Sporting Lisbon

Leicester won't approach CAS over Adrien Silva signing

 Leicester will now only be able to sign the him when the transfer window reopens in January.

Oct 24, 2017, 18:16 PM IST

Barcelona edge Sporting Lisbon 1-0 with Sebastian Coates own goal

Lionel Messi made his 593rd Barcelona appearance -- tying him third with Carles Puyol on the club's all-time list -- but the Argentine was unable to add to his brace against Juventus in their opening win.

Sep 28, 2017, 09:02 AM IST

Leicester City sign Adrien Silva after transfer deadline, awaits international clearance

It's worth noting that Leicester lost mercurial Danny Drinkwater to Chelsea on dedaline day, and the arrival of Silva would at least assuage the absence of an influential mid-fielder.

Sep 02, 2017, 00:00 AM IST

Ankle injury rules Real Madrid star Gareth Bale out of blockbuster encounter with Barcelona

Bale was forced off just before the hour mark of Real`s 2-1 win over Sporting Lisbon.

Nov 23, 2016, 22:52 PM IST

Homecoming king Cristiano Ronaldo eyes European century

Despite that Ronaldo is still loved by the Sporting faithful and leading Portugal to their first ever international tournament win at Euro 2016 has only embellished his hero status in his homeland.

Nov 22, 2016, 08:59 AM IST

Champions League: Cristiano Ronaldo, Morata rescue Real Madrid from Sporting upset

Cristiano Ronaldo and Alvaro Morata struck in the closing minutes to seal a stunning Real Madrid comeback to beat Sporting Lisbon 2-1 to start their Champions League defence on Wednesday.

Sep 15, 2016, 03:06 AM IST

Sporting reunion starts Cristiano Ronaldo's rush to 100 Champions League goals

Ronaldo has streaked 10 goals clear of Barcelona rival Lionel Messi in the race to be the Champions League`s top scorer of all-time.

Sep 13, 2016, 18:28 PM IST

Benfica seeks compensation of $15.9 m from former coach

Portuguese football side Benfica has started legal proceedings against its former coach Jorge Jesus demanding a compensation of 14 million euros ($15.9 million) over accusations of a unilateral termination of his contract.

Oct 16, 2015, 13:47 PM IST

2004 Boxing Day tsunami-survivor meets idol Cristiano Ronaldo

Tsunami survivor Martunis of Indonesia met his idol and Portuguese football superstar Cristiano Ronaldo after following in his footsteps by joining Sporting Lisbon's youth academy.

Sep 02, 2015, 21:03 PM IST

Champions League: Wayne Rooney treble fires United, Lazio dumped by Leverkusen

A Wayne Rooney hat-trick fired Manchester United back into the group stage of the Champions League with a 4-0 win, 7-1 on aggregate, in their play-off second leg at Club Brugge on Wednesday as Lazio crashed 3-0 at Bayer Leverkusen, 3-1 on aggregate.

Aug 27, 2015, 09:08 AM IST

CL: Memphis Depay double see Manchester United win, CSKA run comes to an end

Memphis Depay announced himself to Old Trafford with two stylish goals as Manchester United came from behind to beat Club Brugge 3-1 in Tuesday`s Champions League play-off first leg.

Aug 19, 2015, 08:51 AM IST

Benfica demand ex-coach Jorge Jesus pay EUR7.5m

Portuguese giants Benfica are demanding EUR7.5 million ($8.3m) compensation from former coach Jorge Jesus who joined bitter rivals Sporting Lisbon last June, a club official told Portguese daily Expresso on Monday.

Aug 18, 2015, 09:10 AM IST

Alberto Aquilani pens three-year Sporting Lisbon deal

Italian international midfielder Alberto Aquilani left Fiorentina on Thursday and signed a three-year deal with Sporting Lisbon, the Portuguese club revealed on Facebook.

Aug 07, 2015, 14:36 PM IST

Sporting Lisbon withdraws from deal to sign Kevin-Prince Boateng

Sporting Lisbon has withdrawn from the deal to sign Ghanaian international Kevin-Prince Boateng at the last minute over a disagreement about the distribution of the player's image rights.

Aug 06, 2015, 12:46 PM IST

Kevin-Prince Boateng set for Sporting Lisbon move

 Ghana international Kevin-Prince Boateng arrived in Portugal on Tuesday where he is set to sign a two-year deal with Sporting Lisbon, local media reported.

Aug 05, 2015, 09:04 AM IST

Jose Mourinho's remarks on Portuguese clubs' spending stir controversy

 Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho has landed in a controversy with his remarks criticizing the high salaries and transfer money paid by Portuguese football clubs FC Porto and Sporting Lisbon.

Jul 21, 2015, 16:54 PM IST

Sporting Lisbon sign Colombia forward Teofilo Gutierrez

Colombian international forward Teofilo Gutierrez has agreed to join Sporting Lisbon on a three-year deal from River Plate, the Portuguese side announced on Sunday.

Jul 19, 2015, 21:30 PM IST

Costa Rica captain Ruiz joins Sporting Lisbon

Costa Rica captain Bryan Ruiz has joined Sporting Lisbon from Fulham on a three-year contract which includes a 60 million euros ($66.16 million) buyout clause, the Portuguese club said on its websi

Jul 08, 2015, 16:03 PM IST

Indonesian tsunami survivor joins Sporting Lisbon academy

An Indonesian tsunami survivor, found wearing a Portugal shirt nearly three weeks after his home was destroyed in the 2004 disaster, has joined Sporting Lisbon`s academy, the club said on Thursday.

Jul 02, 2015, 21:31 PM IST

England U21s lose to Portugal in Euro opener

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Joao Mario handed Portugal a 1-0 win over England in their opening game at the European Under-21 Championship in the Czech Republic on Thursday.

Jun 19, 2015, 08:52 AM IST