, mountain house came from behind, alone, and pushed into the nets.

In the second half, at six minutes, Antony made a beautiful move and went again to Haller who, in the center of the area, made it 4-1. In the next round, on the 28th, at 1:45 pm (Brasilia time), the Dutch will receive the Besiktas, who lost to the Borussia Dortmund 2-1. The Germans, in turn, play against Sporting at Signal Iduna Park, at 4 pm.

Check out the results of all Champions League matches this Wednesday:

Group A
Club Brugge 1 x 1 PSG
Manchester City 6 x 3 RB Leipzig

B Group
Atletico Madrid 0 x 0 Porto
Liverpool 3 x 2 Milan

Group D
Sheriff 2 x 0 Shakhtar Donetsk
Inter Milan 0 x 1 Real Madrid