Domingos Soares Oliveira, CEO of Benfica, was elected in Vienna to the Executive Board of the European Club Association (ECA) during the ECA General Assembly, chaired by Nasser Al-Khelaifi, President of Paris Saint-Germain . He replaces Miguel Moreira on the board of ECA, who left SAD dos incarados.
The other candidates were Salgado Zenha, Sporting vice-president and head of finance, and Jiri Vrba, from Slavia de Praga. It is the return to a role he already played between 2017 and 2019.
Soares Olivieira was elected for a term that ends in 2023.