THE BALL – Conceição recovered Zaidu but has one more casualty (FC Porto)

As Sérgio Conceição said in the press conference previewing the match against Académico Viseu, Zaidu has recovered from injury, but in the white and blue medical bulletin there is now a new element: Grujic. According to the dragons, Zaidu has been declared fit and is available for the match unlike Marko Grujic, who has right … Read more

THE BALL – Funny moment: fan asked for a pill, Ancelotti gave him two (video) (Real Madrid)

On Real Madrid’s visit to Athletic Bilbao, Carlo Ancelotti was the target of a ridiculous request, coming from a supporter in the stands, and the coach’s reaction was even better. The fan asked him for a pill and Ancelotti not only agreed to the request but gave him… two pills. A moment that quickly went … Read more

THE BALL – Supporters in protest, Di Maria arrived «at the worst moment» (Juventus)

Juventus’ first game after the severe punishment applied by the Italian federation – withdrawal of 15 points – due to fraud in the creation of transfer capital gains, and the reaction of the vecchia signora supporters was heard in the game with Atalanta, this Sunday (3-3). The Serie A anthem and the entry of the … Read more

THE BALL – Haaland’s law: hat-trick in the victory over Wolverhampton (see the goals) (England)

Manchester City received and beat Wolverhampton, 3-0, in the 21st round of the Premier League. In the home team, João Cancelo, Rúben Dias and Bernardo Silva started again on the bench, with only the midfielder being released by Pep Guardiola, at 77′, to replace Kevin de Bruyne. At Wolves, Lopetegui introduced José Sá, Nélson Semedo, … Read more

Former Red Devils “Wes Brown” joins FIFA

Reporters reported that On 20-22 January 2023 at the Chalermprakiat Stadium Her Majesty Queen Sirikit Queen’s 60th Birthday, Department of Physical Education, Pathum Thani Province, Football Association of Thailand Under the Royal Patronage of His Majesty the King, together with the International Football Federation or FIFA and the Department of Physical Education, organized the first … Read more

THE BALL – Official: Final point on the future of Moukoko (Borussia Dortmund)

Borussia Dortmund and Youssoufo Moukoko reached an agreement and renewed their contract until 2026. The 18-year-old forward, one of the most desirable targets on the market, ended his connection to the club at the end of the season. Moukoko is already a German international and was even in Germany’s squad for the World Cup in … Read more

A BOLA – Terminates three months after returning to the club (Covilhã)

Covilhã, 18th and last ranked in Liga 2, announced this Saturday the departure of defender Tiago Lopes, three months after the player returned to the club where he played in the 2013/2014 season. Tiago Lopes had been signed in October by the lions of the mountains, returning to the Portuguese lawns after experience in Turkey, … Read more

A BOLA – Académica surprises Sporting B and drops from last place (Liga 3)

Despite the dose of favoritism that it gathered at the start due to the third place it occupies in Série B of Liga 3, Sporting B was surprised in Alcochete by the until then last classified Académica, who won by 2-1 and started to ‘breathe’ a little better than the competition. Sporting B managed, even … Read more

THE BALL – Simeone on Depay: «He is a player that excites» (Atlético Madrid)

The coach of Atlético Madrid was very pleased with the signing of Memphis Depay (ex-Barcelona). Diego Simeone considers that the Dutch forward is one of those players who is excited to see play and who will do to reach his best version. «A player will arrive who is enthusiastic, willing to recover his best version. … Read more

A BOLA – Renewal with Chermiti almost closed (Sporting)

The official announcement of Youssef Chermiti’s contract renewal with Sporting is coming soon, with SAD fulfilling yet another wish of Rúben Amorim, who just yesterday wove torn praise for him and a promising future at Sporting and the National Team (see page 6) and who has long expressed the desire to have the young (18 … Read more