Benfica clearly beat PAOK (1-4) and is in the Champions League's Group Stage. Salvio was one of the best, scored twice at Toumba Stadium what turns him into the first Argentinian ever to reach the ten goals in UEFA matches, according to Playmaker Stats.
“Very happy for the victory and the goals. We did a great match and I’m happy to be in the Champions League again”, he assumed.
The winger highlighted the strong first minutes of the Greeks, but admitted that the equalizer reassured the team.
“We did the equalizer, we calmed down, managed to play better, scored and reached the qualification”, he analyzed.
The group’s motivation has been one of the secrets for the positive start of the season…
“We are making a good preparation and trying to start each match well. We are motivated to play the Champions League and we want to go far in the competition”, assured Salvio.
Text: Marco Rebelo
Pics: João Paulo Trindade / SL Benfica