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The Blues are in the driving seat heading into the hectic Christmas period, and appear favorites to be crowned champions this season.
On Monday, Chelsea traveled to Stoke City to face off with Mark Hughes’ side as the Blues looked to restore their three-point lead at the top of the English Premier League standings, with rivals Manchester City level on 39 points.
Portuguese boss Jose Mourinho led the west London side to the Britannia Stadium and grabbed all three points, as goals from club captain John Terry and hit summer... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal's version of the Classico takes center-stage today in Porto, where Benfica will try to defeat the hosts. The águias are out to end their winless streak away to Porto in the league.
A hostile environment awaits Benfica at the Estádio do Dragão this evening in what should be a highly disputed match. It's fair to say that both these clubs dislike eachother, and when they meet, fans are not only looking for three points, but they are also looking for something to brag about come Monday morning.
Domestically, only three points separates the two long time rivals... Read the rest of the article »
The Mexican midfielder has been one of Porto's most outstanding players during this season, especially in their UCL matches.
With their complicated season so far, it seems Borussia Dortmund will try to revert their last place in the Bundesliga by signing some players during the upcoming transfer season. According to sources, their first target would be Porto's Mexican midfielder Hector Herrera, who's had an amazing season with his club both domestically and in their UEFA Champions League group.
The same source indicates... Read the rest of the article »
Hector Herrera, currently playing for FC Porto, would become a Citizen in the upcoming transfer window, according to Portuguese sources
Hector Herrera, one of Mexico's most promising players, may leave FC Porto in the upcoming transfer window, after being sought out by English Champion Manchester City. According to Portuguese sources, "El Zorro" has been scouted for quite some time by Txiki Beguiristain, and the club would be ready to bid for the player's services.
The Citizens have kept an eye on Herrera after his... Read the rest of the article »
There have been three goals in total scored between these two sides in Lisbon over their last five meetings. Watch this Portuguese Clássico live on Friday, September 26, 2014.
A clássico is always a very heated affair, and on Friday evening in Lisbon, things will be no different when Sporting CP and FC Porto take the field at the Estádio Alvalade.
Both these two Portuguese giants have a long and memorable history, but at the moment, just two points separate them in the league standings. This will be a match that neither will want to lose, yet given the... Read the rest of the article »
A visit to Guimarães is never easy, especially with both sides looking to take over the top spot. Find all the TV listings for this Primeira Liga match that promises to be very entertaining.
A meeting at the Estádio D. Afonso Henriques between Guimarães and Porto is by far the match of the week. Football fans will see two of the top clubs this season go head-to-head, in what should be a very hard fought match from both sides.
Rui Vitória’s side has taken three victories from as many matches, and they are currently third in the league standings, one point... Read the rest of the article »
Rio Ave takes the field on Saturday, as they look to remain invincible and at the top of the table. On Sunday, Porto & Guimarães will also be aiming for the top spot in the Primeira Liga.
If you take a look at the Primeira Liga standings, you will be quite surprised to see who is at the top of the table. Both Rio Ave and V. Guimarães are the leaders, with Porto equal on nine points with them after three matches. All of that can quickly change, and with match day four kicking off on Friday evening, Benfica could jump out in front with a victory.
The reigning champions will... Read the rest of the article »
Rio Ave are the surprise leaders of the Primeira Liga as two weeks, and they will look to continue that on Monday against Boavista. Check out the global listings for Matchday 3 in the Portuguese Primeira Liga.
Matchday three in the Portuguese League offers the viewers their first glimpse of the Derbi Lisboeta this season. Same city rivals Benfica and Sporting CP will go head-to-head at the Estádio da Luz, looking to gain the upper hand on each other.
But before fans can look forward to that, they will have a few other fixtures they can check out.
Académica and Vitoria de Setúbal... Read the rest of the article »
Things went well for Porto in the first leg against Lille, but they now return home to defend their slender lead. Watch live on TV & online as these two sides look to book their place in the Champions League group stage.
A victory in the first leg in France has Porto in control of their own fate. The key to today’s second leg will be to not lose to Lille, which would guarantee the dragões approximately €8.6m.
Another important factor for today’s meeting will be the FIFA club ranking. France is a direct competitor with Portugal, and if Lille were to progress into the Champions League group... Read the rest of the article »
Both Porto and Benfica got off to a winning start in week one, while Sporting only managed one point. Watch live as Boavista hosts their first Primeira Liga match since 2008.
Portuguese football fans got to see their clubs in action last weekend, and they are in for yet another exciting fixture list. Vitoria de Guimarães got things started at home on Friday night, defeating newcomers Penafiel. That victory puts the Minhotos at the top of the table with six points from two matches.
On Saturday, Porto will make a short trip to Paços de Ferreira, where... Read the rest of the article »
Porto has some history in the Champions League, while Lille has not been a regular in the competition. Watch live on TV and online as both these sides look to take an advantage into the second leg.
