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Benfica deserved to progress

Benfica deserved to progress

BENFICA coach Jorge Jesus believes the best teams have not progressed from Group C of the UEFA Champions League following his side's exit. 11 Dec 2013
Late winner keeps Benfica in the hunt

Late winner keeps Benfica in the hunt

BENFICA kept alive their chances of qualifying for the UEFA Champions League knockout phase as Rodrigo secured a 3-2 win in stoppage time. 28 Nov 2013
Kaz to make Asian move

Kaz to make Asian move

FORMER Aussie rising star Kaz Patafta is set to sign with a Malaysian club, which could put the former Benfica player in the frame for an A-League return next season. 7 Nov 2013
Stoke keen on Benfica's Oliveira

Stoke keen on Benfica's Oliveira

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes wants to secure the loan signing of Benfica forward Nelson Oliveira. 26 Jul 2013
Benfica clinch Luis Farina signing

Benfica clinch Luis Farina signing

Benfica have announced the signing of Luis Farina from Racing Club on a five-year contract. 25 Jul 2013
Lisandro Lopez signs for Benfica

Lisandro Lopez signs for Benfica

Benfica have signed defender Lisandro Lopez from Arsenal de Sarandi on a five-year deal. 11 Jul 2013
Last gasp goal gifts Chelsea Europa League

Last gasp goal gifts Chelsea Europa League

Chelsea won the UEFA Europa League thanks to Branislav Ivanovic's last-gasp header as they beat Benfica 2-1 in Amsterdam on Wednesday. 16 May 2013
Ivanovic: Chelsea deserved Europa glory

Ivanovic: Chelsea deserved Europa glory

Chelsea's Branislav Ivanovic feels they deserved to win the UEFA Europa League following their stunning 2-1 win over Benfica on Wednesday. 16 May 2013
Jesus insists Benfica are focused

Jesus insists Benfica are focused

Benfica coach Jorge Jesus says his players have moved on from their heart-breaking loss to Porto ahead of the UEFA Europa League final. 15 May 2013
Hazard ruled out of Europa League final

Hazard ruled out of Europa League final

Chelsea attacker Eden Hazard will miss Wednesday's UEFA Europa League final against Benfica due to a calf injury. 15 May 2013
No split loyalties for Chelsea's Luiz

No split loyalties for Chelsea's Luiz

David Luiz will have his eye on the prize when Chelsea take on his former club Benfica in the UEFA Europa League final. 4 May 2013
Benfica confident of Europa League progression

Benfica confident of Europa League progression

Jorge Jesus believes his Benfica side can progress to the final of the UEFA Europa League, despite defeat in their first leg at Fenerbahce. 2 May 2013
Fenerbahce must work for final spot, warns Kocaman

Fenerbahce must work for final spot, warns Kocaman

Fenerbahce boss Aykut Kocaman believes the second leg of his side’s UEFA Europa League semi-final with Benfica is finely poised. 2 May 2013
Fenerbahce snatch advantage over Benfica

Fenerbahce snatch advantage over Benfica

Fenerbahce grabbed a hard-fought 1-0 win against Benfica to carve out a slender advantage in the sides' UEFA Europa League semi-final tie on Thursday. 26 Apr 2013
Pardew proud of European adventure

Pardew proud of European adventure

Alan Pardew insists he is proud of his players despite Newcastle bowing out of the Europa League against Benfica on Thursday. 12 Apr 2013
Pardew talks up success over Benfica

Pardew talks up success over Benfica

Newcastle United manager Alan Pardew is confident his side can overturn a 3-1 deficit against Benfica in the Europa League. 11 Apr 2013