Fiorentina vs Benfica: The Soccer Fiorentina will meet Benfica at Red Bull Arena in New Jersey on Wednesday for their International Champions Cup game. This will be the second match between those two teams. The only one so far ended without goals 0:0, but Fiorentina won it after penalties.
Last game between the teams: 25.07.2015 International Champions Cup: Benfica – Fiorentina 0:0 (4:5 after penalties); Luisao from Benfica was sent off for two yellow cards in the 66′
Last game at this venue: This will be the first match to see Fiorentina listed as the home side.
Worth mentioning: The only meeting between the sides was also a game from the International Champions Cup pre-season tournament. The teams were unable to break the deadlock and the match finished without goals. In the following shoot-out Fiorentina scored all of their five tries, while Benfica missed the last fifth.
The Italian team lost in their last game to Arsenal with the scoreline of 3:0. Four of the previous five Fiorentina outings produced over 2,5 goals, while two witnessed goals at both ends. La Viola sign with the Serbian goalkeeper Aleksandar Terzic from FK Famos, and have a lot of young players returning from loan spells as well. Fiorentina won each of the last three games when listed as hosts.
Benfica won their previous two matches as they managed to score eleven goals and also kept two clean sheets. There is no draw registered in the Portuguese side’s last fifteen matches, as they won twelve and lost three in the process. All of the previous five Benfica encounters featured over 2,5 goals, while three saw both sides hitting the back of the net. Coach Bruno Lage cannot rely on his young star Joao Felix after Benfica sold him for a record fee of 120 million euros to Atletico Madrid. Benfica signed with Vinicius Carlos from Napoli, Raul De Tomas from Real Madrid and Chiquinho is also coming from Moreirense.
The Eagles won four of their previous five away matches. Las escuadras de Fiorentina y Benfica tienen una cita este miércoles 24 de julio cuando disputen uno de los encuentros que continúan con las acciones de la International Champions Cup 2019. Nosotros te traemos todos los detalles de la transmisión en vivo.
El fútbol de la International Champions Cup 2019 llega la Red Bull Arena de Nueva Jersey para recibir la visita de una Fiorentina que ha hecho un buen papel hasta el momento. El cuadro italiano enfrenta a un Benfica que viene de conseguir su primer triunfo del torneo.