29 July 2020, 12h25
In force only this season, to face a limited calendar due to COVID-19, the League Cup will have only 8 teams. The qualified teams will be the first six on the Liga NOS table and the first two on the LigaPro table after the conclusion of November’s last matchday.
The final four will take place between January 16 and 23, 2021.
Benfica is the team with the most titles in the competition: 7. The eagles celebrated in 2008/09, 2009/10, 2010/11, 2011/12, 2012/13, 2014/15 and 2015/16.
Text: Marco Rebelo
Photos: Archive / SL Benfica
League Cup: Benfica already has an opponent in the quarter-finals
Eagles play at Estádio da Luz the qualification for the final four of the competition, which at this season has a different format.
League Cup: the road to the final four
SL Benfica start their campaign in the 2019/20 edition at 7:00 pm on Wednesday. At Luz, on matchday 1 of Group B, the opponent comes from Guimarães.