Benfica qualified for the elite round of the Futsal Champions League, after defeating Yekaterinburg (Champions of Russia), 5-1, in a match of the second round of the first group of the main round.
Even the Russians were the first to score, Sokolov crossed (eight minutes), but the embodied response was immediate, as Tibi made it 1-1 (9), the result that led to the end of the first half.
In the second half, the superiority of the Eagles was evident, which was well reflected in the scoreboard. Robinho (26 minutes), Sylvester Ferreira (27 minutes), Tibi (34 minutes) and Romulo (34 minutes) tasted the taste of foot and confirmed the victory of the Portuguese team, the leader of their series, with six points.
Remember the game movie:
Finish the match in Slovakia! Benfica beat Yekaterinburg 5-1 (1-1, at the end of the first half)..
38 ‘ Ivanov shoots towards goal, but the red player runs away from danger almost on the goal line.
34′ Benfica goal (1-5)! Rômulo takes advantage of the opponent’s advance, plays five to four, and shoots from his center into the empty goal.
34′ Benfica goal (1-4)! Superb finish by Tibi, receiving the ball inside the area, rotating it and sticking it to the goalkeeper.
32 ‘ Fkhrutdinov presses for strength, but shoots without guidance.
29′ Roncalio saved well for Karpov’s shot.
27′ Benfica goal (1-3)! Sylvester Ferreira thinks, even from a small angle, and is happy with his cross and low shot.
26′ Benfica goal (1-2)! Robinho’s superb kick from distance after Chichkala’s first attempt.
26 ‘ Yellow card for Gerasimov (Yekaterinburg).
25 ‘ Chishkala is looking for the feature but is missing the measurements completely.
24′ Tibi is first class in the aspect.
23 ‘ Prudnikov does not ask for permission and leaves Roncalio with a warning: leave him aside.
23 ‘ Good move from the Eagles, ending with a cross shot from Nelson.
21′ Arthur also searches for the target… without finding it.
21′ Afonso shoots with his beak, but misses his target.
21′ Part two begins!
The first half in Slovakia: Ekaterinburg and Benfica tied 1-1, with two goals from Sokolov (8) and Tibi (9).
17′ Roncalio climbs into the field and does not think twice with space: Putilov has to dedicate himself to denying the red goalkeeper a goal.
16′ Arthur insists… but to no avail.
15th’ Putilov saves the Russians by standing behind Arthur’s new article with his legs.
15th’ Rômulo Fits is seen and the Brazilian is unable to shoot into the goal, in a privileged position.
14′ Putilov covered the goal and denied Romulo the goal.
14′ Afonso Jesus discovers Arthur, but the latter, reclusive, is unable to return: a long shot, in front of opposing goalkeeper Putilov.
11′ Half distance from Robinho: The ball is lifted a lot and does not threaten Putilov.
11′ Fits spinning and delivers a violent kick from the top.
11′ Nelson shoots with his left foot, but misses the goal.
9′ Robinho’s new attempt, Putilov denies the second vultures.
9′ Benfica goal (1-1)! Robinho hits the ball and leaves the ball to reload Tibi accurately.
8′ Ekaterinburg goal (1-0)! A well-rehearsed free kick for the Russians, Sokolov opened the scoring with a long shot.
8′ Yellow card for Arthur (Benfica).
6′ First Danger Shot for the Russians: Demin rolls his foot, and responds to Roncalio with his fists.
6′ The ball was lost by Arthur and Karpov fired his shot.
5′ The crocodile shoots the side nets!
2′ Robinho is looking for happiness with his left foot: the ball sticks out a little to the side.
1 ‘ Flutes have the first shot in the game: the ball goes over the top.
1 ‘ The game begins in Slovakia!
Yekaterinburg: Putilov, Abramov (hat), Prudnikov, Fakhrutdinov i. Sokolov
Alternatives to Yekaterinburg: Kalmakhelidze, Karpov, Demin, Shishkin, Gerasimov, Timoshenko, Balukh e Ivanov
Benfica: Roncalio, Nelson, Robinho (hat), Chichkala, and Fitz
Benfica alternatives: André Souza, Sylvester Ferreira, Romulo, Afonso, Arthur, Raphael Henmi, Tibi, Sintra and Jaccari
Ekaterinburg and Benfica play another match (14.30 hours) in the first group of the first round of the Futsal Champions League. The meeting takes place at Sportova Halla Arena in Losinec, Slovakia.
Head-to-head are the leaders in this series, both with three points, after winning the opening round: the Russians beat Losinec (Slovakia) 3-0, while the Eagles beat Halle-Gueck (Belgium) 2-1. .
The match will be officiated by Bulgarian Traian Enchev (first referee), Italian Nicola Manzioni (second), Estonian Grigory Usumkov (third) and Slovakian Ladislav Angyal (timekeeper).
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