With two goals scored (6’ and 77’), he was decisive on Benfica's victory (1-3) against Portimonense that put the reds in the provisional lead of Liga NOS. Cervi denied the pressure and assured that the team is focused on itself.
“I am very happy for the victory. We suffered after the equalizer and it was a good win, that serves to continue working and in our path”, he started by saying.
“Today I scored and the truth is I was already chasing the goal. In the match against Belenenses, I had a chance that still troubles me and today arrived the goal which helped to win the match.That is the most important”, he highlighted.
Benfica will be the leader at least until Sunday when Sporting and FC Porto play their respective match from this round number 22.
“Our job is done and we have to keep believing in ourselves", said the attacking midfielder.
Text: Filipa Fernandes Garcia
Pics: Tânia Paulo / SL Benfica