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GolTV adds Portuguese Cup to its soccer coverage lineup

Posted on by Chris Moore
Taça de Portugal

Taça de Portugal, also known as the Portuguese Cup, will now be available to viewers on the US sports network GolTV through until the end of the 2015-16 season. GolTV has added the prestigious Portuguese competition soon after announcing a deal … Continue reading

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Portugal away shirt for 2015 continues trend of colorful jerseys

Posted on by Alex Muller

One fact that cannot be denied regarding Portugal’s choice of away jerseys in recent years is that they’re always colorful and innovative. The same can be said about Portugal’s away jersey for 2015, which features a splash of electric green … Continue reading

Pepe set to sign contract extension with Real Madrid until June 2018

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Pepe is set to sign a contract extension with Real Madrid until June 2018, according to a report from the Spanish newspaper AS. The Portuguese defender has been in talks with the club for several months, with earlier reports believing … Continue reading

Swansea City Agree Loan Deal For Benfica Striker Nelson Oliveira

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Swansea City have finalized a loan deal for Benfica striker Nelson Oliveira for the remainder of the 2014-15 season. The terms were completed this afternoon and the forward will begin training with the Premier League side immediately, in order to … Continue reading

Cristiano Ronaldo Awarded With His Homeland’s Highest Honor And A Statue

Posted on by Peter Quinn

Less than twenty-four after his side won its fourth trophy of 2014, Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo returned to his place of birth in the region of Madeira – an archipelago which is one of two autonomous regions of Portugal – … Continue reading

TV Coverage Of La Liga And Bundesliga Opening Weekends

Posted on by Ed Perovic

beIN SPORTS is rolling out the red carpet for the opening weekend of Spain’s La Liga. Eight matches will be broadcast live on both beIN SPORTS channels: Programming note: For viewers in the United States, this weekend’s La Liga games … Continue reading

Portugal Striking Woes Underline Bebé’s Exclusion

Posted on by Jun Bonjunyi

Only one Portuguese player from a major European league has managed more goals than Bebé in the past season: his name is Cristiano Ronaldo. Paulo Bento’s reluctance to include the Manchester United loanee in his World Cup squad has been … Continue reading

Portugal 2-1 Ghana Match Highlights [VIDEO]: Cristiano Ronaldo Lifts Portugal But Final Result Isn’t Enough

Posted on by Mirza Baig

While United States versus Germany match took center stage stateside, there remained a watchful eye on “the other match.” Both Portugal and Ghana needed a clear winner in the United States vs. Germany encounter and then needed to beat their … Continue reading

Ghana vs Portugal, Starting Lineups and World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Alex Muller

Ghana and Portugal battle to see if they can find a way to qualify for the next round. One of them will go home. One prays to move forward. TV times: • English language: ESPN2 and WatchESPN • Spanish language: UniMás, Galavision and Univision … Continue reading

Where to Find the USA-Germany and Ghana-Portugal Games On US Television And Internet

Posted on by Christopher Harris

Today’s must-see game between USA and Germany will be shown live on US television and Internet beginning at Noon ET/9am PT (coverage begins at 11am ET/8am PT). If the United States beats or ties Germany, the USMNT will advance to … Continue reading

Ghana and Portugal Preview: Teams Look to Advance From Group G

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi

Over last weekend, Ghana and Portugal played in matches that both ended in 2-2 draws, keeping their World Cup hopes alive. In their first meeting against each other, Group G’s underachievers have one more chance to redeem themselves while potentially … Continue reading

Ghana Will Defeat Portugal As Long As The Black Stars Aren’t Arrogant

Posted on by Dan Adu-Gyamfi

Ghana is confident they can defeat Portugal and make it to the round of 16 but they must be careful because that same demeanor is what made them lose to the United States and has them in the predicament they’re … Continue reading

5 Observations From USA vs Portugal World Cup Game

Posted on by Thariq Amir

This is the World Cup that keeps on giving after yet another rip roaring, drama packed game.  Two Portuguese goals at the beginning and the end of the match sandwiched a captain’s goal by Clint Dempsey and a wonder strike … Continue reading

WATCH USA 2-2 Portugal Match Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Julian Delicata

This is the World Cup that just keeps on giving. Seconds from qualifying for the next round, U.S.A. were struck with the cruelest of blows as Silvestre Varela headed in Portugal’s equalizer from a magical cross by Ronaldo. The Americans … Continue reading

Portugal Scores Sucker Punch Goal To Finish 2-2 With USA [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

With less than 30 seconds to go until the referee blew the full-time whistle, Portugal’s Silvestre Varela scored a goal with the last kick of the game after a superb header from Cristiano Ronaldo to finish the game 2-2 against … Continue reading

USA vs Portugal, Starting Lineups and World Cup Open Thread

Posted on by Christopher Harris

The final match of the day is the biggest World Cup battle for both the United States and Portugal thus far this tournament. Where to watch – The game kicks off at 6 PM EST/3 PM PST, and this is … Continue reading

WATCH Tim Howard’s Spectacular Save & USA-Portugal First Half Highlights [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

USA goalkeeper Tim Howard made a spectacular save at the end of the first half against the United States, by tipping the ball over the crossbar. Howard showed his experience with the fingertip save, but will be counting himself fortunate … Continue reading

WATCH Nani Score to Give Portugal Early Lead Against USA [VIDEO]

Posted on by Alex Muller

Portuguese winger Nani scored a goal for Portugal in the 5th minute of the World Cup game against the United States. The early goal is a devastating blow to the USA, especially after the goal was gifted to Portugal due … Continue reading