April 20 2022 – 22:52
The Benfica U19 team is already in Nyon, where they will play the semi-finals on Friday
Tomas Araujo, a central defender who has already been promoted to the main team of Benfica, was part of the delegation that arrived today in Nyon, where the Reds U19 team will face Juventus on Friday, in the youth league semi. ultimate. The winner will face Atletico Madrid or Salzburg in the final scheduled for April 25th. The young man, who was an option for coach Luis Castro, will seek to help the team beat Juventus and reach the final of the competition. The budding coach can also bet on Henrique Araujo, but similar to what happened in the quarter-finals, against Sporting, he gave up the striker, who has already scored this season for the main team. Since the coach only called up three players born in 2003, midfielder Tomas Araujo, team-mate Rafael Rodriguez and goalkeeper Samuel Soares, who will start against the Italian logo, have chosen for a match that will be led by Dutchman Allard Lindhout.
On Swiss soil, the Eagles carry out from 10 am tomorrow (11 am local time) their last training session to prepare for the duel, in which not many changes are expected compared to the eleven that defeated the Lions last week.
by Walter Marquez
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