All posts tagged "Benfica"

  • transfer news
    Liverpool Agree £25m Deal For Portuguese Star

    According to reports in Correio da Manha, Premier League giants Liverpool have agreed a fee of £25m for Benfica left back Fabio Coentrao. Kenny Dalgish is set to move for the 23-year old full back who has...

    • Posted May 25, 2011
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  • Fábio Coentrão a Liverpool Player Already?

    Rumours have spread that the first signing of Dalglish’s return to Anfield will be Portugese wing-back, Fábio Coentrão. But according to Wikipedia, the 22 year-old has already signed for Liverpool, and is playing with the number 39 on...

    • Posted January 11, 2011
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  • Ramires nearing Chelsea switch

    Written by Ross Mackiewicz. Brazilian international Ramires is edging ever closer to his move to Chelsea. The Benfica ace has been heavily linked with a number of clubs since the conclusion of his debut season for the...

    • Posted August 4, 2010
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  • Liverpool beat the nerves to show clinical edge in time of need

    By Phil Dickinson. Liverpool progressed into the semi finals of the Europa League last night after an emphatic 4-1 victory against Portuguese champions elect, Benfica, finally putting to rest the ghost of their 2006 Champions League exit....

    • Posted April 9, 2010
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  • Benfica Preview – Liverpool fans in the mood to banish ghosts of 2006

    By Phil Dickinson. When clubs of genuine European pedigree clash, thoughts inevitably turn to encounters gone by. When Manchester United squared off against Champions League opponents Bayern Munich yesterday, memories of United’s Barcelona smash-and-grab in 1999 understandably...

    • Posted March 31, 2010
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