Oh Benfica stays unmoved and, this Sunday, beat Marítimo (5-0) in the 13th consecutive victory this season. The 100% win file makes the Eagles go forward of the remainder of the nationwide team with 5 extra factors in contrast to FC Porto and eleven in contrast to Sporting.
In the first half by which Marítimo didn’t enhance any photographs, Benfica took possession of the ball and, with it, the possibilities started. Rafa Silva opened the scoring shut to half an hour into the recreation and Miguel Silva stored out of hassle till the break.
The success of the return to the dressing room was proven by the aim of Gonçalo Ramos who, after convincing the team with 2-0, continued to signal twice in the recreation in the close to future. The course of was blocked inside the final ten minutes, first by David Neres and then by a harmful shot by the new Draxler.
45 minutes is a technique
Roger Schmidt determined to go away Florentino on the bench and, due to this fact, promote the debut of Aursnes as a begin, one thing that helped to refresh the purple mind and ‘field’, at occasions, the opposition group.
Benfica took the ball and added a number of possibilities shut to Miguel Silva’s aim. Marítimo, on the different hand, failed to dwell up to his expectations in the dangerous title and failed to attain the aim of Vlachodimos dangerously as soon as.
After the fierce assaults of David Neres and João Mário, Rafa Silva can be chargeable for giving the first pleasure to greater than 50 thousand Benfica followers current in Luz. The Portuguese participant benefited from Léo’s anticipation and was in entrance of the opposing keeper, with out flinching at the finish.
Until the break, Rafa Silva was shut to the aim, and Gonçalo Ramos and Enzo Fernández rushed to the protection of Miguel Silva, who averted damage to his team.
I’m re-entering like this…
João Henriques made two modifications at the resumption of the recreation, however the technique quickly grew to become ineffective thanks to … Gonçalo Ramos. The Eagles ahead took benefit of a low cross from Bah and, with a intelligent contact, gave the team an enormous comfort and a two-goal lead.
Chances abounded and, quickly after António Silva hit the publish with a thunderbolt, Gonçalo Ramos once more loved a footy, eager to see his opponent make one other double change. Rafa Silva stored his teammate out of hurt’s approach after a well-timed swap and the teen was not in a rush when it got here time to rating twice.
Roger Schmidt took the alternative to promote a variety of modifications to the recreation, with a robust emphasis on the objectives scored by Draxler and Ristic, in a recreation the place objectives do not cease there.
In the final ten minutes, David Neres took benefit of his opponent’s defensive failure to make it 4-0 in the 82nd minute and, half a dozen minutes later, it was Draxler’s flip to make a transfer of his personal on the fringe of the space. to shoot a giant aim in Luzi.
With this end result, Benfica stays in the lead, it now has 21 factors from a doable 21, whereas Marítimo is the solely team with no level in the competitors, in final place.
Game time: The begin of the second half “portray” with the aim of Gonçalo Ramos ended up giving consolation to Benfica on the approach to profitable once more this season.
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Benfica: Odysseas Vlachodimos; Bah, António Silva, Otamendi, Grimaldo; Aursnes, Enzo Fernández, David Neres, João Mário; Rafa Silva and Goncalo Ramos.
Maritime: Miguel Silva; Léo Andrade, Moises Mosquera, Vítor Costa, Cláudio Winck; João Afonso, Diogo Mendes, Vidigal, Bruno Xadas; Joel Tagueu and Zarzana.
From the high to the backside of the group there are 18 locations and, in the case of Benfica and Marítimo, there are even 18 factors. The Eagles are making ready to obtain, this Sunday, the Madeirans, in a gathering the place two totally different sides of the desk have an actual impression.
The team led by Roger Schmidt has been unstoppable in the season opener and is now chasing a 13th consecutive victory, seventh in the competitors, to lengthen their lead.
In addition, the slips of FC Porto (draw towards Estoril) and Sporting (defeat towards Boavista) are elements that put extra “stress” on the eagles to lead towards their direct rivals.
On the different hand, Marítimo are nonetheless scoreless after six matches. With the current change in the technical command (Vasco Seabra left and João Henriques joined), Madeirans will combat to go away a unique picture in Luz, though there are lots of difficulties.
The match is scheduled for 6pm this Sunday, it will likely be refereed by António Nobre and you possibly can comply with the motion of the match, dwell, on Esporte ao Minuto.
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