Horta beat Northern Ireland in relentless showing
A relatively even start to the match eventually saw Horta begin to pull away as they opened up a 14 point lead in the latter stages of the first quarter.which finished 13-27. The momentum stayed with the team from Barcelona as the match progressed and the gap was widened to 26 points as the half ended 21-47.
This margin ultimately proved to be unassailable for Northern Ireland, unlike their spirited fightback against Linense earlier in the day as Horta were relentless in their efforts to maintain their huge lead. They surged even further ahead over the 3rd quarter to lead by 37 points and still refused to ease the pressure. The game eventually finished 38-83
Jesus Perez Mir lead the scoring with 19 points while Matthew Rooney lead Northern Ireland's scoring with 9 points.