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UEFA Europa League Preview: Benfica v AZ

by Football News

A third UEFA Europa League semi-final in four years is in touching distance for Benfica as they welcome AZ to Lisbon on Thursday. The Primeira Liga leaders go into their quarter-final second-leg with a 1-0 advantage and history on their side... Read more

UEFA Europa League: AZ 0 Benfica 1

by Football News

A below-par Benfica showed their European nous against AZ to clinch a 1-0 victory and seize the advantage in their UEFA Europa League tie... Read more

UEFA Europa League Preview: AZ v Benfica

by Football News

Benfica will hope their fine form against Dutch sides continues when they visit AZ in Thursday's UEFA Europa League quarter-final first leg... Read more

Gomes calls time on playing career

by Football News

Former Portugal international Nuno Gomes has announced his retirement from football and returned to Benfica in a non-playing role. The 37-year-old has been without a club since departing Championship outfit Blackburn Rovers in June... Read more

Primeira Liga Wrap: Benfica extend lead, Porto labour to win

by Football News

Benfica extended their advantage at the summit of the Primeira Liga with a comfortable 3-0 victory over Academica on Sunday. Last year's runners-up headed into the encounter holding a four-point lead over Sporting Lisbon with a game in hand... Read more