Podcast 121 8/12/14
Aug12

Podcast 121 8/12/14

In this weeks episode…. We open up the pod by talking about Benfica’s dominant performance in the Super Cup against Rio Ave, a performance which falters by not having been one where the chances created didn’t bear half the amount of goals. Winning the game in Pk’s ends up being a just reward, but Benfica showed a lot more. Still on the the Super Cup, we talk about Enzo’s importance to the team and the...

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BENFICA: VENCEDOR DA SUPERTACA CANDIDO DE OLIVEIRA EDICAO 2014
Aug10

BENFICA: VENCEDOR DA SUPERTACA CANDIDO DE OLIVEIRA EDICAO 2014

Wow, what a night!! I have to admit, I did say we will win this game. Despite the awful display of football presented during the pre-season. We had to win it. And we did. The team lined up tonight looked a much stronger side, thanks to our usual titular Luisao+Jardel, Enzo Perez (a joy to watch) and Gaitan. We finally looked like a team with some sort of potential. This game gave us a good preview of what we will look like this...

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The Bad, The Ugly, & the Not So Good – Pre Season 14/15
Aug10

The Bad, The Ugly, & the Not So Good – Pre Season 14/15

  When 1954 World Cup winning coach Sepp Herberger coined the phrase, “the ball is round”, he hardly could have been aware of the chrysalis the phrase would take on over the consequent years. Some 60 years later, the phrase’s nucleus still remains the simplest and most compelling way to describe the sport’s cruel yet submissive manner of being notoriously unpredictable, often in the most dramatic of ways.   12 months ago,...

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Podcast 120 8/5/14
Aug05

Podcast 120 8/5/14

In this Episode…. We start off with Cardozo’s exit, and discussing our own personal feelings about Cardozo. Not always a consensual choice among fans, Cardozo’s numbers are hard to dispute. The best foreign goal scorer of all time at Benfica, and 9th overall in the club’s rich history, Cardozo leaves behind numbers that will be hard to surpass not to mention unforgettable. We wish Cardozo the best of luck in...

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Podcast 118  7/22/14
Jul22

Podcast 118 7/22/14

In this week’s episode… We offer our first impressions on the new signings, the returning players, and some of the B players that have been promoted. Next up we enlist the help of Pedro to explain Benfica’s obligations to BES and what that means for the immediate future of the club. thanks for checking us out please subscribe via Itunes, Stitcher Radio or RSS...

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