Carlos Vinícius after 63 minutes scored the goal in a very difficult game.
Benfica started the game with Gedson and Seferovic in front of the attack against V. Setúbal. RDT stayed in the bank.
But Benfica was not much different. Bruno Lage maintained the team’s position, with Gedson offering greater depth.
Sandro Mendes’s team played compact and with the low lines, always with the three men alert to the counterattack. He always attacked a lot from the right, where Berto was, but without much success.
Already the Benfica, with some difficulty to pierce the defensive block of Setubakl, there, finding spaces, creating danger. Seferovic, Pizzi and Gedson had the best opportunities to score in the first half.
V. Setúbal in the second half wanted to change the match. In five minutes, two very dangerous shots that made the Benfica team feel, but quickly took over the game.
A Benfica with no ideas to overcome the defensive of Setúbal, and it was on the bench that came the solution. Carlos Vinícius came on for Pizzi and four minutes after being in the field scored the winning goal.
After a rebound, Vinicius welcomed, rolled over Makaridze and shot deep into the net.
Benfica gained confidence with the goal scored, but disappeared after Taarabt’s dismissal, due to a hard foul on Zequinha, and Vitória de Setúbal gained courage for the final minutes in Luz.