Reuters | By Reuters
UPDATED ON SEP 28, 2020 03:52 PM IST
Benfica confirmed the transfers in a statement on Sunday but said the players would still need to sign their respective contracts.
UPDATED ON AUG 31, 2020 05:16 PM IST
Twice former European champions Benfica were handed a tough match away to Greek side PAOK in the draw on Monday for the Champions League third qualifying round.
PORTO, Portugal | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 16, 2020 07:45 AM IST
Danilo and Moussa Marega scored second-half goals to give Porto an insurmountable eight-point lead over second-place Benfica with two rounds to go. Benfica defeated Vitória Guimarães 2-0 on Tuesday to temporarily delay Porto’s celebrations. A draw also would have been enough for Porto.
LISBON, Portugal | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON JUL 15, 2020 07:11 AM IST
Chiquinho scored in the 37th minute and Haris Seferovic added the second in the 87th to move Benfica within five points of Porto ahead of the rival’s home match against third-place Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday.
LISBON | By Reuters
UPDATED ON JUN 05, 2020 09:08 AM IST
Benfica football club said in a statement. German midfielder Julian Weigl, 24, and Serbian winger Andrija Zivkovic, 23, were hit with shrapnel and taken to the Hospital da Luz in Lisbon to be treated as a precaution, Benfica said.
La Liga 2019: Joao Felix’s ‘filthy’ nutmeg draws comparisons with legendary Diego Maradona, watch video
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 19, 2019 06:46 PM IST
Joao Felix’s sensational run during Atletico Madrid’s La Liga season opener against Getafe saw twitterati comparing the 19-year-old with legendary Diego Maradona.
Porto | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON MAY 07, 2019 12:00 AM IST
The 37-year-old, who has played for Porto since 2015, was admitted to hospital last Wednesday after suffering what the Portuguese club called an “acute myocardial infarction” in training.
Paris | By Agence France-Presse
UPDATED ON FEB 22, 2019 06:46 PM IST
Both Premier League clubs will be at home in the first leg on Thursday, March 7, with the return matches scheduled for March 14.
Monaco | By AFP
UPDATED ON OCT 13, 2018 03:43 PM IST
The former striker will be joined by Joao Carlos Valado Tralhao, under-23 coach at Benfica, and Patrick Kwame Ampadu, coach at the Arsenal Academy.
Omnisport | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JUL 19, 2018 06:32 PM IST
Alisson is expected to sign for Liverpool on a five-year deal worth 75 million euros, a world record for a goalkeeper, media reports suggested.
Associated Press, Rio de Janeiro | By Associated Press
UPDATED ON APR 22, 2018 04:25 PM IST
Julio Cesar’s accolades include five Italian titles and the 2010 Champions League title with Inter, three Portuguese titles with Benfica and the 2004 Copa America with Brazil