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Benfica Podcast - Talking to the Doll

An English Podcast about Sport Lisboa e Benfica. News, Game recaps, game previews and opinion.

Episode 328 - ICC Bound

On this week's podcast... We look back at Benfica's first two friendlies of the season, and offer our opinion on the new signings. Cristiano caught up with Keaton Parks for an update on how the Benfica loanee is doing in the MLS, and lastly we look at the travel roster for the ICC and discuss some news tidbits.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 17, 2019, 4:41 am

Episode 327 - The Boys are Back

On our first episode of the new season... We look at who is in and who is out, take a look at who is at camp, look at Benfica's pre-season schedule, and briefly discuss the domestic fixtures for the new season.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 9, 2019, 3:55 am

Off Season Bonus Episode - 18/19 Best of Part 5

On the last part of the best of the 18/19 season, we pick up back up on the first leg of Benfica against Eintrach, and revel on the Felix hat trick, only to contrast with the disappointment of the second leg. On the final stretch, we talk about the game at the pedreira, the final game of the season and thoughts on the team's performance under Lage.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 3, 2019, 2:11 am

Off Season Bonus Episode - 18/19 Best of Part 4

On another bonus episode...this time we go back to Lage's era in progress, right after the Benfica's trashing of Sporting at the Alvalade, the balls in Turkey, the 10-0 against Nacional, and the win at the dragao that put us in first place for good.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: June 26, 2019, 2:30 am

Off Season Bonus Episode - 18/19 Best of Part 3

On this bonus episode....we flash back to the time Rui Vitoria, was saved by a light, then finally sacked, to Lage's appointment. In between you can listen to our despair on Benfica's situation, our momentary happiness for Vitoria's almost sacking, the speculation on new coaches, Cristiano mentioning Taarabt may have a chance with a new coach, the huge let down of Vieira's about face, and the relief of Rui Vitorias sacking. featuring snippets from special guests, Joao Magalhaes, and Toronto's own Alex Seixeiro. Enjoy
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: June 18, 2019, 3:15 am

Off Season Bonus Episode - 18/19 Best of Part 2

On another best of podcast... We take a trip down the 18/19 memory lane, as we cover the last week's of Vitoria, Episode 300, and the first mention of Bruno Lage.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: June 11, 2019, 2:02 am

Off Season Bonus Episode - 18/19 Best of - Part 1

While you're hopefully enjoying the off season and missing Benfica, we decided to put together some highlights of the early part of the season podcasts. From pre-season to Renato's goal at the Luz, enjoy the little snippets, and highlights of our podcast.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: June 5, 2019, 3:07 am

Episode 326 - Season Wrap

On this week's extra long podcast.. We wrap up the season by talking through some defining moments of the season, and our highs and lows. We also give our player awards with special distinction to Cristiano's Chicken Fingers award. Lastly we play the game of keep, sell, loan with the squad and tell you what we think Benfica should do with each of the players. thank you for listening, and for supporting us throughout the season.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: May 29, 2019, 11:08 am

Episode 325 - (32+5=37) Champions!

On this week's podcast... Benfica are Liga Nos Champions for the 37th time. We briefly discuss the Santa Clara game, talk about the championship, and the celebrations.
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: May 22, 2019, 3:51 am

Episode 324 - 1 Point away

On this week's podcast.... We recap the Rio Ave game, discuss Samaris' renewal, and look ahead to the title game at Estadio da Luz this weekend where Benfica can claim their 37th championship title   thanks for listening
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: May 15, 2019, 3:56 am

Episode 323 - Rafa to the rescue

On this week's episode.. We recap the Portimonense game, and look ahead to the tough trip up north to play Rio Ave, in the penultimate round of the Liga Nos. thanks for listening
Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: May 9, 2019, 3:53 am