In his first season at Porto, Brazilian striker Pepê celebrated the title of the Portuguese Championship this Saturday, with a special touch: it was his pass for Zaidu to score in stoppage time 1-0 victory over Benficaat Estádio da Luz.
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After the match, the former Grêmio player celebrated the achievement.
– I have no words to express such happiness. My first season in Europe and conquering a league as strong as the Portuguese is a dream – said Pepê through his press office.
Pepê celebrates the Portuguese title after Porto’s victory over Benfica — Photo: REUTERS/Pedro Nunes
The season could end with another cup for Porto, which faces Tondela in the final of the Portuguese Cup on May 22. Four-time champion from Rio Grande do Sul with Grêmio, between 2018 and 2021, Pepê hopes to continue winning in Porto.
– May this achievement be the first of many! We are going to celebrate a lot, but then get back to work with all our commitment, because we still have the final of the Portuguese Cup to play, he said.