Former Brazil international Julio Cesar is looking to sign for a new club after agreeing to end his contract with Benfica by mutual consent.
The ex-Inter Milan goalkeeper made just four starts in all competitions for Benfica this season and his contract had been due to expire next summer.
"It's a risk I'm taking," Cesar told Benfica TV. "As of today, I have nothing, I don't have a club. It was a difficult decision.
"In the event that something comes out, I will study it and if it doesn't, it...
CSKA Moscow moved closer to a spot in the Champions League round of 16 with a 2-0 win over Benfica on Wednesday.
Georgy Shchennikov gave CSKA an early lead, despite an apparent offside. Then an own goal from Jardel ensured Benfica -- who are eliminated -- slipped to their fifth defeat in five Champions League games this season.
The result lifts CSKA into second place in Group A, though Basel can take back the place with a win over Manchester United in Wednesday's later game. For CSKA goalkeeper...
UEFA has announced it has closed disciplinary proceedings against Benfica after fans set off fireworks during their clash with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Oct. 31.
European football's governing body charged the Portuguese club for their supporters' conduct during United's 2-0 Champions League victory at Old Trafford last month.
However, Benfica, who sit bottom of Group A without a point, will not receive any punishment from UEFA.
A UEFA statement read: "The CEDB [control, ethics and disciplinary...