Browsing Oscar Cardozo

Befinca Lose Again, Oscar Cardozo Shoves and Yells at Jorge Jesus

Posted on 27 May, 2013, by in Soccer

Reaching the finishing line of the 2012-2013 season, Benfica had three titles up for grabs. They ended up losing all of them, leading to quite a bit of frustration from Oscar Cardozo, shoving and trying to do more to his manager, Jorge Jesus, after losing 2-1 in the cup final to Vitoria de Guimaraes. More

SL Benfica – The Biggest Losers in Europe

Posted on 16 May, 2013, by in Soccer

If the feeling after losing in the 91st minute against Porto was mostly shock and refusing to actually accept that they’ve lost the league title, probably, Benfica faced true despair, … More

Benfica vs Porto – The Game That Sent The Title North?

Posted on 3 Mar, 2012, by in Soccer

Hulk opened the scoring, Oscar Cardozo’s brace gave Benfica the lead in the second half, but a red card and Porto’s superior side eventually got the two goals that might bring them the title for a sixth time in seven seasons, winning the O Classico 3-2 in dramatic fashion, taking sole lead of the Primeira Liga in Portugal. More

Ryan Giggs Still Wonderful (Benfica vs Manchester United)

Posted on 14 Sep, 2011, by in Soccer

Ryan Giggs’ wonderful first half goal gave Manchester United a point, clinching a 1-1 draw against Benfica in Lisbon, after the Portougese took the lead through Oscar Cardozo. More

Top Scorers in Europe’s Smaller Leagues, March Edition

Posted on 23 Mar, 2010, by in Soccer

The top scorers from leagues we don’t usually focus on – the SPL, the Dutch Eredivisie, the Portuguese Liga, the Greek Super League and the Turkish Super Lig. More

Benfica, Porto, and the Little Braga that Could

Posted on 24 Nov, 2009, by in Soccer

One third of the way into the season, we take a look at the state of things in the Portuguese Premier League, Liga Sagres, with Braga and Benfica leading the table and Porto (champions of the last four seasons) not too far behind. More