Estoril x Benfica, 6a Jornada
Sep27

Estoril x Benfica, 6a Jornada

Today, Benfica will face Estoril Praia in the modest Estadio Antonio Coimbra da Mota holding a 5500 spectators capacity. Kick-off is at 18:30 GMT. (Here is a link already up to watch it live) After earning their spot in the Primeira Liga by winning the Liga de Honra title in 2011-2012, Estoril surprised all by finishing 5th in 2012-2013 and 4th last year, only 7 points away from 3rd classified Porto. Those are amazing results for a...

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Podcast 126 9/23/14
Sep23

Podcast 126 9/23/14

In this week’s episode…. Benfica hosted Moreirense and came back from a 0-1 deficit to get the 3 points with a 3-1 final result.We look back at Benfica’s first half, Eliseu’s important goal, and JJ’s decision to make a very tactical substitution on the 35th minute. Steve breaks down the change and explains how it affected 3 different areas. On the final segment, we look ahead to our away game versus...

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Podcast #124 9/2/14
Sep02

Podcast #124 9/2/14

On tonight’s podcast… We look back at the derby, high’s and lows, the good and the bad, and the opinion of Laura who was at the game. Next up, We take a look at the transfer window, and can’t help to be happy with the Enzo staying. If there was a sector on this team Benfica strengthened was the midfield, after signing Samaris, we signed Italian prodigy, Bryan Cristante from AC Milan, and cant help but to be...

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Podcast #123  8/26/14
Aug26

Podcast #123 8/26/14

In this week’s episode… We open up the pod, talking about Benfica’s game against Boavista. A tough win, in a scrappy game, in a terrible artificial pitch. It wasn’t a stellar performance, but we walk away with the all important 3 points ahead of the derby. We talk about about JJ’s starting choices, his insistence in playing Jara, and Talisca, the lack of output from Lima, and Ruben Amorim’s injury;...

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The Lisbon Derby August 31, 2014
Aug26

The Lisbon Derby August 31, 2014

Match Day 3 will feature The Lisbon Derby from The Liga Zon Sagres which will take place this Sunday August 31, 2014 at Benfica’s Estádio Da Luz. Benfica are going into this match with a two point advantage over their Lisbon rival’s. The argument can be made that SCP has had stiffer competition then SLB as they nearly lost match day 1 drawing away 1-1 (Carillo) to Academica De Coimbra and in match day 2 defeated Arouca 1-0...

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