Thousands of fans waited on Avenida dos Aliados, in Porto, to celebrate with the FC Porto team their victory in the league. The players were welcomed into the hemicycle and lifted their cups onto the balcony.
After the 2-0 victory against Estoril Praia, in the 34th and last round of the I Liga, and after receiving the national champion trophy on the lawn of the Estádio do Dragão, in Porto, the entourage of the national champion club s t went downtown, on an electric trio, which slowly traveled through the streets of the city, up to Avenida dos Aliados.
At this location, thousands of fans have already filled Avenida dos Aliados, while the team was received at Porto City Hall by President Rui Moreira, who presented the club and Porto President Pinto da Costa , the key to the city Invicta. , inside the building.
This was followed by the ascent of the national champions to the balcony of the Paços do Concelho, in direct contact with the supporters, who celebrated, in ecstasy, the conquest of the “dragons”.
The traditional stage of blue and white celebrations was the meeting place for all the hundreds of people who gathered from the Estádio do Dragão, in a journey that lasted an hour, allowing the crowd to grow.
It was already on Sunday, around 12:10 a.m., that the “dragons” climbed to the balcony of the Porto City Hall and once again lifted the trophy, to the delight of the supporters present in downtown Porto.
Then the players, one by one, were called out and walked through a pedestrian crossing placed in the center of the avenue, addressing thousands of fans with words of happiness and love for the club, while they were welcomed with applause and singing.
Coach Sérgio Conceição, who celebrates the title of champion for the third time at the head of the “blues and whites”, but also captain Pepe, midfielder Otávio and full-back Zaidu were among the most congratulated for having won the 2021/22 edition of the Portuguese I League.
FC Porto, who secured the title at Benfica last week thanks to a goal from Nigerian defender Zaidu, finished the league with a record 91 points, six more than their predecessor Sporting, in the second square.