Benfica won on their trip to Paredes (1-0), in a game counting for the third round of the Portuguese Cup. It was the return of the Eagles to triumphs, after three consecutive games without a win.
Samaris (26 ’) turned out to be the hero of the match. The Greek midfielder anticipated the opposite defense following a free-kick scored by Cervi and scored the only goal of the match.
With this result, Benfica guarantees access to the fourth round of the Portuguese Cup.