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S.L. Benfica
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Full name Sport Lisboa e Benfica
Founded 1904
Ground Estádio da Luz,
Lisbon, Portugal
Ground Capacity 65,647
Chairman Luís Filipe Vieira
Manager Rui vitória
League Primeira Liga
2013/14 Primeira Liga, 1st

Sport Lisboa e Benfica, simply known as Benfica or SLB, is a worldwide famous club for its football team which plays in Portugal and UEFA competitions.

Benfica was founded on 28 February 1904. It is the world's football club with most members, which is Guinness World Record. It's official stadium is Estádio da Luz (Stadium of Light).

Benfica has won 2 UEFA Champions League (consecutively), 33 Portuguese Leagues (record), 25 Portuguese Cups (record), 5 League Cups (record), 4 Portuguese SuperCups and 3 Campeonatos de Portugal.

The club's chairman is Luís Filipe Vieira, and the football team coach is Rui Vitória.

The most famous football player of Benfica is Eusébio.

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