Benfica History

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Nickname: 
Eagles
Founded: 
1904
Manager: 
Jorge Jesus
Ground: 
Estadio da Luz
Capacity: 
65,647
League: 

Benfica, also known as the Eagles is a professional football team based in Lisbon, Portugal. Benfica were founded in 1904 and play their home games at Estadio da Luz. Benfica are one of the biggest clubs in Portugal having won 32 Portuguese Liga, 24 Taca de Portugal, 2 Taca da Liga, 4 Supertaca Candido de Oliviera, 3 Campeonato de portugal, 18 Taca de Honra, 3 Taca de Ribeiro dos Reis, 3 Imperio Cup, 3 Titulos dos Jogos Olimpicos Nacionais, 2 UEFA Champions League, 1 Latin Cup, 1 Iberian Cup, and 1 Pequena Copa del Mundo de Clubes. Benfica are currently managed by Jorge Jesus and captained by Nuno Gomes.