Late penalty gifts Schalke win over 10-man Sporting
Late penalty gifts Schalke win over 10-man Sporting

Roberto di Matteo`s Schalke 04 enjoyed a dramatic 4-3 win over 10-man Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday after a dubious penalty in time added on settled their Champions League clash.

Roberto Di Matteo unimpressed by Schalke`s late win
Roberto Di Matteo unimpressed by Schalke`s late win

Roberto di Matteo admitted Schalke 04 rode their luck as their dramatic 4-3 Champions League win over 10-man Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday was settled by a dubious penalty.

Champions League sets record with 40 goals in one night
Champions League sets record with 40 goals in one night

The goal machines of Bayern Munich, Chelsea and Shakhtar Donetsk cranked into top gear on Tuesday as the Champions League captivated its continental audience with a record 40 goals in one eight-game night.

Champions League: Schalke 04 vs Sporting Lisbon - Preview
Champions League: Schalke 04 vs Sporting Lisbon - Preview

Schalke 04 are hoping their freshly-found discipline under new coach Robert Di Matteo, coupled with his Champions League pedigree will help them beat Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday for their first win in the competition this season.

Nemanja Matic gives Chelsea victory on Jose Mourinho`s return to Lisbon
Nemanja Matic gives Chelsea victory on Jose Mourinho`s return to Lisbon

Jose Mourinho enjoyed a happy return to his native city of Lisbon on Tuesday as Chelsea defeated Sporting Lisbon 1-0 in Champions League Group G action at the Estadio Jose Alvalade. 

Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness
Jose Mourinho remains concerned over Diego Costa fitness

Jose Mourinho admits Diego Costa runs the risk of breaking down if the injury-plagued Chelsea striker is pushed too hard.

Roma, Monaco, Inter, Liverpool probed over financial fair play
Roma, Monaco, Inter, Liverpool probed over financial fair play

AS Roma, Monaco, Inter Milan and Liverpool are among seven clubs who are being investigated for possible breaches of financial fair play regulations, European soccer`s governing body UEFA said on Thursday.

Sporting held to 1-1 draw by Belenenses
Sporting held to 1-1 draw by Belenenses

 Sporting Lisbon were held to a 1-1 draw by Belenenses in the fourth round of the Portuguese football league at the Alvalade Stadium here.

Sporting beats Arouca 1-0 in Portuguese League

Sporting Lisbon beat Arouca 1-0 at the Alvalade Stadium here in the second round of the Portuguese League.

Eric Dier strike gives Tottenham winning start

Eric Dier`s goal on his debut for Spurs gave coach Mauro Pochettino victory in his first game in charge as they beat West Ham 1-0 on Saturday in a game that saw both sides reduced to 10 men.

United, Sporting continue negotiations over Rojo deadlock

Manchester United continued their on-going negotiations with Sporting Lisbon on Thursday to finalize a deal for Macros Rojo.

Marcos Rojo pushing for Old Trafford move

Marcos Rojo of Sporting Lisbon handed in his transfer request on Tuesday in an attempt to force a move to Manchester United.

Defender Naby Sarr joins Sporting Lisbon

Lyon`s central defender Naby Sarr has signed for six years with Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club announced on Saturday.

Monaco target Jardim parts ways with Sporting

Portuguese coach Leonardo Jardim, who has been widely tipped to take over as coach of Ligue 1 side Monaco, left Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday after just one season, both parties announced.

Sporting beat Belenenses to qualify for Champions League

Ten-man Sporting Lisbon beat Belenenses 1-0 in the Portuguese capital here to qualify for the UEFA Champions League.

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.

Flamengo denies talks with Sporting Lisbon`s Elias

Brazilian giants Flamengo have denied they are in talks with Elias to sign the on-loan midfielder to a permanent deal.

A livid Chhetri to talk tough to Sporting Lisbon

India football Captain Sunil Chhetri on Friday said he would return to Sporting Lisbon to complete his contract obligations but has decided to play domestic football if the Portugal club rejects his plea for a loan to some other club.

Churchill signs Sunil Chettri on loan from Lisbon

I-League club Churchill Brothers signed India football captain and forward Sunil Chettri on loan from Portuguese club Sporting Lisbon for four months.

Sunil has the talent, needs to be mentally strong: Bhutia

Former India captain Bhaichung Bhutia has advised Sunil Chhetri to be "mentally strong" as the current poster boy of Indian football embarks on a new journey.