Arouca vs Benfica Live Score and Live Stream

Live Coverage

Arouca played Benfica at the Liga Portugal of Portugal on January 21. The match kicked off 19:00 UTC. Benfica won 0-2.

Darwin Nunez scored the first goal from the penalty spot on the 32nd minute of the game followed by a goal from Goncalo Ramos, who made the final score 0-2.

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Arouca (also known as FC Arouca) and Benfica (commonly referred to as SL Benfica) are football clubs from Portugal and they are playing this match of Liga Portugal on Friday. Make sure to follow it live here on ScoreBat.

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We are updating team formations and line-ups for Arouca - Benfica in real time.

Arouca kicked off the game with Victor Braga, Quaresma, Abdoulaye Ba, Joao Basso, Thales, David Martins Simao who got substituted by Eugeni on the 65th minute, Kouassi Eboue, Leandro Silva who got substituted by Pedro Moreira on the 52nd minute, Arsenio who got substituted by Pite on the 87th minute, Andre Bukia and Adilio who got substituted by Antony on the 52nd minute as starters, with Emilijus Zubas, Brunao, Pite, Tiago Esgaio, Eugeni, Pedro Moreira, Omri Altman, Antony and Or Dasa on the bench.

Benfica's starting eleven were Odisseas Vlachodimos, Alex Grimaldo, Jan Vertonghen, Nicolas Otamendi, Valentino Lazaro, Joao Mario, Julian Weigl, Paulo Bernardo who got substituted by Adel Taarabt on the 76th minute, Darwin Nunez who got substituted by Goncalo Ramos on the 76th minute, Roman Yaremchuk who got substituted by Everton on the 46th minute and Rafa Silva who got substituted by Diogo Goncalves on the 70th minute, with Helton Leite, Andre Almeida, Gilberto, Morato, Diogo Goncalves, Pizzi, Adel Taarabt, Everton and Goncalo Ramos on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 6 times throughout the game. Alex Grimaldo, Adilio, Pedro Moreira, Quaresma, Abdoulaye Ba and Kouassi Eboue were the ones to receive it.


Explore stats from Arouca vs Benfica on ScoreBat - we are updating the numbers on this page every second of the game.

  • Ball Possession: 44 - 56
  • Total Attempts: 7 - 5
  • Shots On Target: 1 - 4
  • Fouls: 20 - 15
  • Corners: 2 - 2
  • Saves: 2 - 1
  • Throw-Ins: 19 - 24
  • Free Kicks: 19 - 21


Arouca and Benfica have met 5 times since January 2016. Benfica have won 5 times. The most recent match between them took place on August 14, 2021 at the Liga Portugal of Portugal where Benfica won 2-0. Arouca have scored 3 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total while Benfica have scored 12. So, overall, Benfica have a better head-to-head record against Arouca in their recent history.

Arouca have won 3 of their 18 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 5 and having 10 defeats this season. They have scored 17 goals - 0.94 per match, conceding 35 - 1.94 per match. Benfica have won 14 of their 19 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 2 and having 3 defeats this season. They have scored 52 goals - 2.74 per match, conceding 16 - 0.84 per match.

Recent Form

Arouca are on a losing streak - they have lost to Belenenses and Braga in their previous 2 matches while Benfica have played a draw with Moreirense in their previous match. Overall, Arouca have won 5 of their last 20 matches, losing 10 and drawing 5, while Benfica have won 9 of their last 18 matches, losing 5 and drawing 4. In their most recent 6 matches Arouca have won once (2-1 against Boavista on 27th of November), lost 4 times (2-1 against Belenenses on 9th of January, 0-6 against Braga on 30th of December, 1-4 against Vizela on 13th of December and 2-1 against Santa Clara on 5th of December) and drew once (1-1 against Portimonense on 18th of December). In their most recent 6 matches Benfica have won 3 times (2-0 against Pacos de Ferreira on 9th of January, 7-1 against Maritimo on 19th of December and 3-0 against Sp. Covilha on 15th of December), lost twice (3-1 against Porto on 30th of December and 3-0 against Porto on 23rd of December) and drew once (1-1 against Moreirense on 15th of January).

Team Streaks

  • Arouca haven't played a draw in their previous 10 home matches.
  • Arouca have conceded a goal in their previous 7 matches.
  • Benfica have failed to keep a clean sheet in their previous 3 away matches.

Live Standings

As always, Portugal Liga Portugal's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Arouca are 17th in the table with 14 points after 18 matches, while Benfica are 3rd with 44 points in 19 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Arouca and Benfica in real time. You can watch the goals by Darwin Nunez and Goncalo Ramos as the videos of the goals are added usually minutes after the actual event if there are any official videos available. Full video highlights of Arouca - Benfica are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. Full Time
    Match ends. Arouca 0, Benfica 2.
  2. 90 + 6'
    Kouassi Eboue is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90 + 4'
    Abdoulaye Ba is shown the yellow card.
  4. 90 + 2'
    0 - 2
    Goncalo Ramos scores for Benfica.
  5. 90 + 1'
    Quaresma is shown the yellow card.
  6. 87'
    Substitution for Arouca. Pite replaces Arsenio
  7. 76'
    Substitution for Benfica. Goncalo Ramos replaces Darwin Nunez
  8. 76'
    Substitution for Benfica. Adel Taarabt replaces Paulo Bernardo
  9. 70'
    Substitution for Benfica. Diogo Goncalves replaces Rafa Silva
  10. 65'
    Substitution for Arouca. Eugeni replaces David Martins Simao
  11. 56'
    Pedro Moreira is shown the yellow card.
  12. 52'
    Substitution for Arouca. Antony replaces Adilio
  13. 52'
    Substitution for Arouca. Pedro Moreira replaces Leandro Silva
  14. 46'
    Substitution for Benfica. Everton replaces Roman Yaremchuk
  15. 46'
    Adilio is shown the yellow card.
  16. Kick-off
    Second half begins
  17. Half Time - 0 : 1
    First half ends.
  18. 44'
    Alex Grimaldo is shown the yellow card.
  19. 42'
    Missed Penalty
    Joao Basso from Arouca failed to score from the spot.
  20. 32'
    0 - 1
    Darwin Nunez scores from the penalty spot for Benfica making the score 0 - 1.
  21. Kick-off
    First half begins