Benfica-Chaves, a match from round 23 of the Liga NOS at Estádio da Luz. Final score: 4-0. Match commentary on the MATCH CENTER of the Official Website.
Benfica's starting XI: Odysseas; Corchia, Rúben Dias, Samaris and Grimaldo; Florentino, Gabriel, Pizzi and Rafa; João Félix and Seferovic.
Substitutes: Zlobin, Yuri Ribeiro, Gedson, Cervi, Zivkovic, Jonas and Jota.
Manuel Mota, a referee from AF Braga, was appointed by the Refereeing Committee of the Portuguese Football Federation to whistle the Benfica-Chaves match, for matchday 23 of the Liga NOS, at 9:15 pm this Monday at Estádio da Luz.
Goalkeepers: Ivan Zlobin and Odysseas;
Defenders: Yuri Ribeiro, Rúben Dias, Grimaldo, Germán Conti and Corchia;
Midfielders: Zivkovic, Florentino, Samaris, Pizzi, Gabriel, Gedson Fernandes, Rafa and Cervi;
Forwards: Seferovic, Jonas, Jota and João Félix.
"We expect a lot of difficulties, but we want to do a good game, focused, organized and with the ambition to play well and win the match", foretasted the coach of Benfica.
Currently in the 17th place, with 19 points, the team from Trás-os-Montes carried out several changes in the quad in the January transfer market. However, the changes started sometime before, in December. The coach Tiago Fernandes started his tenure as Chaves' head coach on December 15, against Moreirense. In 12 matches, he clinched four wins.