Artur Moraes believes Benfica are in a “strong position” after beating Juventus 2-1
Goalkeeper Artur Moraes has praised Benfica’s togetherness and believes they are in a “strong position” after defeating Juventus 2-1 in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final.
Goals from Ezequiel Garay and Brazilian forward Rodrigo Lima ensured the Primiera Liga holders will take a lead to Turin and Artur is confident that progression to the final can be secured.
“I had to keep cool, knowing we were facing a strong side with many talented players who can make the difference in attack,” he told Sky Sport Italia.
“Thankfully, at Benfica we all attack together and defend together. We won a very important match that puts us in a strong position for the second leg.”