AVB Should Spurs fail to qualify for the Champions League this weekend, there will undoubtedly be a stream of bullsh*t dictating that darling 'Arry did a better job to get fourth last season. However, just look at it like this. Should Spurs beat Sunderland on Sunday (like that, alliteration fans?) they will have their highest [.
With all the speculation and media attention surrounding the goalkeeping situation at Arsenal, it is not really a surprise that the Gunners are linked with just about every keeper in Europe. With the names of Valdes, Reina, Begovic, Mignolet and more, we can now add the Portuguese international Rui Patricio.
There was hilarity on the Real Madrid bench at the weekend when left-back Fabio Coentrao kitted out in his sub's gear took his seat. Everyone on the bench apart from Coentrao seemed to know that he hadn't been named as a sub. Those who were legitimately warming the bench, including Iker Casillas and [.
Champions League: The most successful countries and cities - originally posted on Soccerlens.com
This year's Champions League will obviously go to Germany and it will be the seventh time a German club will be crowned the champions of Europe. Which makes one wonder, how many Champions League trophies have gone to the other top European football nations.
Mais um jogo das eliminatórias da Copa do Mundo de 2014, foi realizado no dia 22/03/2013, na cidade de Ramat Gan-ISR, onde jogaram as seleções de Israel (74º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção de Portugal (7º no ranking da FIFA).
Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções jogaram: Eliminatórias Copa do Mundo
Mais um jogo amistoso foi disputado no dia 09/01/2013, foi realizado na cidade de Faro-POR, onde jogaram as seleções de Cabo Verde (69º no ranking da FIFA) e a seleção da Nigéria (52º no ranking da FIFA).
Antes desse jogo, as 2 seleções nunca jogaram:
O árbitro, foi: Hugo Filipe Ferreira de Campos Moreira Miguel
Braga celebrate victory in the Portuguese Cup (Image via the Record.pt)
In the sixth edition of the competition, SC Braga wins their fourth official title in history. SC Braga scored the only goal in a penalty at the end of the first half, playing the rest of the game with one more man. The game took place in Estádio Cidade de Coimbra, Coimbra.
Brazilian International Neymar (Google Creative Commons)
FIFA World Cup Qualifiers Betting Odds and Predictions
Friday, March 22, 2013
Israel +575 vs. Portugal -205, Draw: +280; Total 2o -150 (8:45 a.m. ET/5:45 a.m. PT):Despite having one of the world's two best players in Cristiano Ronaldo, Portugal has been tepid at best on the world stage in the last decade in international competitions.
U.S. Soccer announced today that USWNT coach Tom Sermanni has named the 23-player roster he'll carry into Portugal for the 2013 Algarve Cup, and the Portland Thorns FC players you'd expect to be on it are all there: Alex Morgan, Tobin Heath, and Rachel Buehler will be joining forces when the tournament is held March 6-13.
Late Estoril sub Tony Taylor bagged the 1-1 equalizer seven minutes into stoppage time at Moreirense. The goal, his first career Liga ZON Sagres strike, kept his side within a point of a Europa league spot.Clip to come...- Greg Seltzer
Azerbaijan vs Portugal 0-2 Highlights 2013 Bruno Alves Almeida Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Azerbaijan vs Portugal 0-2 Highlights 2013 Bruno Alves Almeida Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Azerbaijan vs Portugal 2013 ( Azerbaijan Portugal VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Azerbaijan vs Portugal 0-2 ( Bruno Alves, Hugo Almeida) Tofiq Behramov Stadium, Azerbaijan- 17.
Israel vs Portugal 3-3 Goals 2013 Hemed Ben Barsat Gershon Alves Postiga Coentrao Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter
Israel vs Portugal 3-3 Goals 2013 Hemed Ben Barsat Gershon Alves Postiga Coentrao Goals Video is a post from Soccer Blogger. Follow Soccer Blogger on Twitter Israel vs Portugal 2013 ( Israel Portugal VIDEO BELOW) Final score and result:- Israel vs Portugal 3-3 ( Hemed, Ben Barsat, Gershon/ Alves, Postiga, Coentrao) National Stadium, Tel Aviv- [.
Who would've thought that in a match featuring Cristiano Ronaldo, the best backheel would come from someone at the bottom end of the La Liga table? Probably a lot of people. Because that's just how things work sometimes.
Nevertheless, in what seems like it was probably an excellent game 3-3 draw with a late, 93rd minute Portuguese equalizer by Fabio Coentrao the cannoned Greek goal was cannoned into the net by Eden Ben Basat after a fancypants backheel flick by Tomer Hemed.
Most kit choices these days are a matter of preference: adidas for something a little more classic, Nike for some technical perfection and an eye to the future, and Puma, for something closer to what you would've loved as a child. Others are dotted in between*, but those are the big ones at the moment.
FA disciplinary panels can expect plenty of overtime next season if Manuel Pellegrini succeeds in bringing Pepe to the Premier League. The Malaga boss is widely expected to become Manchester City's new manager and reports in the Spanish media suggest that he wants to make the Real Madrid defender his first signing.
This is a new one for us. A few nights ago, a leader of Benfica's ultras dropped us an email. The Benfica Ultras arethese guys, as a reminder.Benfica's road to Amsterdam, the home of this year's Europa League Final, continues in Turkey tonight againstFenerbahce, home of sone of the most passionate and devoted fans in the world.
Portugal get set to continue their qualifying campaign for World Cup 2014 in Brazil and play Isreal on the road March 22 in a battle for second spot in the group, then return home to face Azerbaijan on the 26th. Paulo Bento has announced the following players will be part of the squad for the next round of games.
Whilst Jackson Martinez did eventually score both of his Porto side's goals in a 2-1 home victory over Rio Ave last night, it is just as well that the striker did so, because his penalty after half an hour was absolutely shocking. "I apologize to my team mates and the fans of FC Porto. I [...]
As Cristiano Ronaldo readies himself for another potentially career defining moment on the global football stage, spare a thought for the man who was meant to join him in the upper echelons of football's tapestry. Emerging from the same prestigious Sporting Lisbon academy, Ricardo Quaresma was once seen as Luis Figo's heir apparent.
It would be one of THE greatest sporting comebacks. Bebe's £7.8million move to Manchester United will go down as one of the worst Premier League signings, but at last the former Portuguese homeless footballer has finally found the goals. He has been loaned to Rio Ave, where he has scored two goals in a month.