Lisbon, Portugal-Benfica won the classic this Saturday against the Porto (1-2) with a comeback, with goals scored by the Portuguese João Félix and Rafael Silva, and snatched the lead in the Portuguese League.
On day 24, Benfica left Victor in Do Dragao after the goal scored by the Spanish Adrián López to take the three points, which placed them at the head of the classification and with an advantage of two of the «dragons». A day after is announced its renewal for another year with Porto, not came out to Sérgio Conceição good things at home.
Benfica players celebrating a touchdown before the Porto/AFP party began in face and Adrian opened the scoring for the «dragons» in minute 18 on a launch failure from the left edge of the area. The first shot of the Spanish hit the barrier, but Adrian collected the reject and the second, slipped the ball into the goal of the «Eagles», which was his first goal in the stadium Dragão from 2014.
But white joy did not last long while Iker Casillas thwarted quickly embodied with a good stop to Pizzi.En the 26th minute goal, Gabriel recovered a ball in midfield who put to Seferovic on the left. The Swiss focused towards the area, where the young João Félix finished off on the right foot to put the tie. Contrary to expectations, the next goal was also Benfica, which got the comeback after the break, in the 52 minute, when Rafa Silva signed a satin finish very settled from the entrance of the area after a pass from the luso Pizzi.
Héctor Herrera performing shot during the match against Benfica/AFP El Porto was a dangerous release of failure on the final play of the match, but the Mexican Héctor Herrera crashed the ball against the barrier. Thus, the set of Sérgio Conceição lost the lead and fell to second place with 57 points, two of Benfica, with ten days ahead to try to retrieve it and get their second consecutive League title.
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