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Iker Casillas poised to join Porto from Real Madrid: Reports

Iker Casillas poised to join Porto from Real Madrid: Reports

Real Madrid goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas is on the verge of joining Portuguese side Porto after 16 seasons with the La Liga club he joined as a boy, it was widely reported in Spanish media on Wednesday.

Jul 08, 2015, 23:34 PM IST
Cristiano Ronaldo sponsors hometown club from Madeira

Cristiano Ronaldo sponsors hometown club from Madeira

There is no stopping Cristiano Ronaldo these days. After beating his great rival Lionel Messi to the FIFA Ballo d'Or award, the Portuguese has opted to sponsor a football club, thus enhancing the brand value which has already become a phenomenon in its own right.

Jan 23, 2015, 21:24 PM IST

Brazil`s Julio Cesar signs for Benfica

Brazilian international goalkeeper Julio Cesar has joined Portuguese side Benfica after being released by English Premier League outfit Queens Park Rangers, the Portuguese club announced on Tuesday.

Aug 20, 2014, 08:38 AM IST

Porto, Napoli, Ludogorets snatch dramatic Europa League wins

Porto`s Nabil Ghilas scored in the 86th minute to secure a 3-3 draw against Eintracht Frankfurt on Thursday, sending the Portuguese side through to the last 16 of the Europa League on away goals.

Feb 28, 2014, 08:23 AM IST

Chhetri keeps option of playing for Asian clubs open

A "frustrated" Sunil Chhetri is not ready to just warm benches at Sporting Lisbon B team and may consider plying his trade at top Asian clubs if he does not get to play with the Portuguese side.

Jun 07, 2013, 16:47 PM IST

Chhetri to talk about his future with Sporting Lisbon

His confidence left shaken after getting just five games with the reserves for Sporting Lisbon, Indian football captain Sunil Chhetri has now taken a more pragmatic approach and would hold talks with the Portuguese club about his future before embarking on a second stint.

May 24, 2013, 16:11 PM IST