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Watch: Sporting Lisbon midfielder shows off nifty skills

Marcos Acuna has scored just five goals for Sporting Lisbon, but on Thursday he showed one of the reasons why he was a coveted transfer to the club this past summer. 108 more words

Europa League

Vile Barrage's Eurotrip - Episode 6: Portugal

Each month we’re sending our sad, lonely, owner of a small TV, drinker of suspect brown liquid, Eurosceptic correspondent to a scout a different league on the continent, and asking him to file a report that veers from his usual ‘faeces on a jumbo jotter’ approach. 2,119 more words

European Football

Liverpool agree contract with £53m-rated Sporting star Gelson Martins

Liverpool have agreed terms with Sporting winger Gelson Martins though are still a long way short of the Portuguese club’s valuation, according to reports.

The Merseysiders are on the hunt for a replacement for Philippe Coutinho, who joined… 291 more words


Silva finally debuts for Leicester City

Adrien Silva’s been with Leicester City for some time, but neither Craig Shakespeare nor Claude Puel had been able to deploy the Portuguese metronome until Monday. 193 more words

Premier League

William Carvalho wants Arsenal transfer after rejecting offer from China

Sporting midfielder William Carvalho wants to join Arsenal after rejecting the chance to move to China, according to reports in Portugal.

A Bola have reported that Arsene Wenger… 204 more words


Arsene Wenger wants Arsenal to secure deal for William Carvalho before World Cup begins

Arsene Wenger is pushing for Arsenal to complete a deal for Sporting midfielder William Carvalho, according to reports.

The Portugal international was close to joining… 172 more words


Lionel Messi could get a night off against Sporting Lisbon

Barcelona coach Ernesto Valverde said he could shuffle his pack for the Champions League visit of Sporting Lisbon but refused to reveal whether Lionel Messi will be among those rested. 499 more words