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Benfica’s eagle shenanigans

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Benfica have fired their eagle mascot Vitoria, pictured here giving coach Jorge Jesus the bird, and replaced her with another of the same species with the same name. Vitoria II will be accompanied at pre and post-match displays by another eagle called Gloriosa. We’ll have more on Benfica’s pre-season transfer dealings soon.


Written by porkncheezer

June 20, 2011 at 6:43 am

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