Borja will play again in the Champions League after not adding minutes in the National Team

The side Cristian Borja would be a starter with Sporting Braga against Real Madrid for the third date of group C of UEFA Champions League. The victory of the Portuguese will keep the area tight.

The European tournament awaits to receive the most-time champion. His return to Colombia selection He was without minutes on the last Qualifying date and now he faces another challenge in which he will participate.

Will play at home against to the group leaderundefeated in his first two outings and with Jude Bellingham at higher level. The Colombian is a regular starter with coach Artur Jorge in the double competition. In the continental tournament he played three games from the previous round with 249 minutes against TSC Bačka Topola, Napoli and Unión Berlin.

He gives a constant outlet in attack on his side, helping winger Bruma, who scored a goal in the last away victory against the Germans.

Braga is third with three points and a goal difference of zero. A victory will equal them in units with Real Madrid.

“This is the path we are looking for, to have the opportunity to compete with one of the best teams in the world. We have played two good games so far with good memories and a good team performance. We have shown our ability to work in these two games and that is what we want to convey to the game,” explained the coach.

The Spanish team is also first in its league. Drawn 1-1 with Sevilla away from home but their hierarchy will always be intimidated in their favorite Cup.

“They have a squad with a lot of quality. I don’t think there will be any type of ease on the part of the rival,” added the coach.

The match will be on Tuesday, October 24 at 2 p.m. at the Municipal Stadium of Braga.

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