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Episode 426 – Innocent Bystanders

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Episode 426 – Innocent Bystanders

On this episode…. We look back at what could very well be one of the darkest days in Portuguese football. The match against B-Sad should have never been played, the league failed to intervene, and Benfica sees themselves involved in a moment where they did nothing but what it was required by the leagues rules – show up and play. We also discuss the Portuguese Cup drawing that will see us travel north and play the locals, a week before the regular league fixture. Lastly we look ahead to this season’s first Derby.

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Episode 425 – Still Alive

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Episode 425 – Still Alive

On this week’s podcast… We start off by looking back at Benfica’s Portuguese Cup game against P. Ferreira, then turn our attention to match day 5 of the UCL versus Barcelona, and finish up by looking ahead to B-sad match up this weekend.

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Episode 424 – Curling past Braga

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Episode 424 – Curling past Braga

On this week’s podcast… We welcome Steve and April Seixeiro who are Portugal’s representatives in mixed doubles curling. We learn about the sport, find out how Steve and April got into the sport, and representing Portugal, and look ahead to some of the upcoming competitions and their goals. On the second half of the podcast we discuss Benfica’s win against Braga, after a week that several media outlets falsely reported issues in the locker room.

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Episode 423 – What’s going on?

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Episode 423 – What’s going on?

On this week’s podcast… We recap the Guimaraes, Estoril, and Bayern games, discuss what is going on with the team, and look ahead to Braga.

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Episode 422 – Leaving it late

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Episode 422 – Leaving it late

On this week’s podcast.. After a week’s absence we have a lot of catching up to do. Trofense, Bayern, and Vizela recaps. and a look ahead to Guimaraes and Estoril.

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Episode 421 – High and Low

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Episode 421 – High and Low

On this week’s podcast… From the heights of cloud 9 after the win against Barcelona, to the depths of the southern Portugal with the first loss against Portimonense. We recap both games, and discuss the upcoming elections.

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Episode 420 – Double Chuk

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Episode 420 – Double Chuk

On this week’s podcast… We look back at Benfica’s win versus Vitoria S.C., look ahead to Barcelona, and Portimonense.

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Episode 419 – Déjà vu averted

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Episode 419 – Déjà vu averted

On this week’s episode….. 6 games, 6 wins a start that we would have to go back to the 82/83 season to match. We look back at the Boavista game, coincidentally the same round fixture and that derailed our perfect start last season that started the downward spiral. We try to explain the extraordinary general assembly, look ahead to Guimaraes, and answer your questions from the chat.

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Episode 418 – Efficiency Out of Balance

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Episode 418 – Efficiency Out of Balance

On this week’s podcast… After international break Benfica was back in action, we break down the win in Ponta Delgada, and the stalemate in Kiev in matchday 1 for the UCL. Lastly, we look ahead to Boavista.

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Episode 417 – Unbeaten August

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Episode 417 – Unbeaten August

On this week’s podcast… August is behind us and with it a UCL spot, sole first place in the Liga Bwin, and the close of the transfer window. We recap another nerve wracking game against Tondela, in which an unlikely hero emerged, discuss the UCL draw, that paired us against Bayern, Barcelona, and Dynamo Kiev, and discuss the closing of the transfer window.

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