Basel Condemn Benfica To Sixth Consecutive UEFA Champions League Defeat In Group A To Book Place In Tournament’s Last-16

UEFA Champions League Group A December 5th Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Da Luz), Lisboa, Portugal  0-2  5′ Elyounoussi 65′ Oberlin Basel sealed their place in the UEFA Champions League Last-16 for the first time in three years after defeating Benfica 2-0 away at the Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica (Da Luz) to finish… Read More Basel Condemn Benfica To Sixth Consecutive UEFA Champions League Defeat In Group A To Book Place In Tournament’s Last-16

Controversy As Ten-Men Benfica Hold Porto In Goalless Clássico

Liga NOS December 1st Estádio do Dragão, Porto, Portugal  0-0  82′ Živković Sent off (Second bookable offence) Porto spurned the chance to move two points clear at the top of Liga NOS after being held to a goalless draw by Benfica at the Estádio do Dragão, but it wasn’t without controversy. The hosts were denied a… Read More Controversy As Ten-Men Benfica Hold Porto In Goalless Clássico

Benfica Exit Europe As CSKA Moscow Keep Champions League Hopes Alive

UEFA Champions League Group A November 22nd VEB Arena (Arena CSKA), Moscow, Russia  2-0  13′ Shchennikov 56′ Jardel (OG) Benfica bowed out of European competition after a 2-0 defeat away against CSKA Moscow at the VEB Arena, in what was their penultimate match in Group A. Georgi Shchennikov put Viktor Goncharenko’s side in front in the… Read More Benfica Exit Europe As CSKA Moscow Keep Champions League Hopes Alive

Manchester United Within A Point Of Champions League Last-16 After Victory Over Benfica As Águias All But Bow Out Of Competition

UEFA Champions League Group A October 31st Old Trafford, Manchester, England  2-0  14′ Martial Penalty saved 45′ Svilar (OG) 77′ Blind (P) Manchester United maintained their perfect run in Group A of the UEFA Champions League after they defeated Portuguese Champions Benfica 2-0 at Old Trafford. Anthony Martial had a first-half penalty saved by youngster… Read More Manchester United Within A Point Of Champions League Last-16 After Victory Over Benfica As Águias All But Bow Out Of Competition