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Benitez offers Juventus his insight on Benfica

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | April, 14 2014

Napoli coach Rafael Benitez has offered his services to Serie A rivals Juventus in a bid to help them reach the final of the Europa League this season. • Rzouki: Are Juve ready for top European teams? Juve were drawn against Benfica -...

Europa: Juve vs. Benfica in semi, all-Spanish tie Video

ESPN staff | April, 11 2014

Juventus must see off Portuguese giants Benfica if they are to book a place in a Europa League final on home turf, while Sevilla face Valencia in the competition's other semifinal. This year's Europa League final is at Juve's Turin Stadium, where...

Nedved: Benfica worst draw for Juve

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent & Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | April, 11 2014

Pavel Nedved said Juventus had been given the toughest draw possible in the semifinals of the Europa League, but he remains optimistic that the Bianconeri will overcome Benfica. • Rzouki: Juve's dream still alive Nedved, representing the S...

Europa: Juventus get Lyon, Benfica drawn with AZ

ESPN staff | March, 21 2014

Juventus will face Lyon in the quarterfinals of the Europa League as they look to continue their quest for a place in the final at their own stadium in Turin. • Europa League last-16 review • Champions League draw Juve, who entered the...

Sherwood proud of Spurs Europa fight Video

PA Sport | March, 20 2014

Tim Sherwood was left feeling a combination of frustration and pride after Tottenham fell just short in their bid to complete a remarkable turnaround and reach the Europa League quarterfinals at the expense of Benfica. #INSERT type:image cap...

Sherwood: No respect for Benfica boss

Kevin Palmer | March, 19 2014

Tottenham manager Tim Sherwood will shake the hand of Benfica boss Jorge Jesus when the final whistle sounds in his side's Europa League tie in Portugal on Thursday, but he has refused to end his war of words with the Portuguese tactician. &bull...

Jorge Jesus: AVB set for Zenit

Andy Brassell | March, 15 2014

Andre Villas-Boas has agreed to become the new head coach of Zenit St Petersburg, replacing the sacked Luciano Spalletti, according to Benfica boss Jorge Jesus. Reports in the Russian media on Friday suggested that the former Chelsea and Totte...

Wenger backs Spurs boss in row

Miguel Delaney | March, 14 2014

LONDON -- Arsene Wenger insists that Tottenham are having a "good season" because they are in a similar position to the last two campaigns, and backed Tim Sherwood over Thursday night's confrontation with Benfica manager Jorge Jesus. &b...

Sherwood: Benfica boss lacks class Video

Kevin Palmer | March, 13 2014

Tottenham head coach Tim Sherwood said Benfica boss Jorge Jesus 'lacks class' after the pair were involved in a heated touchline clash during the Europa League last-16 tie at White Hart Lane. Jesus' had the last laugh as his Benfica side ran out ...

Lisbon derby postponed as roof material falls

ESPN staff | February, 9 2014

Benfica's game against Sporting Lisbon at the Stadium of Light -- where the Champions League final will be held in May -- had to be postponed after insulation material from the roof came loose in high winds and began falling on the pitch and some sea...

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