Last 5 League Games at Estadio da Luz
Score
Date
Draw
1-1
25-08-2018
Draw
1-1
03-01-2018
Benfica win
2-1
11-12-2016
Sporting win
3-0
25-10-2015
Draw
1-1
31-08-2014


Lisbon Derby Match Preview: Benfica vs Sporting








When - July 25, 2020 


Where:  Lisbon, Portugal at Estadio da Luz  Time: 21:15 WEST
















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Key Facts












- Benfica will take on FC Porto in Taca de Portugal final to end their season.

- Benfica intern manager Nelson Verissimo is 3-1-0 since taking over for Bruno Lage.

- Benfica is set in second place but Sporting needs at least one point to clinch third place and spot in Europa League group stage next season. 

- Sporting's newly appointed manager Ruben Amorim is 6-3-1 since taking over the role with club the last ten games.

- Sporting's Jovane Cabral was named the player of the month for June, following Benfica's Pizzi and Carlos Vinicius earlier wins this season.

- The clubs two home stadiums are a 36 minute (2.7km) walk from one another and a 7 minute car ride, making game day a hold to see.

- Soon to be appointed Benfica manager Jorge Jesus was on the Sporting sideline when they last won at the Luz in 2015, 3-0.

 


WRITTEN BY JORGE CORREIA

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