Author: S. L. Benfica

Benfica’s team heads to the final on Tuesday (25 August), the third in the history of Clube da Luz. Sport Lisboa e Benfica is in the UEFA Youth League final! The reds beat Ajax by 3-0 and have sealed their passport to what will be the third final of the Clube da Luz in seven editions of the European competition. www.slbenfica.pt

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On November 13, 1983, the Benfica star made an incredible run leaving the opponents behind and ended up being brought down inside the penalty box. With a penalty goal, Portugal qualified for the Euro 1984 and made history at the old Estádio da Luz. It was 35 years ago. On the rainy 13th of November 1983, Chalana from Benfica, wearing Portugal’s jersey, had a stroke of individual brilliance that made the powerful Soviet Union tumble at the old Estádio da Luz. Chalana’s play was half the battle – and Jordão converted the penalty. And the country celebrated the first qualification…

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It was on October 15, 1972, in a Barreirense-Benfica, that he wore the Sacred Mantle for the first time in official matches. Despite arriving at Luz in 1970, the debut only happened two years later, in Barreiro, in a team with names such as Henrique, Humberto Coelho, Simões, Nené or Eusébio. At Estádio D. Manuel de Mello, Shéu started the match on the bench – together with Artur Jorge –, but at 80’, Jimmy Hagan made the last substitution of the encounter:  Toni came off and Shéu Han came on. With goals from Humberto Coelho (55’) and a brace from Nené (61’ and…

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Game from matchday 3 of the Champions League Group E is scheduled for October 23 (Tuesday), in Amsterdam. Ajax and Benfica will lock horns in Amsterdam on October 23 (Tuesday), in matchday 3 of the Champions League Group E. The tickets are on sale as of Thursday at the ticket offices of Estádio da Luz, at the “Casas do Benfica” and at official stores. Location| Date | Time of the match Johan Cruijff Arena | Tuesday, 23 of October | 8 pm (Portuguese time) Ticket prices Away Supporters Stand: 42,50€ Central Stand: 67,50€ Selling points Ticket offices of Estádio da…

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Luisão ends his career after 15 years at Benfica. Luisão put an end to his player career at the age of 37 years, 15 of which of glory and records representing Benfica. The skipper said goodbye farewell to the football pitches at Estádio da Luz. “Thank you, Benfica, from the bottom of my heart.” It was with these words and in an emotional manner that Luisão put an end to his career, in a farewell ceremony held this Tuesday, at Estádio da Luz. Stories, tear and thanks in the farewell of the players who won the most trophies representing Sport Lisboa e Benfica.…

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64 years ago, the Benfica’s glories made their first match with the Sacred Mantle, against V. Setúbal. Otto Glória also made his first appearance as the eagles’ coach. It was 64 years ago that Costa Pereira and Mário Coluna wore the Benfica’s jersey for the first time. It was in the first match of the 1954/55 season, for the National Championship: the red glories were called by Otto Glória to start the match. Mário Coluna scored twice. On September 12, 1954 two remarkable players were making a debut. The goalkeeper Costa Pereira and the midfielder Mário Coluna started their path at Benfica with a 5-0 rout against…

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From Monday on there will be tickets available for the home matches against Bayern Munich, Ajax and AEK in the Champions League. The member owners of RED PASS have the right of preference. There are available, from Monday on (September 3, at 3:00 pm), the tickets for the CL Group Stage matches. For the home matches against Bayern, Ajax and AEK there is still a Pack of 3 matches. CL Group Stage | Tickets and Pack 3 matches  SELLING SPOTS Official Website: https://www.slbenfica.pt/pt-pt/loja/bilhetes/jogos “Casas do Benfica” Benfica Official Store | Baixa Benfica Official Outlet | Strada Outlet Benfica Official Store |…

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One of the best Benfica footballers of the 1960s, he played with an eagle on his chest for seven seasons and won eight titles. Germano Figueiredo, born on December 23, 1932, and deceased on July 14, 2004, was considered one of the best Benfica footballers of the 1960s. The red squad had a dream attack and Germano led the defense of a team that made history in Portugal and in Europe. He represented the eagles for seven seasons (1960/61 to 1966/67) in which he played 161 matches, scored six goals and won eight titles: two European Cups, four National Championships and two Portuguese Cups. Germano made his debut with…

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Benfica with Bayern, Ajax and AEK in group E. Bayern Munich (Germany), Ajax (Holland) and AEK (Greece). These are the opponents of Group E of Benfica in the Champions’ League Group Stage. The eagles start home against the German champion. SCHEDULE Place ROUND MATCH DATE | TIME 1 Benfica-Bayern 19/09 | 8:00 pm Estádio da Luz 2 AEK-Benfica 02/10 | 8:00 pm Athens 3 Ajax-Benfica 23/10 | 8:00 pm Amesterdam 4 Benfica-Ajax 07/11 | 8:00 pm Estádio da Luz 5 Bayern-Benfica 27/11 | 8:00 pm Munich 6 Benfica-AEK 12/12 | 8:00 pm Estádio da Luz GROUP E Bayern Munich (Germany) BENFICA…

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The Greek team started the championship with a victory, beating Asteras at Toumba Stadium, place where is no defeated for over a year. The stadium capacity for Wednesday is sold out. On the eve of the match against Benfica, for the 2nd leg of the Champions League play-off, the team from Salonika beat, at Toumba Stadium, Asteras, by 1-0. Before the second leg of the Champions League play-off – on Wednesday, at 8:00 pm, at Toumba Stadium –, the coach Razvan Lucescu has made four changes concerning the starters of the last macth at Luz. Against Asteras, PAOK started with Khacheridi in the center…

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