- Mitroglou Leads Benfica to Another Victory -
Kostas Mitroglou has scored in his second consecutive match for Benfica, helping his side come away with a 0-2 victory away to Chaves in the Portuguese Primeira Liga. Mitroglou’s goal opened the score for the Eagles in the 68th minute.
Kostas Mitroglou returned from injury last week, scoring two goals in Benfica’s win over Braga. The Greek striker found the back of the net once again in today’s Primeira Liga encounter away to Chaves. With the the scores at 0-0, Mitroglou headed home Grimaldo’s free-kick to give Benfica the breakthrough in the 68th minute. Pizzi sealed Benfica's victory in the 84th minute and the Eagles stayed top the League standings.
It is Mitroglou’s third goal of the season and his second in consecutive matches. Mitroglou will hope to continue his good form in Benfica’s mid-week Champions League match away to Napoli.