18 May 2022, 18h32
The German coach Roger Schmidt (55 years old) will arrive at Sport Lisboa e Benfica's Professional Football with three assistant coaches: Jens Wissing, Jörn-Erik Wolf and Yann-Benjamin Kugel.
Roger Schmidt's first official statement after the announcement of the deal was made to the Club's media: "Proud to be the new coach of Benfica and enthusiastic about the challenge at this great club. Together, we will use all the energy and experience to succeed."
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Women's football "turn on the engines" with new goals
This Sunday morning, July 4, started with medicals and physical tests for the women’s football team of SL Benfica, at Hospital da Luz, Benfica Clinic, and e in the Club’s pavilions.
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Open training session: highlights
Roger Schmidt opened the gates of the training session for the first time since he arrived at Benfica. In front of 23 470 spectators (record in a training session at the Stadium), the team showed the work done in the first week of the pre-season and played a high intensity match. Watch the 9-minute video of the session which took place this Sunday afternoon, July 3, at Luz.