A BOLA – Court rejects injunction and Nicolía fails title game (Roller Hockey)

The Southern Administrative Court dismissed the injunction brought by Benfica and Carlos Nicolía will even miss the fifth and decisive game of the final of the national roller hockey championship, against FC Porto, on Wednesday night (20:00, broadcast on THE TV BALL). The Argentine hockey player was shown the red card in game 4, at … Read more

THE BALL – Serena Williams defeated on her return to the big stages a year later (Tennis)

After a year away from the circuit (the last presence had been in the first round of the last edition of Wimbledon), the American Serena Williams returned, this Tuesday, to the big stages – the return to the circuit had been made in Eastbourne, in pairs, alongside Ons Jabeur – but missed the second round … Read more

BOLA – Barcelona asked Bernardo Silva (Barcelona)

According to the radio Chain BEBarcelona contacted the three main targets in the market so that they have «patience» and wait a few more weeks before the Catalan club can sign them. In relation to central defender Jules Koundé, from Sevilla, Barcelona are not as positive as in the cases of Bernardo Silva and Robert … Read more

THE BALL – «We cannot get too excited about the result» (Futsal)

At the end of the match with Ukraine, which registered an expressive triumph for the women’s team, by 6-0, in the last preparation game before Euro’2022, the national coach Luís Conceição praised the behavior of his athletes, leaving, however, an important alert. “It’s always important to win, but more than talking about the result, it’s … Read more

THE BALL – In the midst of many constraints, the draw was held for the La Liga calendar (Spain)

This Thursday, the draw for the 2022/23 edition of La Liga took place. A ceremony that was marked by the many constraints imposed by the competition’s own organization and by the clubs. For security reasons, La Liga has determined that two clubs from the same city cannot play at home at the same time and … Read more

BOLA – NEC presents Portuguese reinforcement (Netherlands)

The NEC, ranked 11th in the last edition of the Eredivisie (Netherlands), presented the Portuguese Pedro Marques as a reinforcement of its team. The contract is valid until June 2025, with another option period. «We had our eyes on Pedro Marques for some time. When it became clear last month that we had the possibility … Read more

A BOLA – Benfica wins with the ‘exchange’ of Everton for Neres? View the poll results (Poll)

Benfica made official, this Monday, the departure of Everton to Flamengo, for €13.5 million (the deal could reach €16M as a bonus) and, shortly thereafter, the signing of David Neres from Shakhtar Donetsk for 15 .3 million euros (amount that will be discounted in the debt that the Ukrainian club had to the eagles for … Read more

A BOLA – Fran continues to shake the market (Gil Vicente)

Spaniard Fran Navarro, 24, continues to stir the market after his performance in the gilista jersey. The striker is not guaranteed in the squad, despite having a contract, as there are candidates for the acquisition of his pass. Read more in the print edition and digital of A BALL.

BOLA – Benfica complains about refereeing in the derby (Futsal)

Benfica turned to social media to criticize the refereeing of the first game of the futsal championship final. Remember, the eagles lost at Sporting’s home (4-5), in extra time. “A sixth foul that was always skilfully ignored and a forced expulsion. Even so, in the light to win», can be read in the publication of … Read more

THE BALL – Official: young promise renews and gets Henry’s number (video) (Arsenal)

Arsenal made official this Saturday the contract renewal of Ghanaian striker Eddie Nketiah. The club talks about long term, the press mentions until 2027. Nketiah, 22, has been at Arsenal since he was 14 and Mikel Arteta was keen to keep him. Nketiah scored a total of 10 goals in 28 games last season. According … Read more