Date of birth


Country of origin




Preferred Foot


Year of arrival

1 Nov. 2006



Bruno Varela, a goalkeeper with a path at Benfica’s youth teams, he made his debut for the first team in the Super Cup and he reached Portugal national team after having played for Portugal national U-21 team.

He barely crawled when, at

Ponte Frielas

, Bruno Varela realized that the most suitable to his characteristics and potential would be to swap the dream of scoring goals for the mission of defending the goal and do everything to avoid goals.
Thus, the

native from Lisbon

became a goalkeeper, joining the

Benfica youth teams

in 2006 to develop and to live with the success.

Bruno Varela played for Portugal national teams in every age group

, he was between the posts of Portugal national team

in the 2016 Olympic Games


He wore Benfica B’s jersey from 2012 to 2015

, having moved to Spain in 2015/16 to evolve at Valladolid, on loan.
He transferred to V. Setúbal in 2016/17 on a permanent deal, but Benfica had a buy-back clause, having that clause been applied in the summer of 2017.

He made his debut for Benfica’s first team on August 5th, 2017, helping the team win the Super Cup. He is already a member of Portugal national team


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