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Edinson Cavani finds himself without a team, and is studying each and every one of the many offers that have come his way, and waiting for those that are to come. One of those could be from Benfica. The Lisbon club reportedly want him, but could be reluctant because of the high cost.
Interim Benfica boss, Nelson Verissimo, will be in charge of the Lisbon side until the end of the season, the Portuguese club announced.
The Lisbon based outfit lost in the 95th minute after a goal by Ze Manuel which saw Benfica lose 3-4 against Santa Clara.
Benfica midfielder Julian Weigl has said a "line was crossed" when an attack on the team's bus on Thursday night resulted in him and Serbian forward Andrija Zivkovic going to hospital.
Defending Portuguese champions Benfica stuttered back into action on Thursday after a three-month absence and were held to a 0-0 draw, a result ideally suited to an empty, noiseless Estadio da Luz.
Arsenal will say goodbye to David Luiz this summer. Due to the crisis, the Gunners can't allow his high wage, so the player would leave in June. The player himself confirmed to 'Record' that he has already begun talks to return to Benfica, his ex-team, in the summer.
Portugal's reigning champions Benfica have confirmed that midfielder David Tavares tested positive for coronavirus on Friday, taking the tally for positive cases to at least eight players in Primeira Liga.
After knowing of the 3 positives at Vitória de Guimaraes, Sunday continued to bring bad news in that regard. Benfica player David Tavares is also infected with the coronavirus, and Famalicao reported five cases, three of them involving players whose identity they wanted to preserve.
'The Sun' says that Newcastle are planning to make a low offer for Rafa Silva of Benfica. It will be significantly less than the 80 million euros stipulated in his buyout clause. The player's contract runs until 2024.
Although one of Manchester United's main objectives for next season is Jadon Sancho, the 'Red Devils' are thinking of a cheaper alternative than Pizzi, the 30 year-old Benfica winger.
Real Madrid maintained a three-point lead at the top in Spain, while Bayern Munich and RB Leipzig cancelled each other out in the big game in Germany. Meanwhile, Juventus and Paris Saint-Germain showed signs of weakness ahead of the return of the Champions League.