FC Porto defeated Benfica 5-0 in the first match of the national roller hockey championship playoff final at the Dragan Arena in Invicta earlier this Thursday afternoon and aired directly on A. BOLATV.
The gala-decorated dragon completely erased the Eagles’ intentions, Carlo di Benedetto’s goal quickly opened the derby, and the motto of the match was to be painted in blue and white.
And until the break, we had to add it, and the work of art was virtually complete. France International scored again after Goncalo alves also put his name on the list of goal scorers for the match. Xavi Barroso made a registered 4-0 at the end of the first 25 minutes.
In the second stage, Rafa defeated the final 5-0 with Esekiel Mena’s excellent assistance in front of Benfica, who couldn’t even score a direct free kick.
With this victory, FC Porto will take the lead and focus on Game 2, this time Pavilha Odalus, scheduled for next Sunday (15:00). In this match, Benfica will certainly want to give the perfect answer and win to keep the playoff finals in a draw.
Remember the game movie:
Game over! FC Porto 5 Benfica 0.
49 mins: Benfica coach Nuno Resende has requested a time-out.
48 mins: In a direct free-kick makeover, Edu Lamas shoots for the defense of Tiago Rodriguez, who replaced Xavi Marian.
48 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 20th time. Benfica will benefit from another direct free kick.
46 mins: FC Porto coach Ricardo Ares demands a time-out.
46 minutes: The 13th foul committed by Benfica.
43 minutes: 19th foul by FC Porto.
Blue and white domination continues, and red is incapable of reacting. The results have already arrived, and Pedro Enriquez is preventing that number from growing further. Meanwhile, Xavi Malián’s work was probably less than expected …
41 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 18th time.
39 mins: FC Porto coach Ricardo Ares demands a time-out.
37 minutes: The 12th foul committed by Benfica.
36 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 17th time.
35 minutes: Benfica fouls for the 11th time.
33 mins: Benfica coach Nuno Resende has requested a time-out.
33 minutes: 16th foul by FC Porto.
32 mins: Carlo di Benedetto enables Pedro Enriquez to defend with a direct free-kick makeover.
32 minutes: Benfica’s 10th foul. FC Porto will benefit directly from the free kick.
28 mins: Lucas Ordonez allows Xavi Marian to defend with a direct free kick.
28 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 15th time. Benfica will benefit directly from the free kick.
27 minutes: 14th foul by FC Porto.
27 minutes: 13th foul by FC Porto.
27 minutes: FC Porto score! Perfect support from Esekiel Mena and Rafa in the face of Pedro Enriques will increase the number. 5-0.
The beginning of the second part!
As the results themselves show, FC Porto was clearly superior to Benfica in the first half, so the results are perfectly tuned to what happened in the first 25 minutes.
The Dragons smashed with Carlo di Benedetto’s goal two minutes ago, and the French national team returned the mark in the 14th minute. Meanwhile, Goncalo alves also liked the stick. Bruce and White’s fourth goal was the final stretch of the first half, when Xavi Barroso defeated Pedro Enriquez.
Benfica was below what he had already shown this season, and even with a direct free kick, the Reds couldn’t get Xavi Marian back-Carlos Nicolia was the Spanish dragon goalkeeper in the 23rd minute. Allowed to defend.
By the way, because there is Jorge Nuno Pinto Dakosta in the President Tribune of the Dragon Arena, the subordinates of Ricardo Ares, who is characteristic of President Porto, rest with a very comfortable advantage and it puts them in the best position to start. This final of the playoffs in front of the tie.
The first part is over! FC Porto 4 Benfica 0.
25 mins: Benfica’s ninth foul.
24 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 12th time.
24 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 11th time.
24 minutes: Benfica fouls for the eighth time.
23 mins: Carlos Nicolia shoots directly in a direct free-kick makeover, allowing Xavi Marian to defend.
23 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 10th time. Benfica will benefit directly from the free kick.
23 mins: Diogo Rafael hits the post.
23 mins: Goncalo alves hit the post again and the rebound rejected 77 Porto’s shot due to Pedroen Riquez’s heavy intervention.
21 minutes: FC Porto score! With a rebound of shots to the Goncalo alves post, Xavi Barroso, with plenty of space, shot without a chance to defend Pedro Enriquez. 4-0.
21 minutes: Goncalo alves hits the post.
21 mins: Benfica’s seventh foul.
20 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the ninth time. Benfica will benefit directly from a free kick against the dragon’s next breach.
