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Episode 230 – Pressure, Schmessure

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Episode 230 – Pressure, Schmessure

On this week’s episode. We open up the podcast by looking back at Benfica’s game against Nacional, where Benfica got back on the winning track. We discuss Zivkovic, Pizzi’s influence, Paposeco’s return and Felipe Augusto’s debut. In the second half, we look ahead to the Arouca game and the first game of the UCL knock out round against Dortmund. We close out by answering your twitter questions. thank you for listening, please subscribe via...

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Episode 229 – January woes, bring closer foes

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Episode 229 – January woes, bring closer foes

In this week’s podcast. We recap both the Moreirense game and Setubal games. We discuss the team’s current moment, and the possibility the team is looking either out of focus, or tired. We look ahead to this weekend’s game against Nacional, the fixture list for February, recap the transfer window, and your twitter questions. please subscribe via itunes, RSS feed, or Stitcher...

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Episode 228 – All the toppings on that Pizzi

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Episode 228 – All the toppings on that Pizzi

In this week’s podcast.. We look back and Benfica’s past two games against Leixoes, and Tondela. Next we look forward to Benfica’s next two games, discuss Guedes’ transfer and take your twitter questions. thanks for listening please subscribe and rate us on Itunes, RSS Feed, or stitcher...

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Episode 227 – Not so Boa Vista

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Episode 227 – Not so Boa Vista

In this week’s podcast.. We start off by looking at Benfica’s game against Boavista, where Benfica saw themselves 0-3 after the 25th minute, but clawed back to salvage 1 point. We discuss Rui Vitoria’s approach to the game, line up changes, and consequent substitutions. Next up we look ahead to Leixoes for the Portuguese Cup and Tondela which marks the start of the second round of the league. Lastly we look back at Benfica’s rosters for the past 8 seasons, and pick our best 11. thanks for listening, please subscribe...

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Episode 226 – The fault in our crest stars

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Episode 226 – The fault in our crest stars

In this week’s podcast… We look back at both Guimaraes games, and we discuss the return of Jonas, his chemistry with Mitroglou, Salvio’s team status, and the performance of the less used players in the League Cup game. We look ahead to Boavista and take your twitter question thanks for...

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Episode 225 – Happy New Jonas

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Episode 225 – Happy New Jonas

In this week’s episode… In the first episode of the year, we catch you up on the 3 games Benfica played after our last podcast, Rio Ave for the league, P. Ferreira and Vizela for the League Cup. After recapping the matches we look ahead to the month of January, Guimaraes which comes up this weekend, and we discuss the transfer window. To close the show we answer you twitter questions thank you for...

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Episode 224 – Iceman Goeth

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Episode 224 –  Iceman Goeth

In this week’s episode… We start off by recapping the Portuguese cup game against Real Massama, and the Estoril game. We discuss the return of Jonas, some team’s hypocrisy in regards to non-calls. To finish up we look ahead to Rio Ave, and to the impending Lindelof transfer. thanks for supporting, happy holidays and a happy new year from our family to...

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Podcast 223 – Ederson, Paper, Scissors

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Podcast 223 – Ederson, Paper, Scissors

In this week’s episode… We start of the podcast by discussing the derby. We talk about tactics, Rafa’s start, and how Benfica was able to put more points between them and their eternal rivals. Next, we look ahead to Benfica’s upcoming games, first one coming up this wednesday for the Portuguese Cup against Real Massama, and then on the weekend at Estoril for the league. Lastly, we take a look at the UCL draw, in which we drew Borussia Dortmund. We finish up by answering twitter questions. thanks for checking us out,...

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Podcast 222 – Castaway in Madeira and the Lifeline from Ukraine

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Podcast 222 – Castaway in Madeira and the Lifeline from Ukraine

In this week’s episode… After a 4 week absence we return to recap Benfica’s last two games. After the first loss of the season in the Madeira island at the hands of Maritimo, we discuss what this loss at this particular time of the season will do for Benfica. Next up, we discuss Benfica’s loss to Napoli in matchday 6, a loss that would have seen Benfica go out of the competition were it not for the Kiev win against Besitkas. We wonder if the news from Kiev winning by 4 at half time conditioned a poor performance by...

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Podcast 221 – 90+2 = LiLo

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Podcast 221 – 90+2 = LiLo

In this week’s podcast… We discuss Benfica’s game at the dragao. We have a full tactical breakdown, and discuss game approach by Rui Vitoria. Lastly, we answer your questions. thanks for checking us out, please subscribe on Itunes, RSS Feed, or Stitcher...

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