THE BALL – Italians place Benfica and Gil Vicente players in the best under-23 eleven (photos) (Italy)

The international stop paved the way for swings in terms of club football. Using the Delphix platform, the Corriere dello Sport released, this Wednesday, who is the under-23 eleven that is having the best performances at the beginning of 2022/23. After analyzing the nine most ranked leagues in European football, Portugal places two representatives. In … Read more

THE BALL – Benfica player played with hand painted number (Women’s Football)

The 9 turned… 28. Funny moment at the beginning of the 2nd half of the match between Benfica and Rangers, in Glasgow, of the 2nd round of the Women’s Champions League. Nycole Raysla was released after the break and appeared with the number on the jersey painted… by hand. This is because the Brazilian is … Read more

THE BALL – Official: Russia is out of Euro-2024 (UEFA)

UEFA announced this Tuesday that Russia is out of the European Championship 2024. The competition, remember, will be held in Germany and the draw for the qualifying round will be held on 9 October. At a meeting of the Executive Committee in Croatia, UEFA explained that, in accordance with the decision taken on 28 February, … Read more

THE BALL – Intolerance at Estoril-FC Porto: fans threatened by the Super Dragons (Estoril)

Suspects of the practice of acts of intolerance towards two FC Porto fans in the game against Estoril, on Saturday, at António Coimbra da Mota, already identified by the Guarda Nacional Republicana, are being threatened by the Super Dragons, the Porto fans, who also already know their identity, through personal social networks. “A person I … Read more

THE BALL – «Griezmann? Morata and Félix are doing very well…» (Atlético Madrid)

On the eve of hosting Real Madrid, in a game on matchday 6 of La Liga, Diego Simeone was once again asked about Antoine Griezmann’s playing time – the Frenchman has not played more than 30 minutes in what is said to be a alleged move by Atlético not to pay 40 million to Barcelona. … Read more

THE BALL – Journalist remembers game with Benfica: «Juventus players were full of fear» (Champions League)

Alessandro Alciato, jornalist from Amazon Primewas, this Friday, in the program All Summonedyes Radio 24. About the defeat of Juventus with Benfica (1-2), in the second round of Group H of the Champions League, he left an unusual report. “When you saw it up close, you realized that the Juventus players were full of fear. … Read more

THE BALL – Conte asks for anger for reaction after defeat in Alvalade (Tottenham)

Antonio Conte, coach of Tottenham, launched Saturday’s reception to Leicester, but with the defeat (0-2) in Alvalade, on Tuesday, against Sporting, still very present. “Of course you have to be disappointed with a defeat in the last two minutes. What’s more, I reviewed the game and I think we missed a great opportunity not only … Read more

THE BALL – Diogo Leite comments on the attack on the car where the family of Sérgio Conceição (FC Porto) was following

Union Berlin’s duel against SC Braga, in the second round of Group D of the Europa League, marked Diogo Leite’s return to Portugal. The centre-back on loan from FC Porto took on the displeasure with the defeat (0-1), but stressed ambition for the future. “From the first minute we tried to win. We had opportunities … Read more

THE BALL – Here are the new equipment for the National Team (photos) (Selection)

The Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) revealed, this Thursday, the new equipment of the National Team, which will already be used in the double round of the League of Nations against the Czech Republic and Spain. According to the FPF, «the main equipment of the Equipe das Quinas, with a contrast between deep and vivid tones … Read more

THE BALL – Here are the new equipment for the National Team (photos) (Selection)

The Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) revealed, this Thursday, the new equipment of the National Team, which will already be used in the double round of the League of Nations against the Czech Republic and Spain. According to the FPF, «the main equipment of the Equipe das Quinas, with a contrast between deep and vivid tones … Read more