Benfica Podcast - Talking to the Doll

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

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

thanks for listening.


Author: talkingtothedoll
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: talkingtothedoll
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: talkingtothedoll
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: talkingtothedoll
Posted: May 16, 2018, 3:44 am

Episode 283 - The Derby Experience

On this week’s Podcast… We talk about our experience attending the Derby live, from the walk from Estadio da Luz to Alvalade, tp the game itself, we have you covered. Lastly we look ahead to the last game of the season against Moreirense at Estadio da Luz.

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Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: May 10, 2018, 3:46 am

Episode 282 - Derby for the CL Marbles

On this week’s podcast… We look back at home loss against Tondela, discuss line up choices, substitution choices, and just choices in general. Lastly we look ahead to the derby and its’ ramifications for the short and long term future.

Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: May 2, 2018, 3:39 am

Episode 281 - Toto Salva

On this week’s podcast.. We look back at Benfica’s last gasp win against Estoril, and discuss the all too common sub par seconds halves. On the second half of the pod, we look ahead to this weekend’s game against Tondela, and answer some twitter questions


Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: April 25, 2018, 3:47 am

Episode 280 - Hopes and Dreams

On this week’s episode… We take an in-depth, and lengthy look back at the Classico, Cristiano arrives in time to do his rant, and to preview the Estoril game.

Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: April 18, 2018, 2:56 am

Episode 279 - Bom Fim in Setubal

On this week’s episode… We recap Benfica’s tight win, coming from behind against Setubal to get the three points. Lastly we discuss this years Benfica Lab performance, and look ahead to the Clasico this upcoming weekend against Porto.

Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: April 11, 2018, 3:44 am

Episode 278 - For Kerri

On this week’s podcast… We look back at Benfica’s win against Guimaraes, offer our love to Jonas and Jimenez. Lastly we look ahead to this weekend’s match against Setubal, and look at Benfica’s last 6 games of the season.

This podcast is dedicated to the loving memory of Kerri Sousa.

thanks for checking us out!

Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: April 4, 2018, 3:09 am

Episode 277 - Competition Animals

On this week’s podcast… We recap Benfica’s tough win against Feirense, and discuss Rafa’s and Jimenez’s performances. To wrap up we look ahead past the international break to Benfica’s next home game against Vitoria de Guimaraes.


Author: talkingtothedoll
Posted: March 21, 2018, 3:09 am