Podcast 177 10/27/15 – The JJ Monkey on Vitoria’s back
Oct27

Podcast 177 10/27/15 – The JJ Monkey on Vitoria’s back

In this episode… We look back at Benfica’s game in Istanbul against Galatasaray where Benfica dropped their first points of this year’s Champions League. We discuss line up changes, tactical approach and team vulnerabilities. Up next we get right into this past weekend’s Derby. Tactics, Game approach, pre-game taunting, Squad depth, and the JJ Monkey Rui Vitoria hasn’t been able to shake off his back are...

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Podcast 176 10/20/15 – International break is for the birds
Oct20

Podcast 176 10/20/15 – International break is for the birds

In this week’s podcast Fighting through some technical difficulties we manage to recap Benfica’s return to action against Vianense for the Portuguese Cup, Look ahead to Benfica’s CL match in Istanbul, and preview the Derby. thanks for...

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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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