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Associated Press: Salvio penalty gives Benfica win over Dynamo Kyiv


LISBON, Portugal – Penalty expertise at both ends of the pitch gave Benfica a 1-0 win over Dynamo Kyiv in the Champions League on Nov. 1, all but ending the Ukrainian champion’s hopes of qualifying. Eduardo Salvio put Benfica ahead with a powerfully hit spot-kick in first-half stoppage time and, after the break, goalkeeper Ederson’s penalty […]

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