A BOLA – Frederico Morais said he was going to miss the Olympic Games (Surf)

Last minute drop in the Portuguese delegation for the Olympic Games, which officially kick off this Friday in Tokyo. Surfer Frederico Morais said Covid-19 was positive. “The last 24 hours have been very complicated. Managing the possibility of not being able to attend the Olympic Games was perhaps more difficult than being sure. It’s a … Read more

BOLA – Santa Clara wins in Northern Macedonia and forwards qualification (Santa Clara)

This Thursday, Santa Clara went to Northern Macedonia to beat Shkupi 1927 by 3-0, putting themselves in a good position to qualify for the 3rd qualifying round of the UEFA Conference League. In Skopje, Abdul Rwatubyaye’s own goal in the 30th minute put Daniel Ramos’s team in front. In the second-half, Brazilian striker Carlos Jr, … Read more

THE BALL – Gilberto Duarte will replace Alexandre Cavalcanti (Handball)

Gilberto Duarte, left-back who plays for Montpellier, will replace Alexandre Cavalcanti, a Nantes player, in Portugal’s squad for the Olympic Games. Cavalcanti was injured in training on Tuesday and will be out of competition for about a month, having already missed the match against Argentina (31-28), in preparation for the competition in Tokyo. Gilberto Duarte, … Read more

Latvian ex-champion Rovanpere becomes the youngest winner of the WRC stage

Toyota Gazoo driver Rovanpere became the leader of the seventh stage of the season on Friday after the fourth stage, without losing the first place in the next race. He was followed by two Hyundai Shell Mobis pilots, Irish Craig Brin and Belgian Terrier Neville. Brin lost 59.9 seconds, but Neville was 12.5 seconds behind. … Read more

A BOLA – António Costa and the Red Card operation: «The proper places are the courts» (Justice)

The prime minister, António Costa, was confronted this Saturday with the so-called Red Card process, which involves Luís Filipe Vieira. Speaking to journalists, on the sidelines of the XIII Summit of the Community of Portuguese Language Countries (CPLP), taking place in Luanda, António Costa was asked if he regrets having belonged to the Honor Committee … Read more

A BOLA – Three Portuguese Internationals integrated in the internship (Sporting)

Internationals João Palhinha, Pedro Gonçalves and Nuno Mendes were part of Sporting’s pre-season training in Lagos this Tuesday. The three were at the service of the National Team in the European, returning after two weeks of vacation. Thus, Rúben Amorim now has 32 players to work with, although on the first day only 27 were … Read more

THE BALL – Official: Alireza Beiranvand is reinforcement (Boavista)

Boavista announced the hiring of Alireza Beiranvand. The 28-year-old Iranian goalkeeper arrives from Antwerp, Belgium, and joins the chess team. A Naft Tehran graduate, Beiranvand is just completing his second season in European football. Before, it has passages through Persepolis and Antwerp. Iranian international on 44 occasions, he was Iran’s starter at the 2018 World … Read more

A BOLA – Official third reinforcement for Bruno Lage (Wolverhampton)

Wolverhampton announced the signing of Rayan Ait-Nouri. After a season of loan from Angers, the English emblem activated the option to buy and saw the 20-year-old full-back sign a five-year contract. Capable of playing both defensive lanes, Ait-Nouri played 23 games for Wolverhampton last season, enough to convince England officials. It is the third reinforcement … Read more

A BOLA – Pedro Proença confirms fans in the stands at the start of the season (League)

Pedro Proença confirmed, this Friday, that the next sporting season will start with fans in the stands, a wish he had already expressed during the draw for professional competitions. The president of the League used social media to announce that the first and second tier stadiums will be able to have up to 33 per … Read more

BOLA – SAD announces repayment of bond loan (Benfica)

SAD do Benfica, in a statement sent to the Portuguese Securities Market Commission (CMVM), announced that it will proceed with the repayment due to debenture loans in force. In terms of approximate values, SAD will pay around one million euros in interest on the 2nd coupon related to the 2020/2023 bond loan and around €20 … Read more