Another night of spectacle at the Estadio da Luz, with excellent football produced by Benfica and a remarkable atmosphere created by the fans. The consequence of this mixture of ingredients was a 4-0 victory for the leader of the Liga NOS over Famalicão on matchday 14.
For the third consecutive match in the Championship Benfica won after scoring four goals (against Marítimo, Boavista and Famalicão), clinching the 13th win in 14 matches in the Liga NOS. The eagles finish 2019 in top spot of the Portuguese top flight with 39 points amassed (a seven-point lead at the moment), holding also the best attack (37 goals scored– an average of 2,6 per game) and the best defense (five goals conceded). This was the 10th match in which the Reds kept a clean sheet in this Championship.
Text: João Sanches
Pics: Isabel Cutileiro, João Paulo Trindade, David Martins and Gonçalo Lopes / SL Benfica