The perfect start to the season continues for Benfica. The Lisbon club beat without the slightest concern Boavista (3-0) on Saturday evening, during the 4th day of the Portuguese Championship. He joins FC Porto at the top of the ranking. This is the seventh victory for SLB in as many matches in all competitions this season (two against Midtjylland, two against Dynamo kyiv, one against Arouca, one at Casa Pia and against Boavista).
The future opponent of PSG in the group stage of the Champions League (first leg on October 5 in Lisbon, return on October 11 at the Parc des Princes) scored three goals in a largely dominated meeting: a header from Morato (30th), and a double from Joao Mario (67th, 85th from the penalty spot).
The other club from the Portuguese capital has had less success and is having a difficult start to the season: Sporting lost their second meeting of the season, against Chaves (0-2). The formation led by Ruben Amorim had fallen heavily in Porto last week (0-3). Here she is 13th, with a victory and a draw on the clock in addition to these two defeats.
Leave a Reply