Christy Ucheibe returns to winning ways with Benfica

Published on: 25 October 2022

Super Falcons defender Christy Ucheibe and her Benfica side were two nil winners against Lank Vilaverdense in the Portuguese LigaBP at the Estadio Municipal Jose Martins, gathered

Christy Ucheibe kept a clean sheet in defence as SL Benfica earn a home league win.

Valerie Cantuario who emerged the MVP of the game scored the first goal in the 7th minute and thereafter assisted Kika Nazareth's goal in the 83rd minute.

The win which is their fourth in four matches keeps SL Benfica second with twelve points same as Sporting Lisbon who have superior goals.

Benfica was returning from  a champions league heavy defeat to Asisat Oshoala's Barcelona last week.

Ucheibe will seek to get their campaign of the Women's Champions League started properly when they play Bayern Munich Women on Thursday.