Gideon Mensah and Abdul Mumin impress in Vitoria Guimaraes’ win over Boavista

Published on: 27 February 2021

Ghana duo, Gideon Mensah and Abdul Mumin continued their impressive form as Vitoria Guimaraes’ returned to winning ways on Friday night. 

The pair lasted the entire duration as The Conquerors earned a 2-1 victory at the Estadio D Afonso Henriques with a victory over Boavista.

The win is Victoria Guimaraes’ first in the last six games, having lost to Rio Ave and Pacos Ferreira and with draws against SAD, Benfica and Ferrense.

It looked like the trend was continuing when Ricardo Mangas gave Boavista a 17th-minute lead.

But Rochina leveled with five minutes to the break before Andre Andre slotted from the spot in the second half to hand the hosts victory.

Mensah excelled in the left flank, partnering well in defence with compatriot Abdul Mumin Suleman with Mumin also keeping his composure in central defense.

The win has sent to the 6th position with 35 points.