Watch highlights of Rio Ave vs Benfica. Salvio put the visitors ahead with a toe poke past Ederson early in the game after a great long pass from Pizzi. The hosts leveled the scoreline on the 74th minute from the penalty spot after Samaris' handball. Júlio César was inches away from saving Ukra's shot. Minutes later Luisâo was shown a straight red for a foul outside the area on Tiago Pinto, the Rio Ave player was through on goal. Forward Del Valle sentenced the game for 10-men Benfica with seconds left on the clock.
Rio Ave 0 - 1 Benfica, Salvio, 5m (assist by Pizzi)
Rio Ave 1 - 1 Benfica, Ukra (penalty), 74m
Luisão red card, 85m
Rio Ave 2 - 1, Del Valle, 90'+5m