Cameroon striker Aboubakar leaves Lorient for Porto

Cameroon international striker Vincent Aboubakar has left Lorient for FC Porto, the French club announced Sunday.

Valenica release Ricardo Costa

Valencia said Monday it has released Portugual`s World Cup defender Ricardo Costa a year before the end of his contract.

Real Madrid sell Morata to Juve, loan Casemiro to FC Porto

Real Madrid said Saturday they have sold Spanish under 21 striker Alvaro Morata to Juventus and were loaning Brazilian midfielder Casemiro to FC Porto.

Porto buy Feyenoord defender Bruno Martins Indi

Portugal`s FC Porto announced Tuesday that they had signed defender Bruno Martins Indi from Feyenoord for the next four seasons.

Man City complete Fernando move from Porto

Premier League champions Manchester City have completed the signing of defensive midfielder Fernando from Porto.

Fernando sale to Man City agreed, say Porto

Manchester City have agreed to buy FC Porto`s Brazilian midfielder Fernando for 15 million euros ($20.45 million), the Portuguese side said in a stock market statement on Wednesday.

Quaresma dropped from Portugal squad

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo headlines Portugal`s 23-man squad named on Monday for the 2014 World Cup finals with veteran striker Ricardo Quaresma overlooked.

FIFA vetoes Fernando`s request to play for Portugal

Football`s governing body FIFA has vetoed a request by Porto`s Brazil-born midfielder Fernando to play for Portugal in the World Cup.

Juve fail to lead Italian football in Europe

Italian football`s drought in winning Europe`s major tournaments continued, as Juventus failed to break a gritty Benfica defence in the semi-final of Europa League on Thursday. Antonio Conte`s side drew the match at 0-0 home and bowed out over two legs against Jesus Jorge`s side. The final which is to be held at Juventus stadium in Turin, will see Benfica pitted against Spanish side Sevilla. It was the best chance for the Serie A leaders to play at their home ground in front of their fans and en

Porto beat Rio Ave, secure third place in Portuguese League

FC Porto beat Rio Ave 3-0 at the Estadio do Dragao in Portugual`s second largest city of Porto to secure third place in the Portuguese league and quailfy for the Champions League qualifying round.

Benfica clinches Portuguese league title

Benfica beat Olhanense 2-0 at the Luz Stadium here with a double from Lima to clinch the Portuguese top flight football league title.

Valencia stun Basel as Juve, Benfica and Sevilla win

Valencia turned the tables on a stunned Basle side to reach the Europa League semi-finals on Thursday with a 5-0 win after extra time thanks to a Paco Alcacer hat-trick as they recovered from a three-goal first-leg deficit.

Best chance for Juve to end Italy`s European title drought

Serie A leaders Juventus host Olympique Lyon at home in their Europa League quarter-final second leg tie on Thursday. Antonio Conte knows well how a passage to the semi-final would mean for the Old Lady of Turin and Italian football. The final of the Europa League is to be played in Juventus` ground in Turin on May 14 and the Italian champions are desperate to lift the trophy at home in front of their fans. If they win Europe`s second most coveted trophy, it will see Italian football in a high a

Juventus score late to edge Lyon as Basel, Benfica and Porto win

Juventus`s Leonardo Bonucci scored a valuable away goal in the 85th minute to snatch a 1-0 win over Olympique Lyon in their Europa League quarter-final on Thursday and Basel, Porto and Benfica also grabbed first-leg victories.

Former Juve target Guarin signs Inter extension

Inter Milan on Monday ended speculation over Fredy Guarin`s future by tying the Colombian forward to a new contract which expires in 2017.

Lucho quitting Porto for Qatar

Argentine international Lucho Gonzalez is leaving FC Porto for a lucrative contract with a Qatari side, it was reported here on Sunday.

Mourinho and his professed love for London and its Blues

When Jose Mourinho declares that he will never leave Stamford Bridge again, it certainly demands serious consideration.

Porto qualify for Portuguese Cup quater-finals

FC Porto thrashed Atletico 6-0 at Dragon Stadium to qualify for the Portuguese Cup quarter-finals.

`Arsenal fan` Jackson Martinez says would `love` to join PL side from Porto

Columbian striker Jackson Martinez, who plays in Portuguese club Porto, has revealed that he grew up supporting Arsenal and says he would love to join his boyhood club this month.

Sporting held to goalless draw by Porto

Sporting Lisbon were held to a goalless draw by FC Porto at the Alvalada Stadium in here in the first round of the eagerly awaited clash in the Portuguese League Cup.