28 November 2021, 10h39


António João Pereira de Albuquerque Tavares da Silva, a 18-year-old center back (30/10/2003), renewed his contract with Sport Lisboa e Benfica. 

He joined the Benfica Campus in 2015/16 and, since then, has passed through the various levels of training. In 2018/19, the defender won the U-17 National Championship.

António Silva

A U-19 player, António Silva has been playing for the U-23s in the current season. So far, he has played nine matches and scored two goals in the Liga Revelação, and played all games in the UEFA Youth League (5).

Along with these numbers, the young footballer has represented the national teams 24 times, specifically in the U16 (eight games), U17 (eight games and one goal), U18 (two games) and U19 (six games) levels.

António Silva

Text: Rafaela Certã Alves
Photos: Victoria Ribeiro and Isabel Cutileiro / SL Benfica
Last update: Sunday, November 28, 2021

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