Another Iberian city break, another Sunday evening football match. Having previously enjoyed my jaunt to Atletico Madrid’s ground in late 2012, last weekend my fiancee Clare and I took in Sporting Lisbon’s (or Sporting Club de Portugal as they prefer) last home game of the 2014/15 season against Braga. 743 more words
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Luis Nani will be heading back to Manchester United this summer with no one apparently ready to take him on board courtesy of his massive wages. 323 more words
Nani has hinted he could be on his way back to Manchester United this summer after revealing it will be difficult for him to stay at Sporting Lisbon once his loan spell at the Portuguese club ends. 184 more words
Luis Nani has enjoyed a decent season with Sporting Lisbon on loan, moving to the Portuguese club as part of the deal that saw Marcos Rojo arrive at Old Trafford after a long period of negotiations. 289 more words
This weekend took us all by surprise as after a great run of form including six wins in a row against the likes of Tottenham, Liverpool and Manchester City (including a narrow unjustified defeat last weekend at Stamford Bridge against league leaders Chelsea), none of us saw Sunday coming. 484 more words
Reports in Portugal continue to link Crystal Palace with a move for Sporting Lisbon defender Miguel Lopes in the summer.
The 28-year-old right-back, who has represented the Portugese national side four times, is also thought to be attracting interest from Spanish outfit Real Betis, who are set to be playing their football in La Liga again next season after a brief hiatus in the Segunda division. 205 more words