Porto won the Champions League without being anyones bitch
To be great again Benfica at first needs to win or draw on sunday.
We can surely go for some of those loan deals but I don't want Benfica to be kind of a satellite-club for Chelsea or whatever other club. Sporting got Rochemback from Barcelona for 2 years without particularely being their
"bitch" (got it?
At the moment we have very talented young players in our squad which we can built a future on. So what would be the outcome of becoming the proclaimed bitch? We would lose them for the agreement we have. I rather stick to Moreira, Miguel, RicRocha, Luisão (Benfica are trying to extend his stay and he seems interested
), Petit, Manulele, Simão, Geovanni or Mantorras then getting one Alex or Tevez for to see half of them leaving in reward and leading another club, we have so to say presented them to, to major glory.
Benfica may not win (many
) Eurocups this way in the future, but will have a consistency they have long time been missing and that will lead them to domestic success at least (what it already did at early stage, we won the cup last season against Mourinho's legendary Porto