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Primeira Liga giants Sporting Lisbon and Benfica are set to clash in yet another exciting encounter over the weekend.
The two sides meet on Saturday at the Estadio Jose Alvalade for the fourth round of the Portugal Cup this season. According to Brazilian striker Derlei, who played for the two rivals in Portugal, anything can happen in this weekend’s game.
Sporting have an upper hand coming into this fixture, having beaten their bitter rivals twice this season. The first time they beat Benfica was... Read the rest of the article »
Luxembourg will host Portugal at the Stade Josy Barthel on Tuesday, the 17th of November in a friendly match. Check the live TV and online streaming broadcast listings for Luxembourg vs Portugal below.
Portugal will take on Luxembourg without their captain and talismanic forward Cristiano Ronaldo. The Real Madrid forward has not been included in the 23 man squad which is to play friendlies against Russia and Luxembourg.
The former Man United man was also rested for Portugal's last qualifier against Serbia with qualification to Euro 2016 already confirmed. Other notable absentees include the... Read the rest of the article »
The Portugal national football team plays Russia in their international friendly fixture on November 13, 2015.
This fixture brings back the sad memories of the 2012 World Cup qualifiers when the Russians beat Portugal 1-0 at home in Moscow to qualify for the World Cup under renowned Italian manager Fabio Capello. Even after the resignation of Capello, Russia still has a strong and promising team under the new coach Leonid Slutsky. Thanks to his leadership, the Sbornaya have booked an early spot at the... Read the rest of the article »
CR7's penthouse apartment in New York will be used for a Martin Scorsese's new film called The Manipulator. Ronaldo won't appear on the film because of orders from the person that the film is based on.
As a public figure, Cristiano Ronaldo has to play an insane amount of games throughout the year, plus attend special events organized by the club or by his sponsors in order to earn as much money as he does. This time, all Ronaldo had to do was say yes to Martin Scorsese's request to use his flat in New York.
Ronaldo agreed to the producer's request and in exchange he has received €20million.... Read the rest of the article »
Vianense and Benfica will meet for the first time in a Taca de Portugal match on Friday, October 16th. Here are your live TV listings & online streaming options for Vianense vs. Benfica.
Without sounding cliche, today's game appears to be a clear-cut case of David vs. Goliath. On one side will be Vianense, a team that might be familiar to some Portuguese football supporters, but certainly will not to the larger football fan-base. The hosts, currently coached by Rogério Brito presently ply their trade in the fourth tier of Portuguese football and have never featured in the Primeira... Read the rest of the article »
He will receive the award for a record-breaking fourth time. The ceremony will take place in a hotel in Madrid.
Cristiano Ronaldo will be picking his fourth Golden Boot this Tuesday. With 48 goals in 35 games, Ronaldo beat Lionel Messi who ended the season with 43 goals.
The first time that Ronaldo won this award was in 2008 when he was playing for Manchester United. He earned it once again in 2011, and 2014 had been the last year for Ronaldo to see the award in his hands, when he shared it with... Read the rest of the article »
Released from international duty, the Portuguese superstar blew off some steam before he has to head back to Real Madrid.
Portugal may be in action on Sunday, traveling to Serbia for their very last Euro qualifying tie, but their superstar captain is in another continent, blowing off some steam before it is back to business with Real Madrid.
The 30-year-old Los Blancos attacker was in north Africa, enjoying a vacation in Marrakech, Morocco, after his national side permitted him rest due to Selecção... Read the rest of the article »
With Fernando Santos’ crew already secured a spot in next year’s tournament in France, key players will be rested.
Sunday, October 11 will be the last round of Euro qualifying matches for Serbia and Portugal, as both nations will look to wrap up their time in group I with a victory.
However, for Fernando Santos’ crew, the pressure is little if not non-existent, as Selecção das Quinas have already booked their spot in next year’s continental tournament, being held in France, thanks... Read the rest of the article »
Denmark will try to overtake Portugal for top Spot in Group I as they travel to the Estadio AXA on Thursday, October 8th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Portugal vs. Denmark.
With both Armenia and Serbia well out of the running, the battle for top spot in Group I looks set to be one between Portugal, Denmark, and surprise packages Albania. As things stand, the onus will be on hosts Portugal to avoid defeat as this will make sure that they secure their spot at the upcoming EURO 2016 tournament.
Football fans are all aware that seeding is quite important, especially... Read the rest of the article »
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Devoted, die-hard Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi fans continue to engage in never-ending battle over who out of the two is the best footballer in the world, leading many to believe that the Real Madrid and Barcelona aces share a similar, ill relationship.
In reality it is quite the contrary. The two have crossed paths several times, both on and off the pitch, and have shared friendly moments... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese striker now has 501 goals as a professional soccer player. His mom and son were at the ceremony to be beside Ronaldo in the special moment.
