Sporting CP beat Porto 2-1
Portuguese club Sporting CP went top of the Primeira Liga table last night after beating rivals Porto 2-1 in the Classico.
Despite going 1-0 down within eight minutes, the home team rallied and scored two first half replies via forwards Islam Slimani and Gelson Martins.
Arsenal loanee Joel Campbell makes his debut
Signed on a season-long loan deal from Arsenal, Joel Campbell came off the bench with 20 minutes left on the clock to make his Sporting CP debut.
Sporting CP today posted a video of Joel Campbell’s best bits from his cameo with the caption “Last night was the debut of Joel Campbell in Alvalade. Magician!”
Despite being one of the starts of the 2014 World Cup, 24-year-old Joel Campbell has struggled to kick on under Arsene Wenger but will hope to shine in Portugal this season. Watch the video below.
— Sporting CP (@Sporting_CP) August 29, 2016