Benfica overcomes Estoril 5-1 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

ESTORIL. Benfica defeats Estoril 5-1 after playing a incredible match.

Benfica overcomes Estoril 5-1 after playing a incredible match. HIGHLIGHTS

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ESTORIL. Benfica tops Estoril 5-1 after playing a incredible match. Benfica made the most of its superior ball possession (59%).

The match was played at the Estádio António Coimbra da Mota stadium in Estoril on Sunday and it started at 8:30 pm local time. The referee was Nuno Miguel Serrano Almeida with the support of Pedro Felisberto and Francisco João Serra Jorge Pereira. The 4th official was Anzhony Francisco Gonçalves Rodrigues. The weather was cloudy. The temperature was pleasant at 16.5 degrees Celsius or 61.77 Fahrenheit. The humidity was 88%.​

Match Statistics​

  • 41 Ball Possession 59
Shots
  • 7 Total 21
  • 2 On Target 9
  • 5 Off Target 12
  • 2 Shots blocked 3
  • 82 Attack 112
  • 27 Dangerous attack 67
  • 84 Ball safe​ 79
  • 0 Penalties 0
  • 1 Corners 11
Fouls
  • 15 Total 9
  • 0 Yellow Cards 0
  • 0 Double Yellow 0
  • 0 Red Card 0
Other
  • 5 Substitutions 5

Ball possession

Benfica was in firm control of the ball 59% while Estoril was struggling with a 41% ball possession.

Attitude and shots

Benfica was putting more pressure with 67 dangerous attacks and 21 shots of which 9 were on target. This is one of the reasons why Benfica won the match.​

Estoril shot 7 times, 2 on target, 5 off target. On the other side, Benfica shot 21 times, 9 on target, 12 off target.

Cards

None of the teams received any yellow card.

Match Timeline

25'
P. Musa(goal)
30'
A. Silva(goal)Chiquinho
40'
A. Silva(goal)
S. Delos- sub ->R. Martins
63'
T. Araujo- sub ->Erison
63'
Joao Carlos- sub ->S. J. Lea
63'
66'
Diogo Gonçalves- sub ->Rafa
66'
Henrique Araújo- sub ->P. Musa
66'
David Neres- sub ->Chiquinho
67'
Joao Mario(goal)D. Neres
S. Andrade- sub ->L. Africo
76'
G. Tavares- sub ->T. Santos
76'
86'
M. Ristić- sub ->Álex Grimaldo
89'
M. Ristić(goal)Florentino
90'
Gilberto- sub ->A. Bah
Serginho(goal)Gilson Tavares
90'
S. Andrade(goal)G. Tavares
90'

Standings

After playing this contest, Estoril will stay with 16 points to hold in the 10th place. On the other side, Benfica will have 34 points to sit in the 1st place.

Next matches

In the next match in the Liga Portugal, Estoril will play away with Santa Clara on the 14th of November with a 1-0 head to head statistic in favor of Santa Clara (2 draws).

Benfica will host Gil Vicente on the 13th of November with a 12-3 head to head in favor of Benfica (2 draws).

Estoril – Formation

Estoril
G
P. Moreira Silva 13.Portugal
5.6
D
Joãozinho 31.Portugal
5.7
D
L. da Silva 4.Brazil
6.3
76'
D
B. Cardoso Vital 3.Portugal
6.2
D
T. Santos Carvalho 62.Portugal
6.7
76'
M
F. Geraldes 10.Portugal
6.4
M
J. Lea Siliki 95.France
5.9
63'
M
L. Rosier 32.France
6.1
M
M. Ndiaye 25.Senegal
6.6
M
R. Martins 7.Portugal
6.3
63'
F
E. de Souza 79.Brazil
7.0
63'
Substitutes
G
J. Espírito 47.Portugal
D
E. Sitoe 34.Mozambique
D
S. Delos 22.France
6.2
63'
M
M. Rouai 91.France
M
B. Yusuf 90.Nigeria
M
T. Alves 78.Portugal
6.1
63'
F
G. Benchimol 29.Cape Verde Islands
6.3
76'
F
J. Cardoso 50.Brazil
6.2
63'

Estoril started with a mid-fielder-oriented line-up (4-1-4-1).

The manager Nelson Alexandre da Silva Veríssimo decided to play with the following team: Pedro Silva (5.6), Tiago Santos (6.7), Bernardo Vital (6.2), Lucas Áfrico (6.3), Joãozinho (5.7), Mor Ndiaye (6.6), James Léa Siliki (5.9), Rosier Loreintz (6.1), Francisco Geraldes (6.4), Rodrigo Martins (6.3) and Erison (6.8).

The home team had on the bench: Mabrouk Rouai, Yusuf Bamidele, Serginho (7.1), Tiago Araújo (6.2), Edson Mexer, Gilson Tavares (6.3), João Carlos (6.2), João Oliveira and Shaquil Delos (6.2).

Substitutions

Estoril made 5 changes: R. Martins for S. Delos (63′), Erison for T. Araujo (63′), S. J. Lea for Joao Carlos (63′), L. Africo for S. Andrade (76′) and T. Santos for G. Tavares (76′).

Best player: Serginho​

The player that probably impressed the most for Estoril was Serginho.

His rating is (7.1) with 1 goal, 7 passes (100% accurate) and 0 key passes.

His performance was remarkable also because he started the match from the bench before entering the filed in the 76′.

Benfica – Formation

Benfica
G
O. Vlachodimos 99.Greece
6.5
D
N. Otamendi 30.Argentina
6.8
D
A. Grimaldo 3.Spain
7.4
86'
D
A. Hartmann Bah 6.Denmark
7.5
90'
D
A. Tavares Silva 66.Portugal
8.8
Goals30', 40'
M
J. Naval da 20.Portugal
8.1
Goals67'
M
Chiquinho 22.Portugal
7.1
66'
M
Florentino 61.Portugal
7.6
M
E. Fernández 13.Argentina
7.2
F
R. Silva 27.Portugal
7.2
66'
F
P. Musa 33.Croatia
7.9
66' Goals25'
Substitutes
G
H. Aleixo 77.Brazil
D
M. Ristić 23.Serbia
7.3
86' Goals89'
D
J. Da 38.Brazil
D
L. Verissimo 4.Brazil
D
Gilberto 2.Brazil
90'
D
J. Brooks 25.USA
M
D. Gonçalves 17.Portugal
6.4
66'
F
H. Pereira 39.Portugal
6.3
66'
F
D. Neres 7.Brazil
7.3
66'

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

Roger Schmidt played with: Odysseas Vlachodimos (6.5), Alexander Bah (7.5), António Silva (8.8), Nicolás Otamendi (6.8), Alejandro Grimaldo (7.2), João Mário (8.1), Florentino Luís (7.6), Enzo Fernández (7.2), Chiquinho (7.1), Petar Musa (7.8) and Rafa Silva (7.2).

These were the players on the bench: Diogo Gonçalves (6.4), Henrique Araújo (6.4), Mihailo Ristić (7.7), João Victor, Lucas Veríssimo, Gilberto, David Neres (7.3), John Brooks and Helton Leite.

Substitutions

Benfica made 5 changes: P. Musa for Henrique Araujo (66′), Chiquinho for D. Neres (66′), Rafa Silva for D. Goncalves (66′), A. Grimaldo for M. Ristic (85′) and A. Bah for Gilberto (90′).

Best player: António Silva​

The player that probably impressed the most for Benfica was António Silva.

His rating is (8.8) with 2 goals, 57 passes (91% accurate) and 0 key passes. He was won 4 duels out of 4.

Results of the day

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