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Portugal's version of the Classico takes center-stage today in Porto, where Benfica will try to defeat the hosts. The águias are out to end their winless streak away to Porto in the league.
A hostile environment awaits Benfica at the Estádio do Dragão this evening in what should be a highly disputed match. It's fair to say that both these clubs dislike eachother, and when they meet, fans are not only looking for three points, but they are also looking for something to brag about come Monday morning.
Domestically, only three points separates the two long time rivals... Read the rest of the article »
A premature elimination from the Champions League will now force Benfica to put all their attention on winning the Primeira Liga. Watch live on TV & Online as the encarnados travel to Coimbra to take on a struggling Academica side.
Benfica started the week at the top of the Portuguese League, but after a dissapointing result on Wednesday and a victory for Guimarães on Friday, the reigning champions have had a rough few days. A visit to Coimbra may offer the Lisbon side a chance to go top of the table once again, against an Academica side that has struggled mightely this season.
Jorge Jesus knew that losing mid-week... Read the rest of the article »
Estoril has not defeated Benfica at home since 1946, and they will need a perfect performance to change that. Watch live on TV and Online as Benfica tries to continue their dominance.
Before Estoril and Benfica will take the field today, the visitors will have some added confidence knowing that Sporting and Porto played to a one goal draw last night.
With both their direct rivals earning just one point, a victory for Benfica would leave them with four points clear of Porto and six of Sporting. That wouldn't be a bad cushion to have after just six matches in the current campaign.
Jorge... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica is still undefeated in domestic play, and a victory today could propel them into the top spot. Watch this Portuguese Primeira Liga fixture on Sunday, September 21, 2014.
Coming off a very disappointing defeat at home against Zenit St. Petersburg on Tuesday, Jorge Jesus will want his players to pick up where they left off last week.
Benfica traveled to the Estádio do Bonfim to take on V. Setúbal, coming away with an emphatic 0-5 victory. The águias remain undefeated in league play, as they now welcome 10th placed Moreirense to the nation's... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica returns to Champions League football, after falling in a penalty shootout in the Europa League Final. Watch live on TV & Online as Zenit looks to continue their fine form this season under AVB.
Champions League football returns to the Estádio da Luz in Lisbon, four months after Real Madrid raised La Decima in the Portuguese capital. In their first match of Group C, Benfica and Zenit St. Petersburg will lock horns in a clash that will bring together many familiar faces.
Benfica has been in good form since the start of the season, having won three and drawn one from four domestic... Read the rest of the article »
Winless at home in over 10 years against Benfica in league play, V. Setúbal will be hopeful they can put an end to that trend. Watch live on TV as these two sides kick off matchday four in the Primeira Liga.
Since being dismissed from Sporting CP in 2012, Domingos Paciência has struggled to find a permanent home. Brief stints with Deportivo de la Coruña and Kayserispor did not end well, and the former Portuguese international is back in his home country, this time in charge of V. Setúbal.
The Sadinos have been far from impressive away from home, but in their only match in front... Read the rest of the article »
Rio Ave takes the field on Saturday, as they look to remain invincible and at the top of the table. On Sunday, Porto & Guimarães will also be aiming for the top spot in the Primeira Liga.
If you take a look at the Primeira Liga standings, you will be quite surprised to see who is at the top of the table. Both Rio Ave and V. Guimarães are the leaders, with Porto equal on nine points with them after three matches. All of that can quickly change, and with match day four kicking off on Friday evening, Benfica could jump out in front with a victory.
The reigning champions will... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica vs Sporting Lisbon's live streaming links and TV listings for August 31, 2014 are available here. A Lisbon Derby is always action packed and full of emotions! Don't miss it.
In their 302nd meeting, both Benfica and Sporting are prepared to write more history in what has already been a book of fine memories. From humiliating defeats to controversial goals, these two sides have offered it all.
With a full house at the Estádio da Luz, the eagles will be aiming to remain perfect in the domestic campaign.
Jorge Jesus has two victories from as many matches... Read the rest of the article »
Rio Ave are the surprise leaders of the Primeira Liga as two weeks, and they will look to continue that on Monday against Boavista. Check out the global listings for Matchday 3 in the Portuguese Primeira Liga.
Matchday three in the Portuguese League offers the viewers their first glimpse of the Derbi Lisboeta this season. Same city rivals Benfica and Sporting CP will go head-to-head at the Estádio da Luz, looking to gain the upper hand on each other.
But before fans can look forward to that, they will have a few other fixtures they can check out.
Académica and Vitoria de Setúbal... Read the rest of the article »
Both Porto and Benfica got off to a winning start in week one, while Sporting only managed one point. Watch live as Boavista hosts their first Primeira Liga match since 2008.
Portuguese football fans got to see their clubs in action last weekend, and they are in for yet another exciting fixture list. Vitoria de Guimarães got things started at home on Friday night, defeating newcomers Penafiel. That victory puts the Minhotos at the top of the table with six points from two matches.
