Porto claim solid 2-0 Champions League win over Olympiakos

Porto 2-0 Olympiacos: Fabio Vieira and Sergio Oliveira strike as Portuguese champions bounce back from their opening-round defeat by sink Greeks

  • Porto see off Greek side Olympiakos 2-0 for their 100th European Cup win 
  • Porto hit back after Manchester City defeat to overcome their Greek opponents
  • Portuguese champions move up to second place in Group C with solid victory 
  • Goals from Fabio Vieira and Sergio Oliveira seal win for Sergio Conceicao’s men

Porto bounced back from their opening day Champions League defeat as they secured a deserved victory over Greek giants Olympiakos.

Goals from Fabio Vieira and Sergio Oliveira ensured the Portuguese champions held off their Greek opponents in a hard-fought Group C encounter at the Estadio do Dragao. 

Porto lost their opening match of the campaign when they went down 3-1 at Manchester City, but they were more resolute as they ground out victory against an Olympiakos side who beat Marseille last time out 

 Fabio Vieira struck in the first half to put Porto ahead against Olympiakos in Group C

Porto’s Zaidu Sanusi challenges Lazar Randjelovic’s in Tuesday’s Champions League clash

Midfielder Vieira, who only made his competition debut on matchday one, seized on some sloppy defending to fire the home side ahead on 11 minutes.

And Sergio Conceicao’s men wrapped up the victory as Oliveira grabbed a late second.

More to follow ..

Olympiakos’ Youssef El-Arabi (left) competes in the air for the ball with Porto’s Pepe 

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