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Episode 433 – Flip the record, play the same song

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Episode 433 – Flip the record, play the same song

On this week’s podcast…. Rui Costa Interview, Moreirense recap, Arouca and Boavista preview.

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Episode 432 – At the turn

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Episode 432 – At the turn

On this week’s podcast…Timo pitches in for the the missing Oliveiras, as we recap the P. Ferreira game,which closed out the first round, look ahead to Moreirense, and discuss the possible topics of Rui Costas’ TV appearance on Wednesday night.

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Episode 431 – The Hugger

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Episode 431 – The Hugger

On this week’s podcast….The second match at the dragao had a similar result, but with some slight changes, we discuss pre-game happenings, lineup choices, coaching miscues, and silver linings. Lastly we look ahead to P Ferreira at the Luz this weekend.

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Episode 430 – JJ has left the building

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Episode 430 – JJ has left the building

On this week’s podcast…JJ and Benfica reached an agreement for him to step down. After a year and a half the JJ experiment has come to an end. We discuss the timeline, starting with the post match lockeroom discussion to the presser where hugs happened. We also discussed the elimination of the Portuguese Cup with the embarrassing loss at the dragao, and looked ahead in a more positive light to the repeat for the league again at the dragao.

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Episode 429 – Belly Full

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Episode 429 – Belly Full

On this week’s podcast.. We look back at the Covilha and the Maritimo games, and preview the match up against porto for the Portuguese Cup. Merry Christmas to all our followers, and listeners.

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Episode 428 – Round of 16, here we come

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Episode 428 – Round of 16, here we come

On this week’s podcast.. We open up the podcast by discussing Benfica’s qualifying for the next round of the UCL, we discuss the draw fiasco, and the match up against Ajax. Next we recap the game against Famalicao, and look ahead to the league cup match against Covilha, and Bwin clash versus Maritimo.

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Episode 427 – Outcoached, Outplayed, Out JJ

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Episode 427 – Outcoached, Outplayed, Out JJ

On this week’s podcast…. We look back at the derby, where we were outcoached, outplayed, and out everything else. We also look ahead to Kiev, and Famalicao, in a month of December that can change the direction of the season.

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Episode 426 – Innocent Bystanders

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Episode 426 – Innocent Bystanders

On this episode…. We look back at what could very well be one of the darkest days in Portuguese football. The match against B-Sad should have never been played, the league failed to intervene, and Benfica sees themselves involved in a moment where they did nothing but what it was required by the leagues rules – show up and play. We also discuss the Portuguese Cup drawing that will see us travel north and play the locals, a week before the regular league fixture. Lastly we look ahead to this season’s first Derby.

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Episode 425 – Still Alive

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Episode 425 – Still Alive

On this week’s podcast… We start off by looking back at Benfica’s Portuguese Cup game against P. Ferreira, then turn our attention to match day 5 of the UCL versus Barcelona, and finish up by looking ahead to B-sad match up this weekend.

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Episode 424 – Curling past Braga

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Episode 424 – Curling past Braga

On this week’s podcast… We welcome Steve and April Seixeiro who are Portugal’s representatives in mixed doubles curling. We learn about the sport, find out how Steve and April got into the sport, and representing Portugal, and look ahead to some of the upcoming competitions and their goals. On the second half of the podcast we discuss Benfica’s win against Braga, after a week that several media outlets falsely reported issues in the locker room.

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