Tag Archive: Benfica

Bayern double swoop for Sanches and Hummels shows Munich mean business

| 10.05.2016

Holly Thackeray | May 10, 2016 Bayern Munich have stunned domestic and European rivals with a double transfer swoop for Borussia Dortmund defender and captain Mats Hummels and Benfica midfield wonderboy Renato Sanches. According to reports the ink is already dry on a swiftly made deal for teenage dynamo Sanches,... View Article

PSG test Chelsea, Zenit to beat Benfica in Champions League last 16

| 09.03.2016

Holly Thackeray | March 8, 2016 Wednesday promises headline Champions League wrangles galore, as Chelsea attempt to overturn a 2-1 first leg last 16 deficit to Ligue 1 giants PSG, while Portuguese protagonists Benfica try to hold on to their slim advantage in a daunting trip to face Russia’s Zenit... View Article

Bet of the day: Hulk scores and Zenit beat Benfica in 90 minutes

| 09.03.2016

Lee Gormley | March 9, 2016 Coral’s bet of the day Hulk struck past Benfica last season, opening the scoring away from home The Brazilian has netted an impressive 11 goals on all fronts this term Zenit are unbeaten at home in 13 outings across all competitions Hulk scores and... View Article

PSG host familiar Champions League foes Chelsea, while Benfica battle Zenit

| 16.02.2016

Lee Gormley | February 15, 2016 The Champions League makes its welcomed return this week, with dominant French champions PSG set to face familiar foes Chelsea in Paris, while Portuguese giants Benfica contest Russian outfit Zenit St Petersburg in Tuesday’s European action. PSG v Chelsea Champions League last 16, first... View Article

Rampant champions Benfica out to oust O Classico rivals Porto

| 12.02.2016

Lee Gormley | February 11, 2016 Benfica v Porto Primeira Liga Saturday, February 12th Kick-off: 20:30 GMT Estadio da Luz Live on BT Sport Europe Leaders Benfica face third-placed Porto The battle for Primeira Liga supremacy heats up this Friday night as Portugal’s two most successful sides collide at the... View Article

Champions League Group C: Ex-players aplenty in Atleti-Benfica battle

| 30.09.2015

Remarkably, European giants Atletico Madrid and Benfica have never met in a competitive clash, but it is the hosts and 2013/14 Champions League runners-up Atleti that go into this Group C encounter as odds-on 8/15 match favourites with Coral. Despite their lack of head-to-heads, though, a whole host of players... View Article