The speech of the president of Benfica at the Christmas dinner with about 1600 workers and workers of Benfica, at Pavilhão n.º 2 da Luz.
Event of the day of the hurricane: “I wish to evaluation the return to the annual recreation after two years of failure as a result of the cursed epidemic and we selected the proper day to return as a result of the storm. This occasion happened as a result of it deserves, all the things you do for this membership deserves. to know our place, to have a relationship with an excellent workforce as a result of there is just one Benfica and I’m the solely Benfica.”
The date will repeat: “Unfortunately, as a result of the heavy rain, at the present time didn’t shine as we needed, however the promise is that at the present time can be repeated as a result of of the work they do daily in the want and justice for them to know. It is essential for our athletes to appreciate how many individuals work for them outdoors the 4 strains, how many individuals daily attempt to give them the greatest situations to realize the positions we wish. these conferences are going down.”
Accounts at Positions: “We had our rower Pimenta, who was world champion; in judo we have been feminine champions, we had Bárbara Timo bronze in the World Cup and our girls’s workforce bronze in the European Cup for the first time in the historical past of the membership; in swimming. , our Dioguinho [Diogo Ribeiro] he was a world champion and file holder; in sports activities, Pedro Pichardo European and World champion; and in athletics we have been nationwide champions for twelve consecutive occasions. We have been the U-20 males’s worldwide champions. In addition to this, we gained the Intercontinental Sub-20 soccer match for the first time ever. These have been titles gained and it appears we’re at the end of the season however we aren’t. Today now we have 15 groups competing in the nationwide competitors between soccer, out of doors sports activities, rugby and pool, and in the present day we’re main 11. Since the begin of the season, now we have performed 11 Supercups, successful eight. And, lastly, we had 9 groups competing in the play-offs of the European Championship; We presently have 9 groups in European competitions, most of them the Champions League. It is a definitive file in the membership’s historical past. “
Remote time: “I’ve given you this leaflet in order that all of us perceive the work we’re doing for this workforce, however as you may see, some video games are at the starting, others are in the center, however we’re all very far-off. to look at these outcomes and acknowledge the work that took all of us to alter a 12 months like final 12 months, very tough, and now to realize these outcomes. about what we’re doing. And this doesn’t solely apply to athletes and coaches, it applies to all of us, to our pursuits, beginning with me.
Take a more in-depth look: “Another message that I wish to go away is that, despite the fact that we’re like this and if we’re very linked, even internally, the membership doesn’t win 11 out of 15, it wins greater than this. the unity between us. I consider that we’re on the proper path to achieve the end of the 12 months and the result’s what I’ve given right here.”