After Tuesday’s exciting Champions League matches, it is now time for Lille and Porto to begin their quest in Europe’s biggest club competition. The French side will host Porto, as they look to claim a comfortable lead to take back to Portugal.
Today’s match will be Julen Lopetegui’s first Champions League match in charge of the Portuguese outfit. The Spanish manager... Read the rest of the article »
Porto will open the new season on Friday at home, with current Champions Benfica only taking the pitch on Sunday. Full broadcast schedule, TV schedules and more here on LiveSoccerTV.
The long off-season is quickly coming to an end, and the Portuguese Primeira Liga will get underway on Friday. Last year's third place finishers Porto will open the new campaign at home, against Maritimo.
When both these sides met last season, the home side won both. With two new managers in charge, fans will be interested to see how things pan out for the upcoming campaign. Neither will want... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese Primeria Liga is set to start, and we bring you a full preview. From managerial changes to TV, Online and Radio listings, we have it all.
Benfica claimed all four domestic titles last season, but after a very busy summer transfer window in Portugal, things could be much tighter this year. Find out where you can watch all the live action from the 2014-15 Primeira Liga.
If you constantly find yourself searching the internet for TV listings, your search ends here. Here at LiveSoccerTV, our goal is to bring you accurate compilations... Read the rest of the article »
Less than 24 hours after falling victims to Arsenal in the 2014 FA Community Shield, Manchester City have boosted the confidence of their fans by announcing the transfer of Eliaquim Mangala from Porto.
Man City coach Manuel Pellegrini, who guided the Citizens to both the Capital One Cup and English Premier League titles in the 2013/14 season, welcomed the signing of the 23-year-old French defender. He stated:
“I’m delighted to have added a player of Eliaquim’s quality in the squad ahead of the new season.
“He is already a fine player but in my opinion, he has... Read the rest of the article »
Manchester City are reportedly closing in on Porto's defender, Elaquim Mangala.
Manchester City have reportedly been monitoring Porto’s centre-back, Elaquim Mangala for over 18 months. The Citizens have tried to sign the French defender already last year, but the Portuguese club’s request of £50M for Mangala and Fernando was deemed too high.
After having signed Fernando from Porto for £12M however, the EPL champions are confident the French player... Read the rest of the article »
Although Benfica already guaranteed a 33rd league title, when these two sides meet, neither side is willing to concede. Watch live as these two rivals conclude another emotional campaign in the Portuguese League.
Preview: A classico that has a very different feeling to it
In normal circumstances, when Porto and Benfica meet, it generally attracts all the attention for at least a week leading up to the match. This time around, although Benfica takes on Porto at the Estádio do Dragão on Saturday evening, not much is being said about this fixture.
A match with not much meaning in terms... Read the rest of the article »
Benfica travels to the Estàdio do Dragão again, and will be looking for a better result than they left with a few weeks ago. Watch as these rivals add another chapter to their long history against each other.
Preview: Porto looks to gain the upper hand in this Taça da Liga semifinal
It was not that long ago that Benfica and Porto met at the Estádio do Dragão, but that match was for the Taça de Portugal. A goal from Jackson Martinez gave the hosts an advantage to take to Lisbon, but that was not enough to see them through to the final.
After losing the second leg... Read the rest of the article »
These two long time rivals will go head-to-head at the Estádio da Luz in an elimination match for the Taça de Portugal. This match will be live starting at 15:45 ET, and it will be one you will not want to miss.
Preview: On the verge of winning the league, Benfica has to overturn a one goal deficit
Benfica took another step towards the Portuguese League title on Sunday, with a 0-2 victory over Arouca. Jorge Jesus’ side can now claim their 33rd league championship on Sunday, when they host Olhanense at the Estádio da Luz.
First, they will need to turn a negative result against rivals... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese champions will take on Sevilla with a one goal advantage hanging over their head. Sevilla will once again have to come from behind to go through, as they did last round.
Preview: Sevilla have a one goal deficit to overturn
Sevilla will welcome Porto to Andalusia on Thursday night for yet another fascinating Europa League match. The Sevillistas gave their fans hope, after defeating Betis in the previous round in a penalty shootout. They will now be up against the current Portuguese champions, who have plenty of experience.
The Portuguese side was matched... Read the rest of the article »
Two neighbors from the Iberian Peninsula will go head to head on Thursday, in the first of two matches that should be highly entertaining. Watch live on Fox Sports 2 USA as Porto looks to take an advantage with them to Spain.
Preview: Porto try to bounce back after a defeat to Nacional
In comparison to what has been normal for Porto over the last 10 or 20 years, their current campaign has been mediocre at best. They find themselves eight points off second placed Sporting CP, with rivals SL Benfica top of the league, 15 points clear.
The Dragons defeated the league leaders mid-week in the first leg of the Taça... Read the rest of the article »