S.L. Benfica de Macau

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Benfica de Macau
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Full name Casa do Sport Lisboa e Benfica em Macau (Chinese: 澳門賓菲加體育會)
Founded 1951
Ground Estádio Campo Desportivo
Macau University of Science and Technology Sports Field
Ground Capacity 16,272
1,684
Coach Henrique Nunes da Silva Portugal
League Liga de Elite
2016 1st

The House of Sport Lisboa e Benfica in Macau (Chinese: 澳門賓菲加體育會), simply known as Benfica de Macau, is a Macanese football team which currently competes in the Liga de Elite. They are the three-time defending champions of the league.

The club was founded on 17 October 1951, as the number 232 House of S.L. Benfica.

History[edit]

On 21 August 2016, Benfica de Macau defeated Rovers FC of Guam 4-2 in a 2017 AFC Cup Play-off Qualifier in Bibshek. It was the first win ever for a Macanese club in an AFC competition.[1]

Honours[edit]

League[edit]

Cup Competitions[edit]

Current squad[edit]

As of 26 March 2017.[2]

Note: Flags indicate national team as defined under FIFA eligibility rules. Players may hold more than one non-FIFA nationality.

No. Position Player
2 Macau DF Lei Ka Man
3 Macau DF Lei Chi Kin
5 Macau MF Luís Amorim
6 Portugal DF Rafael Moreira
7 Macau MF Vinício Alves
8 Macau FW Pang Chi Hang
10 José Luis da Cruz Martins
11 Macau FW Lee Keng Pan
13 Macau DF Filipe Duarte
14 Macau Edgar Teixeira
15 Portugal DF Bernardo Marques
No. Position Player
16 Macau GK Tai Chou Tek
17 Portugal MF Marco Meireles
18 Macau DF Loi Wai Hong
20 Macau FW Niki Torrão
21 Cape Verde FW Alison Brito
22 Brazil GK Batista
23 Macau DF Lei Kam Hong
45 Macau FW Carlos Leonel
77 Macau DF Chan Man
98 Australia MF Ethan Lay

References[edit]

  1. ^ "DUO SEAL KEY 2017 AFC CUP QUALIFYING WINS, STALEMATE IN GROUP C". The AFC.com. 21 August 2016. 
  2. ^ "2017 Macau League Match Results". Macau Football Association. Retrieved 26 March 2017. 

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