“The option for Jorge Jesus was in the logic of a quick result and failed”

Benfica’s SAD co-CEO Domingos Soares Oliveira has acknowledged the failure of the Reds’ past two seasons and blames the choice of Jorge Jesus and the transfer window move. “A lot of things failed, the market options certainly failed, we had a team that wasn’t balanced enough. We admit that the tactical and technical options also … Read more

Jorge Jesus reveals Everton invite after leaving Benfica: ‘I didn’t go because I was used to winning titles’ – Benfica

02:52 The Portuguese coach is yet to link with any club after leaving Luz Jorge Jesus said on Tuesday that he had the opportunity to make his debut as a Premier League manager but that he had rejected the possibility because he wanted a team that fights for trophies. “When I left Benfica, I had … Read more

Flamengo president says Jesus didn’t speak to sign for Benfica: ‘It got in the way of all the work’ – Brazil

09 May 2022 – 23:23 Rodolfo Landim recalled that the Portuguese coach promised to stay at the club until the end of 2020 Rodolfo Landim, president of Flamengo, assured that he was upset by the departure of Jorge Jesus in June 2020 to Benfica, accusing the Portuguese coach of not having addressed the workforce, managers … Read more

Statements by Vítor Pereira and Jesus: “I avoid talking in other people’s homes”

Jorge Jesus appeared available to return to Flamengo until 20 and did not hesitate in the face of the immense criticism, since Mengão is also trained by a Portuguese, in this case Paulo Sousa, now more pressed by the words of his compatriot, but also by the defeat with Botafogo this weekend. If Jesus’ statements … Read more

Vítor Pereira: “Who am I to come here and judge Jorge Jesus?” – Brazil

Vítor Pereira, Corinthians coach, commented this Sunday on the statements by Jorge Jesus, who was available to guide Flamengo again, assuming that despite not having heard the ex-Benfica manager’s statements, the world of football is “extremely competitive”. “I still haven’t heard confirmation from Jorge Jesus on the statements. Talking to others is something I avoid, … Read more

Benfica: “At no time did Jesus ask to leave”

Benfica underlined, this Friday, around 24 hours after the statements made public by coach Jorge Jesus, that the former coach of the Reds had not asked to leave the club “at any time”. “Sport Lisboa e Benfica specifies that at no time has Jorge Jesus asked to leave the club,” Benfica said in a statement … Read more