Sporting vs Benfica Live Score and Live Stream


Sporting played Benfica at the Liga Portugal of Portugal on April 6. The match kicked off 19:30 UTC. Sporting won 2-1.

Geny Catamo scored the first goal on the 1st minute of the game followed by a goal from Alexander Bah. Catamo later scored 1 more, making the final score 2-1.

Sporting (also known as Sporting CP) and Benfica (commonly referred to as SL Benfica) meet again 11 days after the National cup match which ended in a draw 2-2. Sporting will be playing the match after a draw against Benfica on April 2 in National cup which extended their unbeaten streak to 3 matches. This match can be a great chance for them to turn to winning ways if they sort out the problems in the defense as they have been conceding goals for 5 consecutive home matches now.

Benfica are going into the fixture after playing a draw against Sporting on April 2 extending their unbeaten streak to 6 matches.

ScoreBat is covering Sporting vs Benfica in real time, providing the live stream and live score of the match, team line-ups, full match stats, live match commentary and official video highlights. We cover all matches of Portugal Liga Portugal in real time and provide live streaming whenever possible.


Live Streaming

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

Sporting kicked off the game with Franco Israel, Goncalo Inacio who got substituted by Ousmane Diomande on the 72nd minute, Sebastian Coates, Jeremiah St. Juste, Matheus Reis, Hidemasa Morita who got substituted by Daniel Braganca on the 54th minute, Morten Hjulmand who got substituted by Koba Koindredi on the 80th minute, Geny Catamo, Pedro Goncalves who got substituted by Marcus Edwards on the 72nd minute, Francisco Trincao who got substituted by Paulinho on the 80th minute and Viktor Gyokeres as starters, with Diogo De Carvalho Pinto, Ousmane Diomande, Ricardo Esgaio, Eduardo Quaresma, Daniel Braganca, Koba Koindredi, Marcus Edwards, Paulinho and Nuno Santos on the bench.

Benfica's starting eleven were Anatolii Trubin, Fredrik Aursnes, Nicolas Otamendi, Antonio Silva, Alexander Bah, Joao Pedro Goncalves Neves, Florentino, David Neres who got substituted by Orkun Kokcu on the 90th minute, Rafa Silva who got substituted by Marcos Leonardo on the 90th minute, Angel Di Maria and Casper Tengstedt who got substituted by Arthur Cabral on the 71st minute, with Samuel Soares, Tomas Araujo, Alvaro Fernandez Carreras, Morato, Orkun Kokcu, Joao Mario, Arthur Cabral, Tiago Gouveia and Marcos Leonardo on the bench.

Referee showed the yellow card 9 times throughout the game. Geny Catamo, Morten Hjulmand, Nicolas Otamendi, David Neres, Alexander Bah, Casper Tengstedt, Fredrik Aursnes, Paulinho and Antonio Silva were the ones to receive it.


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

  • Ball Possession: 45 - 55
  • Total Attempts: 8 - 8
  • Shots On Target: 4 - 3
  • Fouls: 12 - 9
  • Corners: 7 - 13
  • Saves: 3 - 2
  • Total Passes: 411 - 404
  • Completed Passes: 329 - 330
  • Throw-Ins: 19 - 23
  • Free Kicks: 11 - 12


Sporting and Benfica have met 5 times since January 2023. Sporting have won once, 3 matches ended in a draw while Benfica have also won once. The most recent match between them took place on April 2, 2024 at the National cup of Portugal which ended in a draw - 2-2. Sporting have scored 9 goals in these 5 head-to-head matches in total and Benfica have also scored 9. So, overall, Sporting and Benfica have almost identical head-to-head record against each other in their recent history.

Sporting have won 24 of their 28 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 2 and having 2 defeats this season. They have scored 83 goals - 2.96 per match, conceding 27 - 0.96 per match. Benfica have won 21 of their 28 matches in Liga Portugal, drawing 4 and having 3 defeats this season. They have scored 62 goals - 2.21 per match, conceding 23 - 0.82 per match.

Recent Form

Sporting have played a draw with Benfica in their previous match while Benfica have played a draw with Sporting in their previous match. Overall, Sporting have won 14 of their last 20 matches, losing 2 and drawing 4, while Benfica have won 13 of their last 20 matches, losing 2 and drawing 5.

Sporting have won 3 times (1-2 against Estrela Amadora on 29th of March, 6-1 against Boavista on 17th of March and 0-3 against Arouca on 10th of March), lost once (2-1 against Atalanta on 14th of March) and drew twice (2-2 against Benfica on 2nd of April and 1-1 against Atalanta on 6th of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Benfica have won 4 times (1-0 against Chaves on 29th of March, 0-1 against Casa Pia on 17th of March, 0-1 against Rangers on 14th of March and 3-1 against Estoril on 10th of March) and drew twice (2-2 against Sporting on 2nd of April and 2-2 against Rangers on 7th of March) in their most recent 6 matches.

Team Streaks

  • Sporting haven't lost in their previous 10 home matches.
  • Benfica have gone 6 consecutive matches without a defeat.
  • Sporting's last 5 matches had over 2.5 goals.
  • Benfica have gone 4 consecutive away matches without a draw.

Live Standings

As always, Portugal Liga Portugal's live standings are availble and updated in real time. Sporting are the leaders in the table with 74 points after 28 matches, while Benfica are the 2nd with 67 points in 28 matches.

Video Highlights

We are adding goal videos and full video highlights of the match between Sporting and Benfica in real time. You can watch the goals by Geny Catamo and Alexander Bah 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 Sporting - Benfica are being added as they become available on the official social media channels of the league or the teams.

Live Commentary

  1. FT
    Full Time
    Match ends. Sporting 2, Benfica 1.
  2. 90 + 9'
    Antonio Silva is shown the yellow card.
  3. 90 + 9'
    Second Yellow
    Fredrik Aursnes is shown the second yellow.
  4. 90 + 6'
    Paulinho is shown the yellow card.
  5. 90 + 1'
    2 - 1
    Geny Catamo scores for Sporting.
  6. 90'
    Substitution for Benfica. Orkun Kokcu replaces David Neres
  7. 90'
    Substitution for Benfica. Marcos Leonardo replaces Rafa Silva
  8. 86'
    Fredrik Aursnes is shown the yellow card.
  9. 80'
    Substitution for Sporting. Koba Koindredi replaces Morten Hjulmand
  10. 80'
    Substitution for Sporting. Paulinho replaces Francisco Trincao
  11. 74'
    Casper Tengstedt is shown the yellow card.
  12. 72'
    Substitution for Sporting. Ousmane Diomande replaces Goncalo Inacio
  13. 72'
    Substitution for Sporting. Marcus Edwards replaces Pedro Goncalves
  14. 71'
    Substitution for Benfica. Arthur Cabral replaces Casper Tengstedt
  15. 54'
    Substitution for Sporting. Daniel Braganca replaces Hidemasa Morita
  16. 2T
    Second half begins
  17. HT
    Half Time - 1 : 1
    First half ends.
  18. 45 + 3'
    1 - 1
    Alexander Bah scores for Benfica, assisted by Angel Di Maria.
  19. 45 + 1'
    Alexander Bah is shown the yellow card.
  20. 40'
    David Neres is shown the yellow card.
  21. 27'
    Nicolas Otamendi is shown the yellow card.
  22. 27'
    Morten Hjulmand is shown the yellow card.
  23. 4'
    Geny Catamo is shown the yellow card.
  24. 1'
    1 - 0
    Geny Catamo scores for Sporting, assisted by Pedro Goncalves.
  25. 1T
    First half begins