2021 Schedule

2021 Schedule
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13dReuters

Benfica president resigns after tax fraud arrest

Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira has resigned after being detained as part of an investigation into alleged tax fraud and money laundering.

Why the Europa League is vital for Arsenal (1:45)
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Arsenal & Benfica are having similar seasons (0:49)
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170dRob Dawson

COVID-19 chaos: Man Utd, Arsenal ties moved

Manchester United's Europa League match against Real Sociedad has been switched to Juventus' stadium while Arsenal will play Benfica in Rome.

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240dAdriana Garcia

Otamendi apologises to fans for several blunders

Nicolas Otamendi has apologised to Benfica fans for mistakes he has made on the pitch since his arrival in the summer from Manchester City.

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269dSam Marsden Moises Llorens

Sources: Barca target Nunez in future plans

Barcelona's interest in Benfica striker Darwin Nunez has intensified, in their search for a replacement for Luis Suarez, sources have told ESPN.

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274dESPN

Benfica coach slams City's 'ungrateful' Silva

Benfica boss Jorge Jesus has called Manchester City's Bernardo Silva "ungrateful" after the player claimed the club need a new president.

Marcotti unconvinced by Carlos Vinicius' potential Spurs move (0:59)
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301dJames Olley

Sources: Spurs set to loan Carlos Vinicius

Jose Mourinho has been desperate to bolster his attacking options and provide cover for Harry Kane, the club's only out-and-out striker.

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304dReuters

Man City agree €68m deal for Benfica's Dias

Manchester City have agreed a deal to sign Benfica defender Ruben Dias while Nicolas Otamendi will join the Portuguese club in a separate transfer.

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344dRob Dawson

Sources: Pereira wanted by Benfica, Valencia

As well as Andreas Pereira, United will listen to offers for Phil Jones, Chris Smalling, Marcos Rojo and Joel Pereira.

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1yReuters

Jorge Jesus leaves Flamengo for Benfica job

Coach Jorge Jesus is leaving Brazilian champions Flamengo to return to his native Portugal for a second spell in charge of Benfica.

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1yESPN

Man United chase 'The Octopus'

ESPN's Insider Notebook reveals the slippery customer Manchester United want. Plus: The Champions League final could be moving elsewhere.