Joao Moutinho saw value in Porto’s 1-0 win over Malaga, but regretted that the scoreline wasn’t greater.
The Portuguese defeated an off-colour Malaga on Tuesday evening thanks to Moutinho’s solitary effort, in this first leg Last 16 Champions League tie.
“We should have gotten more. We went out for the victory without conceding goals. This is what we wanted,” concluded the attacking midfielder afterwards.
“We started to defend from the forwards. Malaga played as we wanted. We pressured them a lot.
“The return leg will be very difficult, La Rosaleda will be hostile.”