Women's football

19 February 2021, 08h00

Cloé Lacasse was the hostess, alongside Sport Lisboa e Benfica's vice-president Fernando Tavares, at Lisa Rice Madan's visit to Estádio da Luz on Thursday. The Canadian ambassador in Lisbon confessed to being impressed with the Cathedral and even took a souvenir with her.

"It is a unique opportunity to meet the Canadian ambassador, especially because, when you live in a foreign country, it is important to have these contacts, to meet people from your country. Being able to have moments in the certainty that, in the future, Canada can be represented in Portugal in the best possible way ", admitted Cloé Lacasse, to BTV.

"By doing this, we are creating opportunities for Canadians and Portuguese. It is a fantastic experience", finished the forward.

Cloé Lacasse encontro no Estádio da Luz com a embaixadora do Canadá em Lisboa

"Soccer in Canada is a very popular sport among boys and girls, men and women, and it is very gratifying to meet someone who has worked so hard and is as successful as Cloé", praised the Canadian ambassador in Lisbon.

Lisa Rice Madan was impressed with Estádio da Luz.

"It is an amazing stadium. I must say it is like nothing I've seen before, it is very nice and as a Canadian, I really like the colors”, claimed Lisa Rice Madan, already on the pitch, where the visit continued, after the first moment in the Benfica SAD, where gifts were exchanged, including a miniature of Estádio da Luz.

Text: Filipa Fernandes Garcia
Photos: Isabel Cutileiro / SL Benfica
Last update: Friday, February 19, 2021

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