09 July 2019, 11h22
With 24 players working on the pitch – among which the summer signings Chiquinho, Caio Lucas, Cádiz, and Raul de Tomas – Bruno Lage, on the other hand, could not count on Jonas, André Almeida (recovering from a stress fracture of the right tibia) and Gedson (recovering from a fracture of the right foot).
Among the internationals – Pizzi, Rúben Dias, Rafa, Fejsa, Seferovic, Samaris and Odysseas – only Zivkovic is missing and he will only arrive on July 14 because he represented Serbia in the U-21 European Championship.
The working session - the first on Tuesday - precedes the Presentation Match (July 10, 8:30 pm), at Estádio da Luz, in which Benfica hosts Anderlecht. On July 13 (Saturday, 8:15 pm), it is scheduled a new match, against Académica at the Estádio Cidade de Coimbra.
Text: Filipa Fernandes Garcia
Pics: João Paulo Trindade / SL Benfica
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