15 October 2021, 10h15
Lucas Veríssimo, Tite's bet in the center of the defense alongside captain Thiago Silva, faced the duo Luis Suárez and Cavani, and came out on top with a 4-1win.
Lucas Veríssimo, taking advantage of the opportunity granted, once again showed arguments to establish himself in the Brazilian national team. Safe in his passing, with a 90% success rate, according to Sofascore's data, he won two of three aerial duels and made three intersections.
Argentina's 1-0 win over Peru in Buenos Aires, consolidated the second position in the qualifiers, with 25 points, and the Nicolás Otamendi was imperial.
Otamendi only misses one pass in the match, was even 99% effective in the 81 passes he attempted. An in the direct duels he took part in, six in total, he won five, four on the ground and one in the air.
More than 90 minutes: chasing a dream!
The women's football team of Sport Lisboa e Benfica is still fighting to qualify for the quarter-finals of the Champions League, even if the next opponent on matchday 5 of grupo D is Lyon, leader of the European club rankings, this Thursday, December 9, at 8:00 pm at Benfica Campus. The behind-the-scenes routines and the most recent steps of the unprecedented European journey, in the game against BK Häcken, are in the report to be broadcast by BTV this Tuesday, December 7, at 8:30 pm.
Lucas Veríssimo is back...
Away from the competition for several months due to a right knee injury, Lucas Veríssimo returned to Benfica Campus this Thursday, December 2, to start a new phase of his recovery. On the eve of the derby at Estádio da Luz, the central defender gave a hug to his teammates who will face the important clash of matchday 13 of the Liga Bwin (Friday, Dec 3, at 9:15 pm).