JORGE JESUS

  • Benfica hold Juventus to reach Europa League final May 2, 2014

    Benfica kept alive their dream of a first European trophy in 52 years after a goalless draw with Juventus in Turin on Thursday helped the newlycrowned Portuguese champions win their Europa League semifinal 21 on aggregate. Jorge Jesus's side will return to Turin on May 14 to take on Sevilla in...
  • Heartbroken coach Jorge Jesus hints he could quit Benfica May 16, 2013

    Amsterdam: Benfica coach Jorge Jesus hinted he may leave the club following the heartbreak of their 21 injurytime defeat by Chelsea in the Europa League final on Wednesday. The 58yearold, who has been in charge for four years, said the Lisbon team were the better side for most of the...
  • Shirokov scores late as Zenit beat Benfica 32 February 16, 2012

    St. Petersburg: Roman Shirokov scored his second goal of the game in the 89th minute as Zenit St. Petersburg beat Benfica 32 in the first leg of their roundof16 matchup in the Champions League on Wednesday. Maxi Pereira put Benfica ahead in the 20th, tapping the ball in after secondchoice goalkeeper...