Benfica destroys Marítimo 5-0 with a fantastic performance. HIGHLIGHTS

LISBOA. Benfica liquidates Marítimo 5-0 with goals of

Benfica destroys Marítimo 5-0 with a fantastic performance. HIGHLIGHTS

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LISBOA. Benfica demolishes Marítimo 5-0 with goals of Rafa Silva (28′), G. Ramos (47′), G. Ramos (64′), D. Neres (82′) and J. Draxler (88′). Benfica was definitely superior in terms of ball possession (75%) and that was among the factors of its victory.​

The match was played at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica stadium in Lisboa on Sunday and it started at 6:00 pm local time. The referee was António Emanuel Carvalho Nobre with the assistance of Pedro Ribeiro and José Manuel Graça Mira. The 4th official was Hugo Serafim Coelho Magalhães Silva. The weather was clear. The temperature was hot at 25.2 degrees Celsius or 77.29 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 69%.​

Match Statistics​

  • ! 75 Ball Possession 25
Shots
  • 25 Total 4
  • 12 On Target 1
  • 13 Off Target 3
  • 2 Shots blocked 1
  • 152 Attack 54
  • 85 Dangerous attack 8
  • 103 Ball safe​ 80
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 7 Corners 2
  • 2 Off Sides 5
Fouls
  • 15 Total 5
  • 1 Yellow Cards 3
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 6

Ball possession

Benfica had a strong ball possession 75% while Marítimo was struggling with a 25% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Benfica was more aggressive with 85 dangerous attacks and 25 shots of which 12 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Benfica won the match​.

Benfica shot 25 times, 12 on target, 13 off target. On the other side, Marítimo shot 4 times, 1 on target, 3 off target.

Cards

Benfica received 1 yellow card (A. Grimaldo). On the opposite side, Marítimo received 3 yellow cards (L. Andrade, D. Mendes and Miguel Silva).

Match Timeline

4'
L. Andrade- Yellow
Rafa Silva(goal)
28'
35'
D. Mendes- Yellow
46'
L. Vega- sub ->D. Mendes
46'
Fabio China- sub ->A. Zarzana
G. Ramos(goal)A. Bah
47'
57'
Miguel Silva- Yellow
61'
S. Beltrame- sub ->V. Costa
61'
E. Costa- sub ->W. Claudio
A. Grimaldo- Yellow
63'
G. Ramos(goal)Rafa Silva
64'
Florentino- sub ->Rafa Silva
67'
J. Draxler- sub ->E. Fernandez
67'
75'
J. Ramirez- sub ->Xadas
76'
J. Ramírez Díaz(var)
M. Ristic- sub ->A. Grimaldo
81'
Gilberto- sub ->A. Bah
81'
D. Neres(goal)Florentino
82'
J. Draxler(goal)Joao Mario
88'
J. Brooks- sub ->A. Silva
88'

Standings

After playing this contest, Benfica will have 21 points to remain in the 1st place. On the opposite side, Marítimo will stay with 0 points to remain in the 18th place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Liga Portugal, Benfica will host Rio Ave on the 8th of October with a 26-1 head to head statistic in favor of Benfica (5 draws).

Marítimo will play away agasint Boavista on the 9th of October with a 11-5 head to head statistic in favor of Marítimo (6 draws).

Benfica – Formation

Benfica
G
O. Vlachodimos 99.Greece
7.2
D
N. Otamendi 30.Argentina
7.8
D
A. Grimaldo 3.Spain
8.0
81' 63'
D
A. Hartmann 6.Denmark
7.8
81'
D
António Silva 66.Portugal
7.4
88'
M
João Mário 20.Portugal
6.4
M
F. Aursnes 8.Norway
7.4
M
R. Silva 27.Portugal
8.6
67' Goals28'
M
E. Fernández 13.Argentina
7.6
67'
M
D. Neres 7.Brazil
7.4
Goals82'
F
G. Ramos 88.Portugal
7.8
Goals47', 64'
Substitutes
G
H. Leite 77.Brazil
D
M. Ristić 23.Serbia
6.3
81'
D
Gilberto 2.Brazil
6.9
81'
D
J. Brooks 25.USA
88'
M
Chiquinho 22.Portugal
M
J. Draxler 93.Germany
8.0
67' Goals88'
M
Florentino 61.Portugal
7.2
67'
M
D. Gonçalves 17.Portugal
F
P. Musa 33.Croatia

Benfica started with a 4-2-3-1 line-up (4-2-3-1).

