Benfica wins Portugal Cup
Benfica wins Valadares Gaia 4-0 and takes the Portuguese women’s cup.
The female team of Benfica won in the first year of the team the Portuguese Cup of soccer, winning the Valadares Gaia, by 4-0. They scored Darlene at 55 ‘, Yasmin at 68’, Ana Vitória at 71 ‘and closed the scoring Eveline at 86’.
Only in the second half did Benfica’s players succeed in spite of the many opportunities they had and faced a Valadares goalkeeper, Neide, who was the best at Valadares.
But everything changed at half-time. in the 55th minute, Darlene scored a penalty, after missing in the area of Valadares, which was reduced to 10. Yasmin took advantage of, soon after, to free, to increase the result to 2-0.
Benfica then had to ‘manage’ the result. Ana Vitória scored 3-0 and Eveline scored 4-0 at 71 ‘and 86’ respectively.
Already at the end of the game Neide – the guardian of Valadares – who made a fantastic exhibition, left injured, and Bruna Rocha and was replaced by the player of field, in the last minutes and managing to avoid 5 of Benfica in the last play.