09 January 2022, 18h00
Estádio da Luz
90'+4' Ends the match at Estádio da Luz. 2-0 win from Benfica against Paços de Ferreira.
90'+1' Yellow card shown to Paulo Bernardo.
90' Added time: three minutes.
90' Yellow card shown to Matchoi for fouling Weigl.
87' Goal chance for Benfica: Darwin hits the crossbar!
84' Darwin scores after an assist from Diogo Gonçalves, but the goal is disallowed for offside.
83' Substitutions for Benfica: João Mário and Seferovic come off, Taarabt and Diogo Gonçalves come on.
83' Substitutions for Paços de Ferreira: Eustáquio out, Matchoi in.
75' 2-0. STUNNER! BENFICA! GRIMALDO! Great left-footed shot from the edge of the box, with the ball going in near the top right corner.
73' Substitutions for Benfica: Valentino and Paulo Bernardo come on to replace Gilberto and Everton.
59' Substitutions for Benfica: Gonçalo Ramos out, Darwin in.
57'Yellow card for Antunes.
55' Substitutions for Paços de Ferreira: Hélder and Delgado come out, Diaby and Lucas Silva come on.
48' Goal chance for Benfica: Seferovic with the header, but André Ferreira denies him with a great save.
46' Starts the second half!
45'+6' Ends the first half: Benfica win by 1-0.
45'+6' Ends the first half: Benfica wins by 1-0.
45'+5' 1-0. GOAL! BENFICA! JOÃO MÁRIO! The midfielder shoots the rebound and puts the ball in the back of the net, after goalkeeper André Ferreira denied Gonçalo Ramos the goal.
45'+2' Injury time: four minutes.
45'+2' Yellow card shown to Fernando.
45'+2' After seeing the images, referee Vítor Ferreira rectifies: a red card shown to Deni Jr.
44' Grimaldo is hit in the right shoulder. Referee Vítor Ferreira gives Denilson Jr. a yellow card, but he will check with VAR.
40' Goal chance for Benfica: Grimaldo assists Gonçalo Ramos, who inside the box, leaves an opponent behind and hits the crossbar.
31' Gilberto tries his luck with a long-range shot but the ball goes wide.
25' Yellow card for Otamendi after fouling Eustáquio.
17' Goal opportunity for Benfica: Everton dribbles his opponent, passes to Rafa in the goal area, but number 27 shoots wide.
14' Goal chance for Benfica: Rafa's shots goes near the post! But he was offside......
10' Goal opportunity for Benfica: Seferovic receives a pass from Rafa Silva, he makes a decent shot but it creeps just past the right post.
1' Goal chance for Benfica: Seferovic with header, but goalkeeper André Ferreira makes a good save.
1' The match starts at Estádio da Luz!
|Benfica-Paços de Ferreira
Estádio da Luz
|Helton, Gilberto, Otamendi, Morato, Grimaldo, Weigl, João Mário, Rafa, Everton, Seferovic and Gonçalo Ramos|
|Svilar, Valentino, Ferro, Gedson, Paulo Bernardo, Taarabt, Diogo Gonçalves, Gil Dias and Darwin|
|Paços de Ferreira XI|
|André Ferreira, Fernando Fonseca, Marco Baixinho, Nuno Lima, Antunes, Rui Pires, Eustáquio, Hélder Ferreira, Juan Delgado, Zé Uilton and Deni Jr.|
|Jeimes, Vekic, Maracás, Ibrahim, Matchoi, Bastos, Lucas Silva, Diaby and Flávio Ramos|
|Goals from Benfica|
Goalkeepers: Svilar and Helton Leite;
Defenders: Otamendi, Gilberto, Valentino, Grimaldo, Ferro and Morato;
Midfielders: Julian Weigl, Gil Dias, Gedson Fernandes, Diogo Gonçalves, Paulo Bernardo, Taarabt, Rafa, João Mário and Everton;
Forwards: Seferovic, Gonçalo Ramos and Darwin.
João Mário: "Spectacular support at Estádio da Luz"
Back to winning ways with plenty of chances and a stunner!