A BOLA – Cashball: court drops corruption (Country)

The Court of Appeal of Porto yesterday denied the Public Prosecutor’s Office’s intention to judge the whistleblower in the Cashball case, Paulo Silva, who served as an intermediary, the player manager João Mira Gonçalves, and the main administrative assistant of the Sporting player support office , Gonçalo Rodrigues, for a total of 14 crimes of … Read more

THE BALL – Behind a great hero there is a Portuguese woman (Argentina)

The goal was a chronic problem for the Argentine national team – even Fillol, world champion in 1978, and Pumpido, who achieved the same feat in 1986, were not unanimous -, but the problem seems to have been resolved last year. In June, Emiliano Martínez, after a superb season at Aston Villa, made his debut, … Read more

THE BALL – G-League: Neemias on the Kings’ return to winning ways (NBA)

Neemias Queta re-entered the starting five of the Stockton Kings, who rediscover the path of victories in the G-League after leaving the Maverick Center, in Utah, with a triumph, by 121-103, over the Salt Lake City Stars. The Portuguese center was on the field for 26 minutes, a period in which he scored 18 points, … Read more

THE BALL – Ancelotti highlights Argentina and praises Enzo Fernández (World Cup 2022)

Carlo Ancelotti, coach of Real Madrid, analyzed, through a publication on social networks, the first games of the round of 16 of the World Cup in Qatar. The coach highlighted Argentina, having praised Enzo Fernández. «The Argentines, after the defeat against Saudi Arabia, are back. Messi is playing at his best level and youngsters Julián … Read more

A BOLA – Defeat against Korea registered the lowest audience of all games (Portugal)

The last game of the group stage of Portugal, against South Korea, was the game that had the lowest audience of all those of the National Team in the World Cup. According to the Universal McCann agency, Portugal’s defeat against South Korea (1-2), which started at 3 pm, had around 3.2 million people watching and … Read more

THE BALL – Portuguese Cup that had been pawned was returned to the club (Aves)

Aves received, on Sunday, the Portuguese Cup that had been pledged to it under the SAD insolvency process. The trophy was purchased, for €30,000, by the Câmara de Santo Tirso and now returned to the club led by Alberto Costa. The coach of the 2017/2018 (2-1) victory, José Mota, the hero of the final against … Read more

BOLA – FIFA opens investigation into Granit Xhaka (Switzerland)

Switzerland captain Granit Xhaka is being investigated by FIFA over an obscene gesture towards the Serbia bench after the Swiss eliminated Dragan Stojkovic’s team in the group stage. The Arsenal midfielder is the son of Albanian parents, who left Kosovo during the Balkan War. Shaqiri is the other player from Switzerland of Kosovar origin. In … Read more

THE BALL – Jorge Jesus in a moment of artistic note (video) (Fenerbahçe)

Fenerbahçe played, on Saturday, a friendly against Villarreal, having won, by 2-1. Jorge Jesus was in great prominence… outside the four lines. The Portuguese coach shone with a touch of skill for one of his players, striker Irfan Kahveci. The moment went viral on social media. See the video:

THE BALL – António Silva also beat Ronaldo’s record (Portugal)

It is already known that, since the day before yesterday, the day Portugal played against South Korea, António Silva became the youngest Portuguese player to play in a World Cup, aged 19 years and 33 days, surpassing Futre. The left-hander was 20 years and 96 days old when, in the 1986 World Cup in Mexico, … Read more

THE BALL – Jorge Jesus in a moment of artistic note (video) (Fenerbahçe)

Fenerbahçe played, on Saturday, a friendly against Villarreal, having won, by 2-1. Jorge Jesus was in great prominence… outside the four lines. The Portuguese coach shone with a touch of skill for one of his players, striker Irfan Kahveci. The moment went viral on social media. See the video: