Portuguese Primeira Liga
Benfica5Vitória Guimarães0

Benfica 5-0 Vitoria Guimaraes

Benfica celebrate
Benfica have only lost twice in the league this season, and are unbeaten domestically since January

Benfica won their fourth consecutive Portuguese league title thanks to a comfortable win over Vitoria Guimaraes on the penultimate day of the season.

The Lisbon side led 4-0 at the break thanks to goals from Franco Cervi, Raul Jimenez, Pizzi and Jonas.

Jonas added a fifth, his second of the game, in the second half, as Benfica won their 36th league championship.

Benfica, FC Porto and Sporting Lisbon have won 81 of the 83 Portuguese titles between them.

Line-ups

Benfica

  • 1Ederson
  • 50Cabral Semedo
  • 4Luisão
  • 14Lindelöf
  • 3GrimaldoBooked at 85mins
  • 18Salvio
  • 21Afonso Fernandes
  • 5FejsaSubstituted forSamarisat 79'minutes
  • 22CerviSubstituted forCarrilloat 73'minutesBooked at 80mins
  • 9Jiménez Rodríguez
  • 10Gonçalves OliveiraBooked at 45minsSubstituted forMagalhães de Almeidaat 87'minutes

Substitutes

  • 6Carvalho Souza
  • 7Samaris
  • 11Mitroglou
  • 12Julio César
  • 15Carrillo
  • 27Rafa Silva
  • 34Magalhães de Almeida

Vitória Guimarães

  • 1Renato de Jesus
  • 76Boialvo GasparBooked at 54minsSubstituted forPinheiro de Carvalhoat 70'minutesBooked at 89mins
  • 3Gonçalves Leal Sá
  • 2Pereira da Silva
  • 53Ghislain Konan
  • 8Zungu
  • 5Miranda Conceição
  • 9Santos FortesSubstituted forDias Belloliat 45'minutes
  • 16HurtadoSubstituted forCoimbra Aurélioat 45'minutes
  • 21MaregaBooked at 45mins
  • 91Texeira

Substitutes

  • 10Pinheiro de Carvalho
  • 20Coimbra Aurélio
  • 26Gouano
  • 56Macedo Silva
  • 71Santos Sturgeon
  • 81Dias Belloli
  • 99Martins de Souza
Referee:
Jorge Sousa
Attendance:
64,591

Match Stats

Home TeamBenficaAway TeamVitória Guimarães
Possession
Home67%
Away33%
Shots
Home26
Away3
Shots on Target
Home13
Away0
Corners
Home4
Away1
Fouls
Home13
Away11

Live Text

Match ends, Benfica 5, Vitória Guimarães 0.

Full Time

Second Half ends, Benfica 5, Vitória Guimarães 0.

Booking

Tozé (Vitória Guimarães) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Raúl Jiménez (Benfica) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Foul by Tozé (Vitória Guimarães).

Offside, Benfica. André Almeida tries a through ball, but Raúl Jiménez is caught offside.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. André Almeida replaces Jonas.

Booking

Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica) is shown the yellow card for a bad foul.

Foul by Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica).

Raphinha (Vitória Guimarães) wins a free kick on the right wing.

Attempt missed. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box misses to the right. Assisted by André Carrillo.

Foul by Andreas Samaris (Benfica).

Moussa Marega (Vitória Guimarães) wins a free kick on the left wing.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Douglas.

Attempt saved. Pizzi (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Eduardo Salvio.

Attempt missed. Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica) left footed shot from outside the box is too high following a corner.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Douglas.

Attempt saved. Jonas (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box is saved in the bottom right corner. Assisted by Eduardo Salvio.

Booking

André Carrillo (Benfica) is shown the yellow card.

Foul by Eduardo Salvio (Benfica).

Rafael Miranda (Vitória Guimarães) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Nelsinho (Benfica) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Foul by Rafael Miranda (Vitória Guimarães).

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. Andreas Samaris replaces Lubomir Fejsa.

Attempt missed. Moussa Marega (Vitória Guimarães) right footed shot from the centre of the box is just a bit too high. Assisted by Raphinha with a cross following a corner.

Corner, Vitória Guimarães. Conceded by Lubomir Fejsa.

Attempt saved. Raúl Jiménez (Benfica) header from the centre of the box is saved in the top right corner. Assisted by Pizzi with a cross.

Corner, Benfica. Conceded by Pedro Henrique.

Attempt blocked. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) left footed shot from the left side of the box is blocked. Assisted by Pizzi.

Attempt missed. Eduardo Salvio (Benfica) right footed shot from the centre of the box is close, but misses to the right. Assisted by Jonas.

Substitution

Substitution, Benfica. André Carrillo replaces Franco Cervi.

Raúl Jiménez (Benfica) hits the right post with a right footed shot from the right side of the box. Assisted by Jonas with a cross.

Substitution

Substitution, Vitória Guimarães. Tozé replaces Bruno Gaspar.

Attempt missed. Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica) right footed shot from outside the box misses to the right. Assisted by Nelsinho.

Foul by Lubomir Fejsa (Benfica).

Bongani Zungu (Vitória Guimarães) wins a free kick in the defensive half.

Goal!

Goal! Benfica 5, Vitória Guimarães 0. Jonas (Benfica) converts the penalty with a right footed shot to the bottom left corner.

Penalty Benfica. Franco Cervi draws a foul in the penalty area.

Penalty conceded by Moussa Marega (Vitória Guimarães) after a foul in the penalty area.

Foul by Alejandro Grimaldo (Benfica).

goal

As It Stood

TeamPWDLFAGDPts
1Benfica33256270165481
2FC Porto322110166155173
3Sporting33207664352967
4Vitória Guimarães33188750381262
5Sporting Braga32149947341351
6Marítimo32139103331248
7Rio Ave32136133737045
8Feirense33136143045-1545
9Boavista32912113034-439
10GD Chaves32813113236-437
11Belenenses3399152743-1636
12Vitória Setúbal3298152837-935
13Paços de Ferreira32811133141-1035
14Estoril Praia3297163139-834
15Arouca3395193153-2232
16Moreirense3379173047-1730
17Tondela3378182752-2529
18CD Nacional3249192152-3121
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