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Porto President Pinto Da Costa Threatens Reporters For Asking About Manager Paulo Fonseca’s Sacking Rumours

Porto President Pinto Da Costa Threatens Reporters For Asking About Manager Paulo Fonseca’s Sacking Rumours

Porto suffered their first home defeat in five years after Estoril left Dragao Stadium with a 1-0 win on Sunday.

Evandro Goebel’s 78th-minute penalty ended an 81-game unbeaten run which stretched back to October 2008 for the Portuguese champions.

But the real story of the day came post-match when club President Pinto da Costa was caught on camera threatening a reporter for asking about Paulo Fonseca’s future as manager:

There was then considerable problems outside the ground, where a Porto security official pushed a policeman as the players began to leave in their cars:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I8VrBnk5Occ

Porto currently sit four points off the top in the Primeira Liga and Fonseca is under pressure to turn things round.

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