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Ryan Gauld - Update

In the summer, during the World Cup, I happened to point out that I was very pleased Ryan Gauld had signed for Sporting Lisbon. He hadn’t chosen the easy option in going to the Old Firm or England – he’d made the right choice and tried to broaden his horizons. 75 more words


The Rumour Mill: Diego Capel

By Joshua Lok.

The optimism amongst the Newcastle faithful on the back of a string of good performances towards the end of last year has been marred by a thrashing by Tottenham and coming up second-best in the heated Tyne-Wear derby. 340 more words


Arsenal reignite interest in Portugal international

Arsene Wenger has made a defensive midfielder his top priority for Arsenal in the January transfer window. Still top of his wish list is Portugal and Sporting Lisbon defensive midfielder… 326 more words


Smoke and mirrors at the Bridge

With so much publicity surrounding the inclusion of a single youth product in the Chelsea squad against Sporting Lisbon, you’d think that the current Premier League leaders had discovered the next Jimmy Greaves, Duncan Edwards or Diego Maradona. 763 more words

European Football

Tales From The Road To Berlin.

Chelsea vs. Sporting Lisbon : 10 December 2014.

With our advancement into the knock-out phase of the Champions League already assured, the home game against Sporting Lisbon was another one of those rarities; a match which was, on the face of it, of no consequence. 1,491 more words


Not boring anymore! Chelsea edge out Real Madrid to become top Champions League scorers this season

Chelsea have found it difficult to shake off their ‘boring’ tag, with many linking them for a long-time with ‘park the bus’ style football.

But this stat shows how much things have changed. 102 more words