Benfica managed to turnaround the semifinal, imposed the first season defeat (2-4) to the leader of the National Championship (1st Division) SC Braga, and reached the Women's Portuguese Cup Final. At Jamor, on May 18, Benfica will meet Valadares.
Benfica's Starting XI: Dani Neuhaus, Daiane, Sílvia Rebelo, Tayla, Yasmim, Pauleta, Ana Vitória, Jassie (52' Rilany), Evy Pereira, Geyse (82' Maiara) and Darlene.
Subs: Carolina Bajanca, Pipa, Diva Meira, Andreia Faria, Rilany, Maiara and Carlota Cristo.
“We were better and go to Jamor. The supporters are our gas”
Pauleta (Benfica's player): “We want the fans to keep supporting like this, they are our gas. We promise to work every day, day by day, and by the time we arrive at Jamor we’ll try to do the best we can to bring the Cup to our Museum.”
Text: Filipa Fernandes Garcia
Pics: SL Benfica