Benfica Confirm Signing Of Facundo Ferreyra

Portuguese giants Benfica have completed the signing of 27-year old Argentinean striker Facundo Ferreyra from Shakhtar Donetsk on a four-year contract worth €26m, including add-ons. Ferreyra, whose contract with the Ukrainian Premier League Champions was due to expire in July, arrived in the Portuguese capital on Monday and underwent a medical before today signing a… Read More Benfica Confirm Signing Of Facundo Ferreyra

Derby De Lisboa Ends Goalless As Porto Clinch League Title

Liga NOS May 5th Estádio José Alvalade, Lisboa, Portugal   0-0    Porto were crowned Liga NOS Champions after rivals Sporting and Benfica played-out a goalless draw at the Estádio José Alvalade. Both sides created good chances, with the Águias hitting the woodwork twice, but couldn’t make a decisive breakthrough and leaders Porto profited, clinching the title… Read More Derby De Lisboa Ends Goalless As Porto Clinch League Title

Brahimi Scores The Winner As Porto Defeat Sporting To Move Eight Points Clear

Liga NOS March 2nd Estádio do Dragão, Porto, Portugal  2-1  29′ Marcano 45’+1′ Leão 49′ Brahimi Porto extended their lead at the top of Liga NOS to eight points after defeating title-rivals Sporting 2-1 at the Estádio do Dragão. Yacine Brahimi scored the decisive winner, four minutes into the second-half, after substitute Rafael Leão’s first ever senior league… Read More Brahimi Scores The Winner As Porto Defeat Sporting To Move Eight Points Clear

Jonas Scores Brace As Benfica Come From Behind To Defeat Paços

Liga NOS February 24th Estádio da Capital do Móvel, Paços de Ferreira, Portugal  1-3  9′ Phellype 71′ Jonas 88′ Jonas 90’+1′ Martins Sent off 90’+5′ Rafa Silva Benfica temporarily closed the gap on Liga NOS leaders Porto to two points after coming from a goal behind to defeat Paços de Ferreira 3-1 at the Estádio da Capital… Read More Jonas Scores Brace As Benfica Come From Behind To Defeat Paços