In the weirdest opening to football match we’ve ever seen, a Portuguese Cup Final was started with the delivery of the match ball by air. Through the plummeting rain a man flew across the stadium, balancing precariously on a large drone with ball in hand. It was a nervous few seconds before he was able to touch down and successfully deliver the start to the game.
This feat was precedent to a battle between the Benfica and Vitória de Guimarães football clubs, with Benfica slotting 2-1 victory. The win marks their 11th league and cup double.