October 13, 2017 – The Court Rejected Benfica’s Injunction

On October 13, 2017, Benfica’s injunction was rejected. The Porto Civil Court claims that the arguments used by Benfica, of “unfair competition”, cannot be sustained. According to the Civil Court of Porto, unfair competition “always presupposes a market economy, i.e., the existence of competition between companies in the struggle to attract and retain customers so…

September 12, 2017 – Injunction against Oporto

On September 12, 2017, the newspaper Expresso wrote that Benfica proceeded with an injunction in the Civil Court of Porto, to prohibit the disclosure of more e-mails by the TV channel “Porto Canal”. The magistrate did not order the ruling before hearing all the people involved. The lawyer Gonçalo Malheiro signed the order. This only…

August 11, 2017 – Benfica’s Press Release

Benfica makes a new press release without any shame: “Benfica does not have controversy, it does not have debts to former players and coaches, it does not live under the financial intervention of UEFA, it is not traumatized by the past, it does not hide behind coaches, it does not live obsessed by its rivals,…