Di Maria joins Benfica as a free agent for second stint

Thu, 06 Jul 2023 - 10:12 GMT

"Welcome home, Di Maria!" the club said following a video announcing the signing of the 35-year-old who, according to reports, has agreed a one-year contract.

Inter see off Benfica to set up Milan showdown

Thu, 20 Apr 2023 - 08:06 GMT

It will be Inter's first semi-final appearance since they won the European Cup for the third time in 2010, the last Italian Champions League triumph with Juventus losing the 2015 and 2017 finals.

Juventus manager Allegri says doesn't feel 'at risk' after Benfica defeat

Thu, 15 Sep 2022 - 12:11 GMT

Juventus have lost their opening two games of the Champions League group stage for the first time and are sitting eighth in Serie A, four points behind leaders Napoli after six games.

Benfica match abandoned after COVID-hit opponents left with six players

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 11:44 GMT

Benfica took advantage of their numerical superiority to rack up seven goals by halftime before Belenenses returned with only seven players for the second period.

'Fed up' Koeman hanging on to Barcelona job by a thread

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 10:15 GMT

The former Everton and Netherlands coach refused to answer a question about his relationship with Laporta, simply saying: "I am still here."

Benfica deny reports of Costa signing

Fri, 26 Mar 2021 - 12:08 GMT

Benfica have denied media reports that they are on the verge of signing former Atletico Madrid and Chelsea striker Diego Costa.

Benfica sign former Spurs defender Vertonghen on three-year deal

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 06:56 GMT

Benfica have completed the signing of former Tottenham Hotspur defender Jan Vertonghen on a three-year deal, the Portuguese club announced on Friday.

Atletico to sign Benfica's Joao Felix for 120 million euros - report

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 12:50 GMT

He made his Portugal debut in this month’s 3-1 win over Switzerland in the UEFA Nations League semi-final.

Benfica name Bruno Lage as coach on full-time basis

Tue, 15 Jan 2019 - 04:30 GMT

Benfica's interim coach Bruno Lage has been given the job on a permanent basis, club president Luis Filipe Vieira said on Monday.

Benfica invites rescued Thai boys to train at soccer camp

Tue, 10 Jul 2018 - 07:30 GMT

Club president Vieira wrote to the Thai ambassador to Portugal to invite the boys to the camp in Seixal across the River Tagus from the capital.

Porto win Portuguese title to end Benfica dominance

Sun, 06 May 2018 - 03:54 GMT

Porto won Portugal's Primeira Liga in their first season under coach Sergio Conceicao

Julio Cesar could leave Benfica and retire

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 01:00 GMT

Julio César could be thinking about retiring before the end of the year, according to the newspaper Record.

No revenge for Mata against Chelsea

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 08:16 GMT

Manchester United lost 4-0 in their last visit to Chelsea’s stadium, Stamford Bridge, in the Premier League.

Freak Rashford goal gives Man United 1-0 win at Benfica

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 - 09:07 GMT

Manchester United ground out a 1-0 win at Benfica in Champions League Group A on Wednesday.

Guardiola has long-term goals with Manchester City

Sat, 29 Jul 2017 - 12:01 GMT

Pep Guardiola, Manchester City manager, signed many young players to form a squad that stays a long time with the club, he told reporters on Friday.

Barcelona signs Semedo

Sat, 15 Jul 2017 - 06:57 GMT

FcCBarcelona announced on Friday that they signed Portuguese right back, Nelson Semedo from Benfica for € 30 million.

Inside the ‘Fifth Beatle’ mind

Thu, 29 Jun 2017 - 08:45 GMT

Let’s know more about George Best through his quotes in an imaginary interview

Lindelof’s transfer to Manchester United is a matter of time

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 - 03:52 GMT

Victor Lindelöf is close to becoming Manchester United F.C.’s first signing of the summer

Man City signs Ederson

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 01:19 GMT

Man City announced they have signed the young Brazilian goalkeeper Ederson from Benfica. Ederson cost Man City 40 million Euros according to the Guardian.