The biographical book “Chalana, a vida do génio” [Chalana, the life of the genius], written by Luís Lapão, will be presented at 6 pm on November 18 (Monday), in the Presidential Box of Estádio da Luz.
The book, produced with the support of Património Cultura Benfica and published by Prime Books, is essentially focused on the early stages of Benfica's career of the Benfica legend Fernando Chalana, telling through several voices (family, colleagues and friends) his most remarkable memories from his time at Barreiro to Seixal, including France and, of course, Estádio da Luz. As the preface to the biography written by Mario Zambujal narrates.
Fernando Chalana was born in Barreiro, on February 10, 1959. Coming from FC Barreirense, he joined Sport Lisboa e Benfica at the age of 15, where he remained for ten seasons.
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