Updated: 06/05/2020 10: 56h
The Benfica players Weigl and Zivkovic were transferred last night to a Lisbon hospital after a group stoned the team bus after playing the match with modest Tondela, which ended in a draw to zero. The incident took place when the bus was returning to the center of Seixal, on the outskirts of Lisbon at which point it was attacked by unknown persons. "We report that, as a matter of precaution, the players Julian Weigl and Zivkovic were immediately taken to the Hospital da Luz ", in the Portuguese capital," to be examined ", Benfica points out in a statement offering" full collaboration with the authorities "to Identify those responsible. With the draw against Tondela Benfica equaled 60 points with Porto, for which reason they share the lead, although the Blue and Whites' team occupies first place as they have the "goal average" in favor.The League de Portugal has resumed this week to play the twenty-fifth day after the forced stoppage in March due to the Covid-19 pandemic and all matches will be played behind closed doors.