Benfica beat Electrico 2-1 to reach the play-off final of the national futsal championship.
Repeating the result they achieved last Friday in Ponte de Sorda, the Reds took their place in the decisive match of the most important cup of the national calendar, which they will face Sporting in the next edition of the best derby in the world. .
Ivan Chishkala scored the only goal for the fans in Pavilhão da Luz in the first half, just two minutes later.
In the final, Alentejo equalized in the 26th minute through Peixinho, leaving uncertainty about what might happen by the end.
Pulpis’ men felt some difficulty in the face of the dedication of the Electrico players, but a move with a high artistic note brought Benfica back to the lead: a fantastic performance by Ivan Chiskala and a back-to-back (!) Score by Romulo 2-1. .
Until the end, the team led by João Freitas Pinto was still trying to achieve at least a draw, Russo was already playing the role of the leading goalkeeper, but when Alentejo played in 5×4, Andre Sousa was the empire.
Thus, it was confirmed that the title will be held again in Lisbon, “Sporting” and “Benfica” will meet for the fourth time in a row in the final of the championship for the 15th time. The Lions, who defended the base won last season, are the record holders of the championships won (16), exactly twice as many as Benfica (8).
Remember the game movie:
The end of the match! Benfica 2 Tram 1.
40 minutes: Afonso Jesus strikes.
40 mins: Gustavo Rodrigues sees André Sousa deny him a goal twice in the same game.
40 minutes: Ivan Cishkala sends the ball to the left post of Alentejo’s goal with a half-back kick.
39th minute: Russo, with everything to equalize, lightly hit the left post of André Sousa’s goal.
37 minutes: Second foul by tram.
Just three minutes before the end, Electrico chose to play in 5×4, with Russo playing the role of attacking goalkeeper.
The technical break was demanded by Electrico coach João Freitas Pinto.
36 minutes: Benfica scored! The phenomenal pass of Ivan Chishkala and Romulo with the heel (!) Favors the “reds”. 2-1.
35th minute: Matheus Kogikoski receives a yellow card.
33 minutes: The first foul made by the tram.
33rd minute: Jakare yellow card.
33 minutes: The first foul by Benfica.
33 minutes: Cross shot by Jacaré and another stop by Diogo Basílio.
32 minutes: Robinho tries his luck again from a distance, but Diogo Basílio continues to add great saves.
31 mins: Ygor passes Mota and is hit by Ferrugem for a safe interception by André Sousa.
30 mins: Diogo Basílio’s first shot by Robinho.
26 minutes: Tram accounts! Excellent work by Hugo Neves and the perfect help for Peixinho’s first shot. 1-1.
25 minutes: Jacaré Diogo Basílio scored for another good save.
24 minutes: Matheus Kogikoski’s first shot from the air and Russo’s shot on the left post of the red goal without throwing the ball to the ground.
24th minute: Hugo Neves’ cross saved Andre Sousa.
24 minutes: Afonso walks past Jesus and Arthur walks past Diogo Basílio for an excellent intervention.
24 mins: Robinho’s beautiful shot that prevents Ygor Mota’s shot from André Sousa’s goal.
23 minutes: Robinho, from a distance, hits for another appeal by Diogo Basílio.
22 minutes: Romulo double-checks Diogo Basílio’s attention.
21 mins: A powerful shot by Ivan Chishkala for a tight save by Diogo Basílio.
The beginning of the second part!
The Reds take a break after 2 minutes with the minimum advantage gained by Ivan Chishkala’s excellent shot. In a very tactical match where the two teams did not create a very high rhyme, the danger was often not around the goals of André Sousa and Diogo Basílio, but when they were called to intervene, the goalkeepers of Benfica and Electrico, respectively. , answered in the affirmative.
The quality is expected to improve in the second 20 minutes, as not only will Benfica want to resolve this link once and for all to seal their presence in the play-off final, but also Eléctrico, or rather the desideratum. , for this, this afternoon, Luz has to decide on the third game as he is obliged to win.
