19 November 2021, 22h39
90'+6' Final whistle. Benfica win 4-1 against Paços de Ferreira, securing their ticket to the last 16 of the Portuguese Cup
90'+3' 4-1. GOAL! BENFICA! EVERTON! One more wonderful attack from the eagles, with Seferovic in the assist and Everton with the finish.
90' Added time: five minutes.
87' 3-1. GOAL! BENFICA! RAFA! Unstoppable shot from outside the box!
81' 2-1. GOAL! BENFICA! SEFEROVIC! Taarabt's pass into the box, the Swiss international's header. Comeback at Estádio da Luz!
78' 1-1. GOAL! BENFICA! GRIMALDO! Amazing free kick!
76' Yellow card shown to Ibrahim for foul on Seferovic.
74' Substitution at Benfica: Weigl and Darwin come off, Gonçalo Ramos and Seferovic come on.
70' Rui Pires sees the yellow card after a foul on Rafa.
65' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Pizzi pokes into the area, Darwin hits the bar with a header.
61' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Everton, on the box, shoots against a defender.
60' Substitution at Benfica: André Almeida and Gedson come off, Pizzi and Taarabt come on.
52' 0-1. Goal from Paços de Ferreira. Nuno Santos scores. Cross from Lucas Silva on the left and the attacking midfielder finishes with his left foot in the box.
51' Substitution at Benfica: Valentino comes on to replace Nemanja.
46' The second half is underway!
45'+1' Manuel Oliveira whistles for the half-time at Estádio da Luz. Benfica-Paços de Ferreira, 0-0.
42' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Excellent attacking play from the Reds, with Rafa and Everton in the combination, the final shot belonging to Everton. Vekic saves for a corner!
28'Goal opportunity for Benfica! A header from André Almeida in the box but Vekic makes a good save to avoid the opening goal.
19' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Long pass from André Almeida towards Rafa, who hits the post with a right-footed shot.
17' Goal opportunity for Benfica! Rafa and Grimaldo build up the attack, Darwin makes a right-footed strike but Vekic denies him and makes the save.
1' The match starts at Estádio da Luz!
|Benfica-Paços de Ferreira
Estádio da Luz
|Benfica Starting XI|
|Helton Leite, André Almeida, Vertonghen, Morato, Nemanja, Weigl, Gedson, Grimaldo, Everton, Rafa and Darwin|
|Svilar, Valentino, Ferro, Taarabt, Pizzi, Seferovic and Gonçalo Ramos|
|Paços de Ferreira Starting XI|
|Vekic, Fernando Fonseca, Flávio Ramos, Maracás, Antunes, Luiz Carlos, Rui Pires, Juan Delgado, Nuno Santos, Lucas Silva and João Pedro|
|Jeimes, Marco Baixinho, Hélder Ferreira, Abbas Ibrahim, Uilton, Denilson Jr. and Eustáquio|
|Goals from Benfica|
|Grimaldo, Seferovic, Rafa and Everton|
Goalkeepers: Svilar and Helton Leite;
Defenders: Vertonghen,Valentino, Morato, André Almeida, Ferro and Grimaldo;
Midfielders: Weigl, Pizzi, Everton, Rafa, Nemanja, Adel Taarabt and Gedson;
Fowards: Seferovic, Gonçalo Ramos and Darwin.
Last training session before the trip to Leiria
Benfica, under Nélson Veríssimo, held on the morning of Monday, at Benfica Campus, the last training session before the departure to Leiria, where it will play the semi-final of the League Cup, against Boavista, scheduled for this Tuesday, January 25, at 7:45 pm. Henrique Araújo, the Benfica B forward, was called up to work with the first team. Absent were Otamendi and Darwin, called up for the national teams of Argentina and Uruguay, respectively, as well as the injured Lucas Veríssimo, Rodrigo Pinho and Seferovic.
The images of the Arouca-Benfica match
Benfica won in Arouca (0-2) this Friday, January 21, in Matchday 19 of the Liga Bwin. Darwin and Gonçalo Ramos scored the goals.
Last training before the trip to Arouca
Benfica, under Nélson Veríssimo, held out on Thursday morning, at Benfica Campus, the last work session before the departure to Arouca. The game from matchday 19 of the Liga Bwin is scheduled for 7 pm on January 21, at the Estádio Municipal de Arouca.