25 January 2022, 21h55
Weigl (Benfica) shoots and scores! 3-2. ✔️ BENFICA IS IN THE FINAL!
Hamache (Boavista) shoots and scores. 2-2. ✔️
Vertonghen (Benfica) shoots and misses. The hits the post. ❌
Abascal (Boavista) shoots and scores. 2-1. ✔️
Meite (Benfica) shoots and scores! 2-0. ✔️
De Santis (Boavista) shoots and misses. The ball goes wide of the left post. ❌
Grimaldo (Benfica) shoots and scores! 1-0. ✔️
Musa (Boavista) shoots and misses. Save from Odysseas. ❌
Pizzi (Benfica) shoots and misses. Save from Bracali. ❌
Sebastián Pérez (Boavista) shoots and misses. Over the crossbar. ❌
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Yellow card shown to De Santis after the final whistle.
90'+6' End of the second half. We will have a penalty shootout.
90' Four minutes of stoppage time.
90' Goal opportunity for Benfica: great play by Meïte on the left, the ball reaches the central zone, where Pizzi shoots with his right foot to a huge save by Bracali for a corner.
88'Substitutions for Benfica: Yaremchuk comes off, Pizzi comes on.
84' Substitutions for Boavista: Gustavo Sauer out , Ntep in.
83' Substitutions for Benfica: Everton and João Mário come off and are replaced by Nemanja and Meïte.
63' Substitutions for Benfica: Paulo Bernardo and Diogo Gonçalves come off, Gil Dias and Gonçalo Ramos come on.
53' 1-1. Goal from Boavista. Gustavo Sauer scores from the penalty spot.
51' Morato fouls Musa in the box. Penalty for Boavista.
46' Makouta is yellow carded for fouling Weigl.
46' The second half has started.
45'+1' Half-time in Leiria: Benfica is beating Boavista by 1-0.
45' Injury time: one minute.
39' Goal opportunity for Benfica: Diogo Gonçalves assist Everton in the box, but the winger shoots over the bar.
36' Abascal sees the yellow card.
29'Yellow card shown to Paulo Bernardo after fouling Gustavo Sauer.
17'Yellow card shown to Musa.
16' GOAL! BENFICA! EVERTON! The number 7 steals the ball from the Boavista defenders and slams it into the back of the net.
8' Goal opportunity for Benfica: Paulo Bernardo finds Yaremchuk in the box, the striker shoots with his right foot but Bracali saves.
1' The match begins at the Estádio Municipal de Leiria!
Estádio Municipal de Leiria
|Odysseas, Valentino, Morato, Vertonghen, Grimaldo, Weigl, Paulo Bernardo, João Mário, Diogo Gonçalves, Everton and Yaremchuk|
|Helton Leite, André Almeida, Ferro, Meïte, Taarabt, Pizzi, Nemanja, Gil Dias and Gonçalo Ramos|
|Bracali, Nathan, Rodrigo Abascal, Filipe Ferreira, Luís Santos, Makouta, Sebastian Pérez, Hamache, Gustavo Sauer, Gorré and Musa|
|João Gonçalves, Guito, Reymão, Namora, De Santis, Ntep, Martim Tavares, Berna and Fran|
|Golos do Benfica|
GK: Odysseas and Helton Leite;
DF: Vertonghen, André Almeida, Grimaldo, Gilberto, Morato, Ferro and Valentino;
MD: Pizzi, Rafa*, Julian Weigl, João Mário, Everton, Paulo Bernardo, Nemanja, Gil Dias, Diogo Gonçalves, Meïte and Adel Taarabt;
FW: Yaremchuk, Henrique Araújo and Gonçalo Ramos.
* Tested positive in a COVID-19 test.
Roger Schmidt: the future has already begun
"It's top, top, top!" These are Roger Schmidt's words, captured by BTV's report, and summarize the coach's first impressions about the quality of the resources and facilities available at Benfica Campus, where the team for 2022/23 will start to take shape as of June 27. "We will have to work very hard in pre-season to prepare ourselves for a long season", specified the Benfica coach, who confessed to be "very interested in the young players, in their development". "It's always great when clubs have players from the academy in the first team, it always gives them some new energy, some identification with the team", revealed Roger Schmidt.
The details of the Benfica Campus recognition made by the coach Roger Schmidt are in this video. Area by area, the new leader of the reds professional squad registered impressions and started to build knowledge from the spot where the 2022/22 Benfica will rise...
Passion and connections as bridges to success!
He arrived in Lisbon, penned his contract, was at Estádio da Luz and got to know the Benfica Campus. Roger Schmidt, to BTV, showed himself "excited" to start working and "eager to be part" of Benfica's history, a club with "great tradition" and where, definitely, "there is something special". As for the method, there it is: "Football is not only what happens on the pitch, it is also what happens in people's heads and how connected and passionate they are". And this is the only way to "show the best football and fight for trophies".
Roger Schmidt at Benfica Campus
The gates of the Benfica Campus were opened to welcome Roger Schmidt. At Seixal, accompanied by President Rui Costa and Pedro Mil-Homens, general director of youth football, the coach visited the various areas of what will be one of his main workplaces in shaping the characteristics of Benfica 2022/23. "It is a really good structure, it has everything to develop the players, to improve them and to create the next generation of players for Benfica, for the first team", said Roger Schmidt, exclusively to BTV.
Roger Schmidt's new Family
The Sport Lisboa e Benfica coach arrived at Lisbon's Humberto Delgado airport late this morning, answered a few questions from journalists and traveled to the Estádio da Luz to get in touch with his new reality. At the Cathedral he was welcomed, met some of the Club's departments and was able to interact with the employees, all in an environment of total proximity with the Benfica Family.
Roger Schmidt's first day at Benfica!
The new coach of Sport Lisboa e Benfica's professional football team, Roger Schmidt, arrived at Lisbon this Tuesday morning, May 24, penned a contract with contract with Benfica valid for two seasons at the Benfica Museum – Cosme Damião and continued the planning and preparation for the 2022/23 season, duly articulated with President Rui Costa and General Manager Lourenço Coelho. The German coach met some of the Club's departments, interacted with employees at Estádio da Luz and participated in several work meetings.