Danes hoping for more good Vibe against Portugal
Danes hoping for more good Vibe against Portugal

Substitute Lasse Vibe netted his first international goal to earn Denmark a point away to Albania on Saturday, and if he can do the same at home to Portugal on Tuesday could become a regular starter for Morten Olsen`s side.

Benzema outshines Ronaldo as France beat Portugal
Benzema outshines Ronaldo as France beat Portugal

Karim Benzema scored an early goal and set up Paul Pogba`s winner as France beat Portugal 2-1 in an international friendly at the Stade de France on Saturday.

Rajasthan govt, Portugese institute sign MoU to set up cancer center

Rajasthan government on Thursday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with private Portuguese biomedical research organisation, Champalimaud Foundation, to set up a state-of-the-art cancer institute here.

Indian-origin politician in race to become Portugal PM

A Goan-origin politician has emerged as a frontrunner to become Portugal's next prime minister after the country's main opposition Socialist Party chose him as its candidate for the 2015 elections.

Portugal name Fernando Santos as new coach
Portugal name Fernando Santos as new coach

Fernando Santos was on Tuesday named as the new coach of Portugal, succeeding Portuguese compatriot Paulo Bento.

FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia
FIFA rankings continue to make dismal reading for Asia

The FIFA rankings continued to make dismal reading for Asia with only two teams, Iran and Japan, in the top 50 of September`s list which was published on Thursday. Iran, Asia`s top-ranked team were a modest 44th, while Japan were four places below them. They were followed by Uzbekistan in 58th and South Korea a further five places adrift.

New dinosaur species discovered in Portugal

Portuguese and Spanish paleontologists have discovered a new species of dinosaur, the smallest in Portugal, researchers involved in the discovery have revealed.

Cristiano Ronaldo eyeing Premier League after falling out of love with Real Madrid
Cristiano Ronaldo eyeing Premier League after falling out of love with Real Madrid

Portugal national team captain Cristiano Ronaldo is reportedly determined to leave La Liga side Real Madrid at the end of the season and is looking forward to return to Manchester United or Manchester City.

Portugal coach Paulo Bento pays the price of failure
Portugal coach Paulo Bento pays the price of failure

Paulo Bento paid for Portugal`s disappointing World Cup and calamitous start to the Euro 2016 qualifying campaign on Thursday when his contract was terminated by the FPF.

Portugal lose in 2016 European Championship qualifier
Portugal lose in 2016 European Championship qualifier

Portugal failed to put their FIFA World Cup disappointment behind them at the Estadio Municipal de Aveiro in their opening Euro 2016 qualifier, losing 0-1 to Albania.

Cristiano Ronaldo may feature in United friendly, Carlo Ancelotti says

Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo is recovering well from his knee injury and may return to action in Saturday`s friendly against his former club Manchester United in Michigan, according to coach Carlo Ancelotti.

Ronaldo ready to rumble after World Cup flop

Portugal superstar Cristiano Ronaldo, putting a miserable World Cup behind him, on Tuesday declared himself fit and ready to go as he chases trophies at Real Madrid.

Cristiano Ronaldo`s mother says she tried to abort him

Cristiano Ronaldo`s mother Dolores Aveiro has revealed in her autobiography that she had tried to abort the Portuguese football star when she was pregnant.

Lionel Messi, Cristiano Ronaldo top online searches during FIFA World Cup

He may not have been able to deliver the World Cup to Argentina but Lionel Messi topped the google search results for forwards during the just-concluded event in Brazil along with Portuguese star Cristiano Ronaldo.

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.

Doctors strike in Portugal over austerity cutbacks

Doctors in Portugal walked out of hospitals and medical centres on Tuesday at the start of a two-day strike over the impact of government austerity measures on the health service.

Costa Rican coach follows `Special One`s` recipe for success

Costa Rica`s fairytale run to their first ever World Cup quarter-final owes a lot to the coaching philosophy of Portugal`s `Special One` Jose Mourinho, admits their Colombian coach Jorge Luis Pinto.

Portuguese early ouster from World Cup hurts Brazillians

Portugal`s early ouster from the World Cup has not just disappointed their fans back home but Brazillians have also shed a few tears for them as long-held cultural, historical and linguistic ties had made Cristiano Ronaldo`s team the second favourite for them.

Can USA win it? Yes we can, says Klinsmann

USA coach Jurgen Klinsmann on Friday urged his players to believe they could win the World Cup -- and told his squad to book flights home for the day after the July 13 final.

FIFA World Cup 2014: End of Cristiano Ronaldo's dreams as Portugal crash out despite win

While superstars like Neymar and Lionel Messi took their teams into the knock out stage of the FIFA World Cup 2014, it was the end of the journey for Cristiano Ronaldo-led Portugal, who were knocked out, despite a 2-1 win over Ghana on Thursday.