19 mins: Benfica coach Nuno Resende has requested a time-out.
19 mins: Benfica’s sixth foul.
17 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the 8th time.
17 minutes: Benfica’s fifth foul.
16 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the seventh time.
16 minutes: Benfica’s fourth foul.
15 minutes: Benfica’s third foul.
14 minutes: Benfica fouls for the second time.
Eagles goalkeeper Pedro Enriques recovers from the physical problems he had to help and returns to the match.
14 mins: FC Porto coach Ricardo Ares demands a time-out.
14 minutes: FC Porto score! With the support of Terumo Pinto and Carlo di Benedetto, it became 3-0 for the first time.
13 minutes: FC Porto score! Goncalo alves provides a powerful and well-placed shot from the midrange where the ball enters the upper left corner of the red goal. 2-0.
Benfica goalkeeper Pedro Henriquez showed some physical dissatisfaction and was assisted in the middle of the track (which naturally led to a break in the match), and had to leave the field of play. You will have to. Rodrigo Vieira will take his place.
12 mins: FC Porto hit Benfica goalkeeper defense in a rematch between Goncalo alves and Pedro Henriquez.
12 mins: Goncalo alves shoots directly in a direct free-kick conversion, but the referee’s duo orders the repeat of this direct free-kick because he understands that Pedro Enriquez has moved in advance.
12 minutes: Carlos Nicolía’s blue card. FC Porto will benefit directly from the free kick.
In a stop-and-go match, Benfica is trying to meet FC Porto’s early goals, but Xavi Marian has denied all of Red’s intentions. On the other side, Pedro Enriquez is also highlighted by the Eagles goal.
8 mins: FC Porto coach Ricardo Ares demands a time-out.
8 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the sixth time.
6 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the fifth time.
5 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the fourth time.
5 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the third time.
3 minutes: Benfica coach Nuno Resende requested a time-out.
3 minutes: FC Porto fouls for the second time.
2 mins: FC Porto commits the first foul.
2 minutes: FC Porto score! After passing Goncalo alves, Carlo di Benedetto, facing Pedro Enriques, opens his fortune at the Dragan Arena. 1-0.
1 minute: Benfica commits a foul first.
The match has started!
FC Porto (first 5): Xavi Malián, Rafa, Xavi Barroso, Gonçalo Alves, Carlo Di Benedetto
coach: Ricardo Ares
Benfica (5 starting pitchers): Pedro Enriquez, Edu Lamas, Lucas Ordonez, Pol Manrubia, Gonzalo Pinto
coach: Nuno Resende
Referee: Miguel Guilherme and Joan Duarte (Lisbon)
We already have a team!
The injured Pablo Alvarez is a last-minute drop in Benfica.
This playoff final will be played at the best of five games, unlike what was done in the quarterfinals, as it was in the semifinals. In other words, the person who wins 3 wins. After this Thursday’s match, Game 2 will take place at Dragão Arena, Game 2 at Pavilhão da Luz (next Sunday 19th, 3pm) and Game 3 again at Dragão Arena (next Wednesday, 22pm, 8pm). If you need to use Game 4, it will be held at Pavilhão da Luz (3 pm on the 25th).If there is a tie in the final and if you need to play blackThen Game 5 will be played again at Dragão Arena (20:00 on the 29th).
In the playoffs of this national roller hockey championship, FC Porto left SC Tomar in the quarterfinals and OC Barcelos in the semifinals. Benfica eliminated Valongo in the quarterfinals and sporting in the semifinals.
FC Porto and Benfica have played three national tournaments this season, with the rest in favor of Bruce and White. 2 wins and 1 loss. The Dragons won 4-3 in the match held on October 21, 2021 at the Dragan Arena, the seventh round of the regular phase. In 2022, more specifically on March 6, the two teams faced each other in Pavilhaoda. Ruth, in the 20th round match, this time the Eagles won 4-1. The third classic of 2021/2022 pointed to the final of the Portuguese Cup, where FC Porto was stronger and won 5-1 in the match at Pavilao Martiusos de Palades.
Blue and White won the regular phase of the National Roller Hockey Championship with 64 points (21 wins, 1 draw, 4 losses), but remember that Red was third with 56 points (18 wins, 2 losses). Must be kept. Draw and 6 losses).
The classic between the dragon and the eagle includes all the competitiveness that is always inherent in these duels, as well as the relevant statistical components. FC Porto and Benfica each have 23 national titles, and in that sense, anyone who raises the trophy this season will move to the list of clubs for most titles.