Entries in Benfica (29)

Thursday
Sep152011

Road To Munich Starts With A Point: Benfica 1 United 1

A stunning goal by Ryan Giggs helped earn Manchester United a point in their Champions League opener against a good Benfica side in Portugal. There was a great atmosphere in the Estadio da Luz and there’s no doubt both sets of fans went home happy knowing they had seen a good game.

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Wednesday
Sep142011

Benfica v Manchester United Preview: No Game In Europe's Easy

Manchester Untied play Benfica tonight at the Estadio da Luz in our first Champions League group-stage game of the season, in what no doubt will be an exciting match of football.

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Wednesday
Sep142011

A Quick Chat With A Basel Fan

After getting a take on our Champions League group from the view of a Benfica fan Ricardo Soares and an Otelul Galati fan Daniel Marian, I thought it would be good to finally chat to a Basel fan to find out what their thoughts are ahead of the Champions League which has started this week.

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Tuesday
Sep132011

United’s Record Against Benfica

Well tomorrow of course see’s Manchester United kick-off their UEFA Champions League group-stage campaign away to Benfica. United have played Portugal’s first European Champions 7 times in the competition having won 6 out of those encounters with the other game being lost.

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Monday
Sep122011

The First Games Of Our Successful European Cup Campaigns

Manchester United of course (if you didn’t know by now) start their Champions League campaign this coming Wednesday away to Portuguese outfit Benfica with fans hoping that it will be  the first step on our efforts to claim a fourth European Cup.

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Saturday
Sep102011

A Quick Chat With A Otelul Galati Fan #1

After getting a take on our Champions League group from the view of Benfica fan Ricardo SoaresI thought it would be good to chat to a Otelul Galati fan to see what their thoughts are ahead of the Champions League which is due to start next week.

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Thursday
Sep082011

A Quick Chat With A Benfica Fan

You may recall a couple of months ago I sat down with Ricardo Soares - @RicardoWSTldn - a football coach & top chef in London who I know from my contacts in football and got his take on Manchester United's past European clashes with Benfica, who he supports.

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Sunday
Sep042011

United's Champions League Squad Announced

UEFA has published the squad lists for this season's Champions League group stages and a total of 34 players have been called-up into Manchester United's squad which was announced on Friday.

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Thursday
Sep012011

Previewing United’s Games In September

I thought it would be good at the start of every month to give my predictions on the games that Manchester United will have over the season. Here's how I can see our games in September panning out.

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Sunday
Aug282011

Club Connections – Arsenal

Of course this coming afternoon, Manchester United face Arsenal up at Old Trafford looking to make it 3 wins out of 3 in the Premier League so far. With that in mind it’s worth looking at 8 individuals who have both spent time at United and Arsenal in their careers in the game.

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Friday
Aug262011

A Closer Look At United's Champions League Group Opponents

The Champions League draw for the compeititon's group stages were announced yesterday in Monaco with Manchester United, Chelsea, Arsenal and new boys Manchester City representing England. 

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Friday
Aug262011

Our Take On The Champions League Draw

Yesterday saw the draw made for this season’s Champions League group-stage and it’s fair to say that that the draw in Monaco has thrown up some interesting groups, which we’re now have a look at in full.

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