[Outside SL Benfica's Estádio da Luz, there stands a statue of the club's and Portugal's greatest ever player, Eusébio. Today, the day of the Mozambique-born Portuguese legend's funeral, the monument is wrapped in the scarves of some of the thousands of fans on hand to commemorate the life of "o Rei." Photo by… » 1/06/14 6:19pm 1/06/14 6:19pm

This Little Soccer Fan Is Not Happy With Her Parents' Prank Gift

Oh man. These Portuguese parents, who trolled their Benfica-supporting daughter by giving her a shirt from rival team Porto, will think twice before crossing their kid again. That ice grill she hits them with is something fierce. » 12/27/13 10:22am 12/27/13 10:22am

They're Calling This The Team Goal Of The Year

Benfica remains unbeaten in domestic play, and all but sealed a Portuguese Liga title yesterday with a 2-o win over Sporting Lisbon that featured this stunning piece of teamwork. » 4/22/13 9:20am 4/22/13 9:20am

Soccer Player Hits Referee, Match Abandoned After Referee Flops To The…

Benfica defender Luisão (wearing number four in black) punched or shoved or hit referee Christian Fischer during a match between Fortuna Dusseldorf and Benfica which resulted in the match being abandoned. Sure, the officials should never be physically battered, or assaulted for that matter, but this is pretty funny,… » 8/11/12 5:50pm 8/11/12 5:50pm

This Rocket Goal From Hulk Can Only Be Described As Incredible

Last night's O Classico battle between Portugal's two top teams didn't disappoint, and with a late goal off a free kick FC Porto downed Benfica 3-2. But it was the opening goal that was most impressive, as Brazilian forward Hulk launched a rocket early in the match that broke 60 miles an hour. [ESPN3] » 3/03/12 2:00pm 3/03/12 2:00pm