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Ghanaian winger Francis Cann secures Primeira Liga spot with Vizela

Ghanaian winger Francis Cann will play in the  2021/2022 Primeira Liga campaign after he inspired Vizela FC to a spirited 5-2 victory over Vilafranquense on Saturday evening.

Vizela fired home the opener through Diogo Ribeiro in the 2nd minute before Angolan forward Evando Brandao leveled for the visitors in the 16th minute.

Portuguese forward Raphael Guzzo restored the lead in the 28th minute for Vizela as Brandao scored his brace to make it 2-2 in the 49th minute.

Guzzo marked his brace and Vizela’s 3rd ten minutes on.

Two late goals from Kiko and Tavinho in the 80th and 90th minutes respectively will ensure Vizela participate in the 2021/2022 season for the first time in 37 years.

Vizela finished the season with 66 points behind first placed Estoril Praia who won the LigaPro with 70 points after 34 games.

Cann has scored 4 goals, assisted once in 29 games for Vizela.

By: Linus Siaw Nartey

Twitter: @Linus_siaw

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