The manager Roger Schmidt decided to play with the following team: Odysseas Vlachodimos (7.2), Alexander Bah (7.8), António Silva (7.4), Nicolás Otamendi (7.8), Alejandro Grimaldo (8.0), Fredrik Aursnes (7.4), Enzo Fernández (7.6), David Neres (7.4), Rafa Silva (8.6), João Mário (6.4) and Gonçalo Ramos (7.8).

The home team had on the bench: Chiquinho, Julian Draxler (8.0), Florentino Luís (7.2), Mihailo Ristić (6.3), Gilberto (6.9), Petar Musa, Diogo Gonçalves, Helton Leite and John Brooks.

Substitutions

Benfica made 5 changes: Rafa Silva for Florentino (67′), E. Fernandez for J. Draxler (67′), A. Grimaldo for M. Ristic (81′), A. Bah for Gilberto (81′) and A. Silva for J. Brooks (88′).

Best player: Rafa Silva​

The most impressive player for Benfica was Rafa Silva.

His rating is (8.6) with 1 goal, 35 passes (82% accurate) and 2 key passes. He was won 5 duels out of 7. He performed 1 cross.

Marítimo – Formation

Marítimo
G
M. Silva 1.Portugal
7.1
57'
D
C. Winck Neto 2.Brazil
6.2
61'
D
Vitor 94.Brazil
6.1
61'
D
L. de Andrade 66.Brazil
5.2
4'
D
6.1
M
J. Crispim 21.Brazil
6.4
M
D. Mendes 16.Portugal
6.3
46' 35'
M
A. Zarzana 17.Spain
6.4
46'
M
A. Vidigal 7.Portugal
6.2
F
Bruno Xadas 23.Portugal
6.8
75'
F
D. Tagueu Tadjo 95.Cameroon
6.8
Substitutes
G
V. de 98.Brazil
D
F. China 45.Portugal
6.2
46'
M
J. Soñora 8.USA
M
L. Albornoz 34.Argentina
6.4
46'
M
S. Beltrame 10.Italy
6.2
61'
F
J. Ramírez 11.Venezuela
6.3
75'
F
C. Bauque 24.Mozambique
F
E. Costa 12.Portugal
6.2
61'

Marítimo started with a conservative line-up (4-4-2).

João Alexandre Oliveira Nunes Henriques played with: Miguel Silva (7.1), Cláudio Winck (6.2), Moises Mosquera (6.1), Léo (5.2), Vitor Costa (6.1), Antonio Zarzana (6.4), Diogo Mendes (6.3), João Afonso (6.4), André Vidigal (6.2), Joel Tagueu (6.8) and Bruno Xadas (6.8).

They had on the bench: Jesús Ramírez (6.3), Joel Soñora, Fábio China (6.2), Lucho Vega (6.4), Clésio Baúque, Stefano Beltrame (6.2), Edgar Costa (6.2) and Vitor Eudes.

Substitutions

Marítimo made 5 changes: A. Zarzana for Fabio China (46′), D. Mendes for L. Vega (46′), V. Costa for S. Beltrame (61′), W. Claudio for E. Costa (61′) and Xadas for J. Ramirez (75′).

Best player: Miguel Silva​

The most impressive player for Marítimo was the goalkeeper: Miguel Silva. His rating is 7.10. He performed 7 saves.

Results of the day

These are the results of the day in the Liga Portugal.​