S.L. Benfica (Luanda)

Sport Luanda e Benfica, commonly known as Benfica de Luanda, or simply as Benfica, is a football club from Luanda, Angola. The club was established as the Luanda affiliate of SL Benfica of Portugal, and shares the same colours. The logo is also very similar to the Portuguese one. The club, as of 2019, has never won the Girabola (the Angolan league first division).

S.L. Benfica
Full nameSport Luanda e Benfica
Nickname(s)Águias de Luanda (Luanda Eagles)
Founded5 October 1922; 99 years ago (1922-10-05)
GroundEstádio dos Coqueiros
Capacity12.000
ChairmanJoaquim Sebastião
ManagerZeca Amaral
LeagueGirabola
20166th
WebsiteClub website

The club is nicknamed Águias de Luanda, meaning "Luanda Eagles" (the eagle is the symbol of SL Benfica).


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