Benfica's basketball team welcomed Donar Groningen to Pavilhão Fidelidade this Tuesday, in a game from the 1st leg of the 1st qualification phase for the Champions League. Benfica takes a precious led to the 2nd leg... A big win by 95-65.
Scorers: Toure' Murry (17), Betinho (21), Micah Downs (20), Gary McGhee (10), Arnette Hallman (6), Gonçalo Delgado (3), Tomás Barroso (9), Damian Hollis (5) andRafael Lisboa (4).
Benfica's starting lineup: Toure' Murry, Micah Downs, Betinho, Arnette Hallman and Gary McGhee.
Carlos Lisboa (Coach of Benfica): "We played well. Defensively we were able to neutralize the strengths of our opponents, I'm satisfied with what we did. We're at the end of the 1st half of the tie and we still have 40 more minutes to play. In the 2nd leg we want to win again. That's what we want."
Text: Sónia Antunes
Pics: Cáta Luís / SL Benfica