Episode 390 – A Welcome Gift
Dec22

Episode 390 – A Welcome Gift

On this week’s podcast… We look back at Benfica’s win in Barcelos against Gil Vicente, preview another crucial match for Benfica under JJ in this season’s Super Cup against Porto. We discuss the importance of the game against Porto and how it could set the stage for an extremely difficult January month. Lastly we look ahead to the next game of the Liga Nos against last place Portimonense.

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Episode 389 – Resiliency
Dec16

Episode 389 – Resiliency

On this week’s podcast…. It’s a triple play of game recaps, first we looked back at the last match of the Europa League group stages, where Benfica had minimal hopes of finishing first in the group, then a game against Vilafranquense for the Portuguese Cup where Benfica exercised their logical domination against a second division team. The last recap was of the Portuguese League Cup against Guimaraes for a spot in...

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Episode 388 – To the Wire
Dec09

Episode 388 – To the Wire

On this week’s podcast… We look back at both the Lech Poznan and P. Ferreira games, and look ahead to Benfica’s last game in the group stages of the Europa League

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Episode 387 – Chasing Results
Dec01

Episode 387 – Chasing Results

On this week’s podcast…. We recap both the Rangers game and Maritimo games, in which Benfica had to come from behind to salvage points. We discuss Otamendi’s play, the possibility of confidence being a big factor in the team’s current form, and we look ahead to the Lech Poznan and P. Ferreira fixtures.

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Episode 386 – Time for Debuts
Nov24

Episode 386 – Time for Debuts

On this week’s podcast…. After the international break Benfica returned to action in this season’s debut of the Portuguese Cup. None of the internationals made the game roster as JJ opted to include 9 “B” team players and 2 juniors in the game call up sheet. The scoreline is not indicative of Benfica’s domination of the game, but of their lack efficiency in front of goal. We recap the game, discuss...

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