Benfica won the Cândido de Oliveira Super Cup after beating Sporting (5-0). In the aftermath of this triumph, the Official Website shows you the numbers that come to the surface and help explain this result.
Total number of goals scored by Benfica in the derby against Sporting.
Pizzi's and Rafa's direct participation in the result. The number 21, the Man of the Match, scored a brace and made an assist; the attacker opened the scoring and provided two assists.
Total number of spectators who were present at the Estádio Algarve to attend the Candido de Oliveira Super Cup.
Total number of kilometers that mark the distance between Estádio Algarve, the venue that hosted the Super Cup derby, and Estádio da Luz, home of the winner of the competition for the 8th time in its history.
Total ball recoveries made by Florentino in derby.
Number of saves from Odysseas in the derby.
After winning the 8th Cândido de Oliveira Super Cup, Benfica has reached the 81 titles (37 National Championships, 26 Portuguese Cups, 8 Super Cups, 7 League Cups, 2 European Cups, and 1 Latin Cup).
Number of times Benfica have scored five or more goals against rival Sporting in all competitions.
Total shoots on target from the Benfica players.
Text: Marco Rebelo
Photos: Archive / SL Benfica