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# sl-benfica - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

Tottenham secure 18-month loan deal for Benfica's Fernandes

The 21-year-old midfielder is Jose Mourinho’s first signing at Spurs.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Atletico table €126 million bid for Benfica's Portuguese teenager

If the deal is done, Joao Felix would become the first most expensive signing of all time.

# sl-benfica - Friday 15 March, 2019

Arsenal pitted against Napoli, Chelsea draw Slavia Prague in the Europa League

Villarreal and Valencia meet in an all-Spanish quarter-final.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Mourinho preparing for 'the next step' but Benfica return ruled out

The former Manchester United manager has no intention of heading back to his homeland just yet.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 12 December, 2017

Matic reveals how Aimar and Saviola made him a £40m holding midfielder

The Serbia international admits that he was forced out of an attacking berth during his time at Benfica.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

'In that moment, I protect him': Jose Mourinho explains Lukaku penalty snub Drought This post contains videos

'In that moment, I protect him': Jose Mourinho explains Lukaku penalty snub

The Belgian striker went to take a spot-check but his manager instructed Daley Blind to step up instead.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

Another moment to forget for Benfica's teenage goalkeeper as Man United get job done

Mile Svilar saved a penalty but also scored an unfortunate own goal as Jose Mourinho’s side won 2-0.

As it happened: Manchester United v Benfica, Uefa Champions League

Jose Mourinho’s side were looking to make it four wins in a row.

Manchester United hand Champions League debut to 20-year-old midfielder

Scott McTominay has featured a few times this season but tonight represented another significant moment in his burgeoning career.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

As it happened: Benfica v Manchester United, Bayern Munich v Celtic

We followed tonight’s group games in Lisbon and Munich.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Barcelona sign Portuguese star for €30 million

Benfica right-back Nelson Semedo has joined the Catalan side on a five-year deal.

# sl-benfica - Monday 12 June, 2017

'Lindelof will star at Man Utd' – Larsson backs fellow Swede to be a shrewd investment

An international team-mate of the highly-rated defender has tipped him to be a success at Old Trafford.

# sl-benfica - Saturday 27 May, 2017

Man City close to signing new goalkeeper for world record fee - reports

Pep Guardiola looks set to make Benfica’s Ederson the priciest shot-stopper in history.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

Neymar confirms his greatness and more talking points on a remarkable Champions League night

Plus, why Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is good enough to get in any side in Europe

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 7 March, 2017

The rise of Dortmund's French 'wunderkind' Ousmane Dembele

The 19-year-old forward has had a bright start to life in the Bundesliga and looks set to line out in the Champions League on Wednesday.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Advantage Benfica as hosts sneak win after Aubameyang fluffs Dortmund's lines

The Portuguese side take a one-goal lead into the second leg.

Can PSG's Spanish boss upset Barca? What to look out for in the Champions League last-16

The knockout stages are here and Borussia Dortmund play in Portugal tonight, while Arsenal take on Bayern Munich and Real Madrid host Napoli tomorrow.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

What's at stake in the final round of Champions League group matches tonight?

Arsenal and PSG are both aiming to qualify as Group A winners, while Celtic can’t catch Manchester City or Barcelona.

# sl-benfica - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Barcelona in talks with 32-goal striker, agent confirms

The Camp Nou side have made a move for the 32-year-old in their hunt for attacking reinforcements.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 14 April, 2016

Lionel Messi out of sorts and more Champions League talking points

Plus, master strategist Diego Simeone enhances reputation following another impressive win.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

Bayern see off Benfica in entertaining quarter-final clash

Pep Guardiola took his German champions to the Estadio Da Luz with a 1-0 first-leg lead.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Should Suarez have been sent off and more Champions League talking points

Plus, Atletico Madrid striker Fernando Torres goes from hero to villain.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 5 April, 2016

Vidal's early header gives Bayern a slender first-leg advantage

Pep Guardiola’s side have now won 11 consecutive Champions League games at home.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

Disappointment for AVB as Benfica reach Champions League quarters

Goals from Nicolas Gaitan and Talisca sealed their place in the last eight.

# sl-benfica - Monday 7 December, 2015

18-year-old wonderkid's first Benfica goal is a 35-yard thunderbastard One To Watch This post contains videos

18-year-old wonderkid's first Benfica goal is a 35-yard thunderbastard

Remember the name Renato Sanches.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 25 November, 2015

Juve, PSG, Atletico, Benfica all through to Champions League knockout stages

Juve, PSG, Atletico, Benfica all through to Champions League knockout stages

This season’s last-16 is starting to take shape.

# sl-benfica - Sunday 27 September, 2015

Man United's biggest ever flop? Bebe dispels some myths with this STUNNING strike

The 25-year-old is currently on loan with Rayo Vallecano.

# sl-benfica - Monday 18 May, 2015

Father attacked in front of his kids as Benfica title celebrations turn ugly

Benfica won the Portuguese Primera Liga title last night but the celebrations were marred by riots.

# sl-benfica - Monday 6 April, 2015

AC Milan's Under-10 team subjected to alleged racist abuse from parents at youth tournament

The Rossoneri were playing Paris St-Germain on Sunday when the team’s black players were booed and heckled.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 11 November, 2014

Mourinho hails 'best player' Matic

The Chelsea boss says the 26-year-old midfielder is a “giant” for his side and hails the way in which he adapted to his second spell at Stamford Bridge.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 4 November, 2014

Dortmund rout Galatasaray to reach last 16 amid crowd trouble

Meanwhile, Juventus relaunched their Champions League last-16 bid with a nervous 3-2 win over Olympiakos.

# sl-benfica - Saturday 2 August, 2014

All the goals as four-goal Sanogo upstages Sanchez in Arsenal romp

Costa Rica forward Joel Campbell, back at Arsenal after three seasons out on loan, scored the hosts’ other goal

# sl-benfica - Friday 25 July, 2014

Gone Bebe Gone: Man United's £7m flop joins Benfica on permanent deal

The much-maligned winger has been signed by the Portuguese champions.

# sl-benfica - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Liverpool splash €25m on Serbian star Markovic

Benfica have confirmed that they will receive €12.5m for 50% of the 20-year-old’s rights.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

5 talking points ahead of tonight's Europa League final

Benfica will be hoping to end a 52-year curse when they face Sevilla in Turin later.

# sl-benfica - Wednesday 7 May, 2014

French football club names female manager

Helena Costa has been appointed as the new coach of Ligue 2 side Clermont.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Sevilla to play Benfica in Europa League final‎ thanks to last-gasp away goal

The Spanish prevailed despite a 3-1 loss against Valencia on the night.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 20 March, 2014

Sherwood no match for Jesus as Benfica dump Spurs out of Europa League

Lights out for Sherwood’s Spurs after 2-2 draw in Lisbon.

# sl-benfica - Thursday 13 March, 2014

Stunning Eriksen free kick as good as it gets for slack Spurs Match Report This post contains videos

Stunning Eriksen free kick as good as it gets for slack Spurs

Benfica are two goals to the good after this evening’s first leg at White Hart Lane.

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