THE BALL – There is already a referee for Benfica’s trip to Arouca (Arbitration)

Rewrite this content Rui Costa, a 46-year-old referee from AF Porto, was chosen to take charge of Arouca-Benfica, for the 18th matchday of the League, scheduled for next Tuesday, starting at 9.15 pm, revealed this Friday, the FPF Arbitration Council. At VAR will be Vasco Santos and Pedro Ribeiro, with Rui Costa as assistants João […]

A BOLA – After the ridiculous dismissal, Pepa’s farewell message (Saudi Arabia)

Rewrite this content Pepa abandoned the technical command of Al Tai last Sunday, with the ridiculousness of having been aware of the dismissal through the announcement on the club’s Twitter. Even so, and after the Saudi club published a video of Pepa saying goodbye to the team, the Portuguese coach also released a farewell message. […]

THE BALL – Official: Brooks confirmed in Germany (Benfica)

Rewrite this content The transfer of John Brooks is official. The 29-year-old centre-back leaves Benfica and signs for Hoffenheim, a contract valid until June 2024. Through a statement, Benfica confirms the transfer, on a permanent basis, of the player, who arrived at the Benfica club in September 2022 and participated in five meetings during the […]

THE BALL – Águias comfortably win the derby again (Women’s Football)

Rewrite this content Benfica beat Sporting by 4-1 on Wednesday night, in the first leg of the semi-finals of the 2022/23 League Cup for women’s football, played at Benfica Campus, in Seixal. The Canadian Cloé Lacasse, at 16′ and 42′, scored twice for the reds, coached by Filipa Patão, in the first half, with her […]

THE BALL – Lions reveal Paulinho’s injury (Sporting)

Rewrite this content After the victory over Arouca, which qualified for the League Cup final, scheduled for Saturday, Sporting’s squad returned, this Wednesday morning, to training at the Cristiano Ronaldo Academy, in Alcochete. Moment for Paulinho to be reassessed. The scorer of the two goals that earned the triumph over Arouca (2-1) ended the match […]

THE BALL – Guedes points to eleven (Benfica)

Rewrite this content Will Gonçalo Guedes take all the competition out of the way to assume the first title since the recently consummated return to Luz in tomorrow’s trip to Paços de Ferreira? Doubt is in the air and has fueled Benfica gatherings in recent days. After having arrived, seen, played, scored and won, it […]