Category: Benfica

Man Utd See Bid Rejected for Benfica Star Ruben Dias as Red Devils Eye Harry Maguire Alternatives – 90min
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Man Utd See Bid Rejected for Benfica Star Ruben Dias as Red Devils Eye Harry Maguire Alternatives – 90min

​Manchester United have had a bid rejected for Benfica defender Ruben Dias, with the Red Devils looking for alternatives if their deal for Harry Maguire does not go through.Despite serious interest from United, Maguire remains a Leicester City player, although it is believed he is one of their primary transfer targets. However, with ​Leicester proving to be…

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Arsenal keen on Benfica defender – WhoScored.com
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Arsenal keen on Benfica defender – WhoScored.com

Arsenal have earmarked Benfica defender Ruben Dias as a potential transfer target this summer, claims The Daily Mail. The Gunners have been rocked by Laurent Koscielny’s desire to leave the club after the Arsenal captain refused to travel on their pre-season tour of the United States. Koscielny wants his current £100,000-a-week deal, which has one…

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Arsenal eye Benfica defender Ruben Dias as Koscienly replacement – The Football Faithful
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Arsenal eye Benfica defender Ruben Dias as Koscienly replacement – The Football Faithful

Harry Diamond 13/07/2019 Transfer News Arsenal are eyeing a move for highly-rated Benfica defender Ruben Dias, as the club prepare for the departure of unsettled captain Laurent Koscielny.Arsenal captain Koscielny has refused to join the club on their pre-season tour of the US, with the veteran defender having informed the club of his desire to…

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Benfica defender scouted by Manchester United as negotiations begin – FourFourTwo
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Benfica defender scouted by Manchester United as negotiations begin – FourFourTwo

Portuguese outlet Correio de Manha has reported that Old Trafford representatives were in Lisbon on Wednesday to watch Dias in action during Benfica’s 2-1 pre-season friendly defeat to Anderlecht. Contact has been made between the two clubs about the possibility of completing a deal for less than the 22-year-old’s €66 million release clause. However, Benfica…

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Benfica confirm €126m offer for Felix from Atletico Madrid – The Punch
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Benfica confirm €126m offer for Felix from Atletico Madrid – The Punch

Benfica is evaluating a 126 million Euros ($143.16 million) offer for Portugal striker Joao Felix from Atletico Madrid, the Portuguese club said in a statement on Wednesday. If terms are agreed, the 19-year-old would become the most expensive player in Atletico’s history, smashing the La Liga side’s transfer fee record of 72 million Euros to…

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Joao Felix: Benfica considering £112.9m offer from Atletico Madrid for Portuguese teenager – BBC Sport
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Joao Felix: Benfica considering £112.9m offer from Atletico Madrid for Portuguese teenager – BBC Sport

Felix won the league title with Benfica last seasonBenfica have said they are considering an offer of 126m euros (£112.9m) from Atletico Madrid for Portuguese forward Joao Felix.The offer is above the 19-year-old’s 120m euro release clause, but the La Liga club want to pay in instalments.Felix’s transfer would be the fifth most expensive in…

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Benfica rubbish Joao Felix to Atletico Madrid reports – AS English
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Benfica rubbish Joao Felix to Atletico Madrid reports – AS English

Benfica have vehemently denied teenage star Joao Felix is on the cusp of completing a €120million move to Atletico Madrid. Reports in Spain on Monday indicated that Atléti had triggered Felix’s release clause and were set to announce the signing. The 19-year-old is believed to be wanted by Europe’s top clubs after scoring 20 competitive goals during…

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Benfica Identify Replacement For Manchester City Linked Joao Felix – Inside Futbol
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Benfica Identify Replacement For Manchester City Linked Joao Felix – Inside Futbol

Follow @insidefutbolBenfica have identified a replacement for Manchester City and Manchester United linked Joao Felix, but face competition from rivals FC Porto. The 19-year-old Portuguese sensation has enjoyed a remarkable debut season at senior level for Benfica, after netting 20 goals and registering 11 assists for his team-mates in all competitions.   In the wake…

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The Benfica B youngster who caught Jurgen Klopp’s eye during pre-Madrid friendly – This Is Anfield
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The Benfica B youngster who caught Jurgen Klopp’s eye during pre-Madrid friendly – This Is Anfield

Liverpool’s 3-0 friendly win over Benfica B ahead of the Champions League final proved very productive, and one youngster caught Jurgen Klopp‘s eye. Goals from Sadio Mane, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Curtis Jones saw the Reds’ preparations for Madrid go without a hitch in Marbella, as they downed their Portuguese opponents. The result was as expected,…

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Benfica State Their Terms If Manchester United Want Their Prized Asset – Vitalfootball
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Benfica State Their Terms If Manchester United Want Their Prized Asset – Vitalfootball

Date: 9th June 2019 at 2:46pmWritten by: Gary Boyoh The last time, here at Vital Manchester United, we mentioned the talented young Portuguese attacker, Joao Felix, our article didn’t hold up much hope of the Benfica player coming to Old Trafford. Our article, Click Here, covered the suggestion that our near-neighbours, Manchester City, had snuck…

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Benfica chief resigned to losing €120m star linked with Man Utd, City – Teamtalk.com
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Benfica chief resigned to losing €120m star linked with Man Utd, City – Teamtalk.com

Date published: Sunday 9th June 2019 9:55 Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira has admitted that he is resigned to losing teenage starlet Joao Felix amid links with the Premier League. Manchester United and Manchester City have been tracking the highly-rated 19-year-old, who looks set to move on this summer, while Liverpool have also been credited…

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Benfica confident that Joao Felix will stay – MARCA.com
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Benfica confident that Joao Felix will stay – MARCA.com

Joao Felix EFEBenfica are confident that they’ll be able to keep hold of Joao Felix this summer despite interested from Atletico Madrid and others.The youngster has impressed in Portugal this season and has attracted the attention of Atleti , as well as Juventus, Manchester City and Manchester United as a result.”We believe that the best…

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Benfica president accepts Man Utd target Joao Felix will be sold… but hopes £106m star could return im – The Sun
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Benfica president accepts Man Utd target Joao Felix will be sold… but hopes £106m star could return im – The Sun

BENFICA’S president has admitted £106million sensation Joao Felix will be sold this summer. But he hopes his club can take the youngster back on loan for one more season to continue his development. 1 Benfica have admitted they expect to sell Joao Felix this summer but want to try and get him back on loanCredit:…

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Benfica president confirms the only way Joao Felix can leave – The Peoples Person
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Benfica president confirms the only way Joao Felix can leave – The Peoples Person

Manchester United fans may have something to get excited about after Benfica’s president has confirmed the only way Joao Felix will be allowed to leave the club. The youngster has been one of Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s main targets according to reports but it’s been a difficult struggle to conclude any deal.Felix is one of Europe’s…

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Benfica chief reveals only hope of keeping Joao Felix – Football365.com
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Benfica chief reveals only hope of keeping Joao Felix – Football365.com

Date published: Saturday 8th June 2019 5:00 Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira says the only hope of Joao Felix staying at Benfica is if they sell the teenager then take him back on loan. Manchester United and Manchester City have been tracking the highly-rated 19-year-old, who looks set to move on this summer. Felix has…

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