Vitoria said how Benfica is similar to Spartak

The People’s Team will have two matches against the Portuguese.

FC Spartak Moscow, Rui Vitoria

The head coach of Spartak Rui Vitoria calmly reacted to the draw in the Champions League, despite the difficulty of the opponent. Benfica has changed a lot since the departure of the specialist. In general, the Lisbon team is similar to Spartak.

“I thought if she got caught, it would be in the next round. Probably, this is the most difficult opponent of those who could fall out to us. But he took the lot calmly. Getting ready for the upcoming game and thinking what we can oppose.

Pretty strong [«Бенфика» поменялась после моего ухода]… There are new players who play for the national teams of Brazil, Argentina, Uruguay, Belgium. They have experience of playing in the Champions League.

Benfica are similar to Spartak in terms of organization of work, as well as the importance and popularity of the club in the country. Of course, I still have many friends there, but this time they will pursue their own goals, and I – mine, ”- Vitoria told the club press office.


The match “Spartak” – “Benfica” will start tomorrow at 20:00 Moscow time.