A Different Kind Of Classico
Jan13

A Different Kind Of Classico

After a recent 1-0 away victory to Lisbon rivals Sporting CP, Benfica’s B squad hosted “The Portugal Classico” at the Caixa Futebol Campus or “The Seixal” in Lisbon this past Sunday against FC Porto. Benfica B went into this Classico in 5th place with 35 points as FC Porto have climbed up to 8th place with 32 points. Besides bragging rights (B Team’s cannot be promoted or relegated) the importance...

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Podcast 141 1/6/15
Jan07

Podcast 141 1/6/15

In this week’s episode… We look back at Benfica’s first game of 2015, where Benfica traveled up north to play a gritty Penafiel. We discuss line up changes, Cristante, Jonas, Ola John, Goncalo Guedes and JJ’s coaching work. In the middle segment, we talk about some of the moves Benfica B team players have been making. We get into the importance of a good loan, the conflict of interest when both teams play each...

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2015 Benfica’s Top 10 Predictions
Jan02

2015 Benfica’s Top 10 Predictions

2014 has come and gone and The Benfica Nation was able to create and share multiple memories. As discussed on the recent Benfica Podcast (Episode 140 aired December 30) there was a lot to be proud of. In 2014 Benfica made history in Portugal by being the only team to win the treble of Portugal (The League, The League Cup, and Portuguese Cup) and also make their second consecutive UEFA Europa League Final. The victories against rivals...

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