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Benfica and Inter give a spectacle

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Benfica and Inter have presented a spectacle in the fifth match of Group D of the "Champions". Benfica, unlikely to qualify further, and Inter, already qualified for the next stage, drew 3:3 on Wednesday night. Joao Mario scored a hat-trick in the first half for the hosts, scoring in the fifth, 13th and 34th minutes.

However, Marko Arnautovic in the 51st minute, Davide Frattesi in the 58th minute and Alexis Sanchez from the penalty in the 72nd minute sealed the final result of the meeting, 3:3. Antonio Silva of the hosts was punished with red in the 86th minute. Inter, in second place, has advanced with 11 points. Benfica remains last with one point.