Break! Benfica 1 Tram 0.
Benfica head coach Pulpis demanded a technical break.
17 minutes: Benfica made the third foul.
16 mins: Romulo tried his hat on Diogo Basílio after Rocha’s question, but the ball went over Alentejo’s goal post.
The technical break was demanded by Electrico coach João Freitas Pinto.
14th minute: Sylvester Ferreira’s cross for Diogo Basílio’s careful save.
12 minutes: An excellent long-range shot by Gustavo Rodrigues, not to mention André Sousa’s impressive save.
11 minutes: Benfica coach Pulpis receives a yellow card for protesting.
11 mins: Hugo Neves’ cross from the edge of the box for another great intervention by André Sousa.
11 mins: Romulo and Rocha’s assistant pass the ball inside the millimeter of Diogo Basílio’s right post.
10 minutes: Russian shot, on the edge of the field, on the side.
8 minutes: The third mistake was made by Tram.
8 mins: Long shot by Matheus Kogikoski for Andre Sousa’s safe defense.
7th minute: Hugo Neves leans from left to center and tries to surprise Andre Sousa inside the field, but the red goalkeeper is careful and rejects him.
6 mins: Robinho and Iva Cishkala’s free-kick was saved by Diogo Basílio.
6 minutes: The second error committed by the tram.
6 minutes: The second foul was made by Benfica.
5 minutes: Arthur and Afonso Jesus passes, in the front zone, tried their luck again, the shot went a little to the left post.
5 minutes: The first foul by Benfica.
4 minutes: Assistant by Nílson and Afonso Jesus, already in the area, shot for rescue by Diogo Basílio.
4 minutes: The first foul made by the tram.
3 mins: John Lennon makes a powerful shot from a distance, but passes over André Sousa’s arm.
2 minutes: Benfica scored! Ivan Ciskala, close to the touch line, sent Diogo Basilio into the net with his left foot. 1-0.
The beginning of the match!
Electricity (first five): Diogo Basilio, Rust, Rus ÇJohn Lennon and Ygor Mota
Substitutes: André Korreia, Alexei Popovich, Matheus Kogikoski, Gustavo Rodrigues, Peixinho, Hugo Neves and Daniel Airoso
Trainer: João Freitas Pinto
Benfica (starting five): André Sousa, Nílson, Robinho ÇIvan Chishkala and Rocha
Substitutes: Martim Figueira, Silvestre Ferreira, Romulo, Afonso Jesus, Arthur, Rafael Henmi, Carlos Monteiro and Jacare
Judges: Pedro Costa (AF Coimbra) and Eduardo Coelho (AF Aveiro)
There are already teams!
National coach Jorge Braz is in Pavilhão da Luz to watch this Benfica-Tram live. The national coach, remember, was already at the João Rocha Pavilion this Sunday afternoon to watch the Sporting – Fundão events.
In Alentejo’s squad, Selio Koke was once again left out of João Freitas Pinto’s squad as the young winger was hired from Benfica to Electrico.
On the red side, Diego Roncaglio, Tayebi and Bruno Cintra Pulpis were left out, while Sylvester Ferreira and Romulo returned to the Spanish coaching staff.
In the second round, on January 2, 2022, in the match of the 15th round in Luz, the team led by Pulpis won 5-3, and the Eagles won.
The Alentejo logo, therefore, will do its best to close these semi-finals, postponing the decision of the black team. Also, keep in mind that defeating Benfica will not be anything new for Electrico this season: on October 16, 2021, the second round of the regular season was played, and the team led by João Freitas Pinto defeated Benfica (3: 1).
It should be noted that the Reds are in a draw after winning the first match at the Ponte de Sor Sports Pavilion last Friday with a score of 2: 1.
Benfica host Electrico in the second match of the playoffs of the National Futsal Championship in Pavilhão da Luz in Lisbon today at 17:00. BOLA online game will follow step by step and trust you, dear reader. Come with us, this is part of our top five …