Benfica Soccer School methodology is a proven system that is currently used by SL Benfica.  This system has produced a number of professional players who are active on the world stage. Our methodology is ensures that we deliver consistent quality education and training designed to hone the skills of the player at all stages of their development.

Our Focus


setting the pitch, understanding perception, movement and positioning


attitude, concentration, communication, leadership and motivation

Motor Skills

flexibility, speed, pace, reaction time, strength, direction sense and power


reaction and changes to movement and action without external stimuli


steals, playing in sectors, high load, rate of change and peripheral vision


body mechanics and composition for upper/lower body parts

Our Success

SL Benfica’s methodology provides the ability to accurately plot the future ability and career progression of a player. Here are some of our recent successes of our players: Ederson Moraes (Manchester City), Victor Lindelöf (Manchester United), Renato Sanches (Bayern Munich), Nélson Semedo (Barcelona), Bernardo Silva (AS Monaco), Gonçalo Guedes (PSG), André Gomes (Valência), and João Cancelo (Valência).  All these players are now playing for professional European and North American soccer clubs.

Bernardo Silva

André Horta

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