On Saturday, Porto will make a short trip to Paços de Ferreira, where... Read the rest of the article »
“El Principito” played last semester with Bayer Leverkusen on loan from Valencia, and has enjoyed few minutes with Los Naranjeros this preseason.
With the transfer window still open, Andres Guardado returned to Valencia hoping his future will be sorted out soon. The player, with three World Cups under his belt, wouldn’t mind if he had to move to Portugal to enjoy more playing time.
“I’ll play wherever they need med. I’m open to anything that springs out. Last semester, my move to Leverkusen was completed on the... Read the rest of the article »
The Brazilian national team's first-choice goalkeeper signs a two-year contract with the Portuguese side.
Julio Cesar signed a two-year deal with Benfica as officially confirmed by the Portuguese side on Tuesday. The Brazilian goalkeeper was transferred from English Premier League side Queens Park Rangers and will be playing for his fourth European club after Internazionale, Chievo and QPR.
Cesar enjoyed European success during his time at Internazionale as he won five ‘scudettos’ and... Read the rest of the article »
Porto will open the new season on Friday at home, with current Champions Benfica only taking the pitch on Sunday. Full broadcast schedule, TV schedules and more here on LiveSoccerTV.
The long off-season is quickly coming to an end, and the Portuguese Primeira Liga will get underway on Friday. Last year's third place finishers Porto will open the new campaign at home, against Maritimo.
When both these sides met last season, the home side won both. With two new managers in charge, fans will be interested to see how things pan out for the upcoming campaign. Neither will want... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese Primeria Liga is set to start, and we bring you a full preview. From managerial changes to TV, Online and Radio listings, we have it all.
Benfica claimed all four domestic titles last season, but after a very busy summer transfer window in Portugal, things could be much tighter this year. Find out where you can watch all the live action from the 2014-15 Primeira Liga.
If you constantly find yourself searching the internet for TV listings, your search ends here. Here at LiveSoccerTV, our goal is to bring you accurate compilations... Read the rest of the article »
After a draw against Monaco, Valencia looks to add to Benfica's frustrations. A heavy defeat against Arsenal will not be easy to overcome for the Portuguese Champions.
With the Portuguese Super Cup just one week away, Jorge Jesus was hopeful that his squad would be better prepared. The truth is that after a humiliating 5-1 defeat at the hands of Arsenal’s high-powered offense, the Portuguese Champions now go toe-to-toe with Valencia.
Bouncing back from such a heavy defeat will not be easy, but it will hopefully give the Portuguese side some added motivation.
Defensive... Read the rest of the article »
As Benfica look to rebound following yet another loss in a major European final, they take on a team which has surprisingly splashed more cash than they usually do in Arsenal.
Benfica has lost two Europa League finals in succession. They have presented themselves in Europe magnificently over the last two seasons nonetheless. Benfica's goal this season must be to do better in the UEFA Champions League than they did last season, especially considering they had extra motivation as the final was held in their own stadium in 2014. They will of course represent Portugal as... Read the rest of the article »
Argentina are looking fiery. Beside captain Lionel Messi, they also possess Angel di Maria. He features on LiveSoccerTV’s list of the Top 20 players to watch at the 2014 World Cup.
On February 14, 1988 in Rosario, Angel di Maria was born. He grew up to play at Rosario Central between 2005 and 2007 before making a move to Europe, joining Portuguese giants Benfica. He was set to replace departing skipper, Simao Sabrosa. His energy on the wings quickly saw him become a fan favourite.
In summer 2010, however, Di Maria moved to Real Madrid. His spot in the squad was massively... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica is out to win their first European title in 52 years, after a disappointing season last year. Watch live on TV or online as Sevilla looks to frustrate the Portuguese champions tonight in Turin.
Preview: Benfica out to break Bela Guttman's curse
A trip to the final of a European competition is never something easy to accomplish. For Benfica, this will be their second Europa League final in as many years, and they will be hoping they have better fortune tonight in Turin.
The Portuguese champions were defeated in stoppage time last year against Chelsea, which resulted in their... Read the rest of the article »
Although Benfica already guaranteed a 33rd league title, when these two sides meet, neither side is willing to concede. Watch live as these two rivals conclude another emotional campaign in the Portuguese League.
Preview: A classico that has a very different feeling to it
In normal circumstances, when Porto and Benfica meet, it generally attracts all the attention for at least a week leading up to the match. This time around, although Benfica takes on Porto at the Estádio do Dragão on Saturday evening, not much is being said about this fixture.
A match with not much meaning in terms... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica has already wrapped up the Portuguese League, and on Wednesday night, they will look for their fifth victory in the Taca da Liga. Watch live as Rio Ave has their sights set on their first major title.
Preview: Benfica is out to set things right after last season's meltdown
A 33rd league title has already been added to Benfica’s list of domestic titles, but they now set their sights on the Taca da Liga on Wednesday night. Looking for their fifth title in this competition, Jorge Jesus will make sure that his squad is fully focused on the task at hand.
On the opposite side will... Read the rest of the article »