Real Madrid has a new leading scorer in their record books and he goes by the name of Cristiano Ronaldo. The Portuguese striker now has 501 career goals and 324 of them have come with Real Madrid. After being considered a bit of an arrogant figure, Ronaldo was humbled for achieving such place in history.
In a special ceremony held at the Santiago Bernabeu, Ronaldo spoke about those who have... Read the rest of the article »
South American World Cup Qualifiers start this month and could really shift teams around. Liberia was the best mover going up 65 spots to 95.
October FIFA Rankings are out and while Argentina is still in the lead, the big surprise is seeing Portugal climbing two spots and find itself in fourth place. Despite losing to France 1-0 early in September, a win against Albania by the end of the month was enough to get Ronaldo's team to the spot they are in.
FIFA Top 10
Argentina stays atop of the rankings after beating Ecuador and... Read the rest of the article »
The film will be released on November 9, 2015 in cinemas worldwide. It is directed by Anthony Wonke and will be distributed by Universal Pictures.
One of the best and also one of the most controversial players in the world of soccer will have his own documentary premiered on November 9, 2015. This Monday, Cristiano Ronaldo shared the trailer for such film on his social media accounts.
It lasts two minutes and gives fans an overview of the several topics that this movie will touch on. It starts from the time he had to leave for Lisbon as... Read the rest of the article »
Even a nation who scored its first away goal in fourteen years took the opportunity to poke fun at the Portuguese ace.
San Marino are not one of Europe’s stronger teams. With Euro 2016 qualifiers set for a break, La Serenissima sit in bottom of their group, with only a single point.
Their defensive record is atrocious, with a goal difference of -26, having conceded a whopping 27 goals in eight games.
They recently were annihilated by England 6-0, before losing to Lithuania 2-1 on Tuesday.
Despite... Read the rest of the article »
The Real Madrid superstar is yet to register an official goal this season, failing to score in his last six games for club and country.
Cristiano Ronaldo is one of Europe’s most prolific strikers, known to many as the world’s deadliest goalscoring machine.
Rarely does the Portuguese superstar go for weeks without finding the back of the net, but when he does, the whole world stops and takes notice.
That goes for the three-time Ballon d’Or winner's current goal drought, which has seen him fail to sore... Read the rest of the article »
Top spot in Group I is up for grabs as Albania take on Portugal in their 2016 EURO qualifying match on Monday, September 7th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Albania vs. Portugal.
Of all the groups during the 2016 EURO qualifiers, Group I is probably the most interesting. Not necessarily because of the teams who are in it, but simply because it is the smallest one. Whilst Groups A through H all have six sides, Group I is actually a quintet, As France has already automatically qualified, the five teams in that group - Albania, Armenia, Denmark, Portugal, and Serbia - all play... Read the rest of the article »
The midfielder gave Les Bleus the victory over a Portuguese side that was not as dangerous as expected with Cristiano Ronaldo on the pitch.
France and Portugal delighted fans with a well played match between the two, despite the absence of goals for most of the game. A late free kick by Mathieu Valbuena was enough for Les Bleus to win the game, while Portuguese fans seem to wonder what they need to do for their next match.
After eighty five minutes, it seemed as if both sides were OK with the game's outcome, but Mathieu Valbuena... Read the rest of the article »
The Portuguese star shared a picture via his Twitter & Instagram accounts, with all his team-mates praying for the life of Aylan Kurdi, a 3-year old refugee found dead.
Portuguese striker Cristiano Ronaldo is known world-wide for his efforts on the pitch, but he is also known for supporting those who are struggling for a better way of life. Despite being labeled as a narcissist, CR7 has always been there for those who need him, such as Martunis, the tsunami survivor Ronaldo helps since 2005.
Adding to that, his efforts to raise awareness after the Nepal earthquake... Read the rest of the article »
Portugal will welcome EURO 2016 hosts France for a friendly clash on Friday, September 4th. Here are some live TV listings & online streaming options for Portugal vs. France.
What channel is Portugal vs France on?
The Portugal vs France International Friendly match will be broadcast in over 60 countries worldwide. The game will be live on Fox Soccer 2Go USA, Fox Deportes, Fox Soccer Plus and ESPN2 in USA. In the UK and Canada, there will be no live broadcast.
*Channels info subject to change. Updates at the bottom or on... Read the rest of the article »
The Indonesian player, a 17-year-old Sporting player and Cristiano fan, meet up with his ideal during the international break.
Having been named the world’s Most Charitable Athlete back in August, Cristiano Ronaldo continues to prove he is one of football’s finest lads.
The 30-year-old Real Madrid superstar, currently on international duty with his national side, met up and spent some time with tsunami survivor Martunis, a huge Cristiano fan.
Martunis, who was signed by Sporting CP back in July, is... Read the rest of the article »