Fernando Chalana's body lies in state in the Basílica da Estrela, in Lisbon, since late this Thursday afternoon, August 11. President Rui Costa, members of Sport Lisboa e Benfica's governing bodies, former teammates, and other figures from the universe of the Club and Portuguese society were present at the wake. The exequies continue on Friday, with the celebration of a mass at 2:15 pm, followed by a funeral procession to Estádio da Luz, where the stands will be open for a heartfelt tribute to Chalana (3:30 pm).
11 August 2022
Seven Super Cups in seven finals!
Benfica was the winner of the women's futsal Super Cup, a trophy they have won for the 7th time in their history, all this in seven finals! See the best images of the success.
25 September 2022
SL Benfica-CS Marítimo: match highlights
Benfica-Marítimo, game of matchday 7 of the Liga Bwin. The eagles won by 5-0, with goals from Rafa, Gonçalo Ramos (2), Neres and Draxler, leading the competition with 21 points (only wins). It is also the 13th victory for the Glorioso in 13 official games this season.
18 September 2022
Eternal Little Genius!
The ceremony honoring Fernando Chalana, the Little Genius, took place this Friday, August 12, at Estádio da Luz. Previously, Chalana's body had been in state in the Basílica da Estrela, from where the funeral procession departed. Filled with emotion and symbolism, this last farewell had the massive presence of supporters, Governing Bodies, Professional Football, Youth Football, athletes from the various sports of the Club and other personalities from the universe of Sport Lisboa e Benfica. Thank You, Chalana!
12 August 2022
Thank you, Chalana!
12 August 2022
Tribute to Fernando Chalana
10 August 2022
Benfica paid tribute to Gran Torino at Superga memorial
Representatives of the Governing Bodies of Sport Lisboa e Benfica were at the Basilica of Superga on the morning of Wednesday, September 14, to pay tribute to the Torino team that on May 4, 1949, was the victim of a terrible plane crash. Next to the Superga memorial that evokes the tragedy, SL Benfica paid tribute to the Gran Torino, to the team that, in the 1940s, was the best team in Italy and one of the best in Europe.
14 September 2022
European Champions honored by Seixal's City Hall
As part of the victory in the UEFA Youth League 2022, SL Benfica's Under-19 team was honored, this Tuesday afternoon, May 3, by the Seixal City Hall. In the reception to the European Champions, in the city hall, there was the usual exchange of souvenirs, and the speeches of Joaquim Santos, Mayor, and Rui Costa, President of SL Benfica. "Benfica is a Lisbon club, represented in the four corners of the world, but it is here, in Seixal, that it has its base, both for Professional Football and for Youth Football", recalled Rui Costa. "This is our base and will continue to be for many, many years. This is where we will continue to work, this is where we will continue to win," he concluded. See here the best images of the moment...
03 May 2022
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