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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 294 - Da Chammmmmmpions!

After a pause for international break, we are back with our newest episode. We open up this week's episode breaking down Benfica's inaugural game of this season's League Cup against Rio Ave. We address some news items, preview Match Day 1 against Bayern Munich, and this upcoming weekend's game against Aves for the Liga Nos.

thanks for listening

 

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: September 19, 2018, 3:15 am

Episode 293 - Unbeaten August

On this week's podcast.. We recap Benfica's win at Nacional, discuss UCL draw, and Benfica's opponents in the group stages, and Dave tries to explain the League of Nations competition format, when we discuss Benfica players called to international duty.

 

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: September 5, 2018, 3:25 am

Episode 292 - Show me the Money

On this week's podcast... Cristiano and Dave are back, as we break down the first Derby of the season. A home game where Benfica was superior, but could not get the 3 points. Following the Derby recap, we recap Benfica's second leg of the last UCL qualifier against PAOK in Greece. Lastly, we look ahead to Benfica's next Liga Nos game against Nacional da Madeira.

 

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: August 30, 2018, 3:37 am

Episode 291 - Eyeing it up

On this week's podcast....Professional Scout Kevin Antunes( @Antunessoccer ) stops in to talk scouting, and help us break down the Boavista, and Paok games, as well as previewing the Lisbon Derby this weekend.

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: August 23, 2018, 3:22 am

Episode 290 - Hello World, my name is Gedson

On this week's podcast.. Recap of Benfica's season opener against Guimaraes, the second leg against Fenerbahce, and a preview of Benfica's 2nd round match up against Boavista.

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: August 16, 2018, 2:48 am

Episode 289 - Playtime is Over

On this week's podcast... We look back at Benfica's loss to Lyon in the Eusebio Cup, and last game of the pre-season. We recap the preseason, reveal our surprises, and our opinion on players who may have cemented a starting spot with their performances in the pre-season. Next up, we enlisted the help of Eric Krakauer to preview Benfica's UCL prelim game against Fenerbahce. Lastly we look ahead to the first game of the season against Viktoria de Guimaraes.

 

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: August 7, 2018, 2:40 am

Episode 288 - Make Benfica Great Again

On this week's episode... We look back at Benfica's US tour, from the game against Dortmund in Pittsburgh, to the game in New Jersey. We offer our opinion on line up decisions by Vitoria, which could give us an indication of how Benfica will line up in the start of of the new season. We offer our opinion on players who have stood out, and Timo joins us to share some stories from his NJ trip, and his elevator encounters with Benfica players.

thanks for listening

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: August 1, 2018, 4:04 am

Episode 287 - Sado, Snip, St George's

On this week's Benfica Podcast.... We look back at Benfica's game against Setubal for the Torneio Internacional do Sado, and we discuss the 5 cuts Rui Vitoria made before the 30 man roster trip to St Georges for the next phase of pre-season

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Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 18, 2018, 3:10 am

Episode 286 - First Impressions

On this week's Benfica podcast... We offer our very early opinion on Benfica's new signings, and promoted players after the first game of the pre-season. We look ahead to this season's Liga Nos calendar for Benfica, and discuss news and rumors.]

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Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 12, 2018, 3:00 am

Episode 285 - New Start

On our first podcast of the season... We talk about all the ins and outs during the off season, tell you who is at camp, and take an early look at the depth chart. We also go through Benfica's pre-season schedule.

Thanks for listening

Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: July 4, 2018, 4:25 am

Episode 284 - Disapentament - Season Wrap Up

On the last podcast of the 17/18 season... We briefly discuss Benfica's last game of the season against Moreirense, and then go on to our end of season wrap up. We offer our opinion on what went wrong, our highlights, and lowlights of the season, as well as our Best Defensive, Best Offensive, Most Improved, Revelation player and MVP awards. We also look at this years roster and play a quick game of keep, loan or sell. Lastly we look at Benfica's pre-season schedule.

thank you for all your support this season.


Author: Alfredo Fumacas
Posted: May 16, 2018, 3:44 am