Benfica coach Lage offers resignation as title hopes fade
Benfica coach Bruno Lage has offered to resign after a dreadful run of post-lockdown form, Portuguese media reported Monday.
Benfica's Tavares tests positive for coronavirus
Portugal's reigning champions Benfica have confirmed that midfielder David Tavares tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, taking the tally for positive cases to at least eight players in Primeira Liga.
Benfica coach Vitoria signs extended deal
Vitoria was appointed by the Lisbon giants in 2015, joining from Vitoria Guimaraes to succeed Jorge Jesus, who left for bitter rivals Sporting.
Aubameyang lost fitness at Africa Cup, moans Tuchel
Borussia Dortmund's Thomas Tuchel has blamed Gabon striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's Champions League shocker against Benfica on a loss of fitness at the Africa Cup of Nations.
The Lisbon and Turin Derbies take centre stage in Europe this weekend
We witnessed El Clasico last weekend and despite all the hype that surrounded the fixture, it turned out to be an anti-climax as both teams played out an uninspiring 1-1 draw.