05 August 2020, 11h59
"I am very happy to join Benfica, it will be a very interesting challenge. I'm looking forward to winning, and Benfica is a winning club by nature. When you're there, only victory matters in every game. And that's what I like. All players respect Benfica as one of the biggest clubs in the world, which also has a rich history. I've played against Benfica a few times and I'm fully aware of how good they are as a team. I hope we'll now get even better and stronger", he said.
After spells at Foolad Mahan (Iran), Giti Pasand (Iran), Norilsk Nickel (Russia) and Kairat Almaty (Kazakhstan), Tayebi arrives at Benfica, that he had faced several times in his career.
He has several won several trophies in his career, being the UEFA Futsal Champions League won in 2012/13 the most important one. In addition to this trophy, he has bagged in Kazakhstan 5 Championships, 4 Cups and 1 Super Cup.
Text: Diogo Nascimento
Photos: UEFA and AFC Kairat Almaty
Total Football: 31 touches in a play with 82 seconds... goal!
Benfica's 4-0 play against Arouca in the opening match of the Liga Bwin 2022/23 is a sample of the capacity and quality shown by Roger Schmidt's team on Friday night, August 5, in front of almost 54 thousand fans at Estádio da Luz. With 31 touches (passes) over a minute and 22 seconds was built the play that culminated in the Rafa's brace at 86'.
The images of the Benfica-Arouca match
Kick-off night of the Liga Bwin 2022/23, with Benfica hosting and beating Arouca, by 4-0, before 53 617 fans in the stands of Estádio da Luz. Good display, with Gilberto, Rafa (2) and Enzo scoring the goals of the Glorioso's triumph. Here are the best images!
Benfica-Arouca: match highlights
Benfica-Arouca: 86' goal from Rafa (4-0)
Benfica-Arouca: 45'+6' goal from Enzo (3-0)
Benfica-Arouca: 42' goal from Rafa (2-0)