SL Benfica are one of the best Portuguese teams in the Primiera Liga today as they boast several world class players including Oscar Cardozo, Nicolas Gaitan, Ola John and Ezequiel Garay. Benfica wear red home shirts with white shorts and red socks which are manufactured by adidas and sponsored by Meo. Benfica reached the 2012-13 Europa League Final after beating Fenerbahce in the semi-final where they played English club Chelsea.
Benfica play their home games in a kit of red shirts, white shorts and red socks. The most famous player to pull on the red shirt was Eusebio who helped the club to win two European cups in 1961 and 1962.
With the first round of prestigious Champions League fixtures completed this week, we take a closer look at each club's third and home shirts to be worn throughout the elite of European football this 2016/17 season. Group A PSG - Nike have issued the French giants with an ultra-clean white third [...]
Benfica kit suppliers adidas create beautiful home and away shirts for the recently crowned Primeira Liga champions [...]
Portuguese league champions SL Benfica have officially launched their new home kit for the 2015-16 season [...]
Having officially launched their home kit for next season, Benfica have had their away kit leaked online. The new leaked away kit is similar to the away kit seen in the 2012-13 season featuring a mostly black shirt with red applications [...]
Sport Lisboa e Benfica better known as SL Benfica, Benfica or Benfica Lisbon were founded in 1904 as Sport Lisboa, changing their name in 1908 after merging with Sport Club de Benfica. They play their home games in the 65,000 capacity Estadio da Luz in Portugal.
Benfica have famously won the Primeira Liga over 30 times more than any other Portuguese club and their most notable players include Pablo Aimar, Michel Preud'homme, Eusebio, Joao Pinto, Nene, Antonio Veloso and many more.