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/ 75 days ago

Amorim apologizes for poorly-timed West Ham talks: What now?

The meeting between Ruben Amorim and West Ham concerning his potential summer appointment as manager was a misstep, the coach has admitted. This time last month, the manager from Sporting was considered the favorite to take over at Liverpool. He won the Portuguese championship in 2020-21 and will most likely repeat the feat this year. […]

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/ 94 days ago

Premier League duo eyes Sporting star if Liverpool gets Amorim

Liverpool could be set to potentially help one of their rivals sign a highly rated striker this summer. The Reds are searching for a new manager after Jurgen Klopp previously announced his pending departure from the team. After failing to entice former midfielder Xabi Alonso, the Merseyside club could be turning to Sporting CP coach […]

News

/ 106 days ago

Who is Ruben Amorim, the candidate for the Liverpool job?

An intriguing succession crisis has ensued after Jurgen Klopp's upcoming exit from Liverpool. Many have been left wondering who will take over as manager of the legendary club. A name who has been making waves in the soccer world recently is Ruben Amorim, a young manager whose career has been on the rise. But what […]

Jurgen Klopp

/ 160 days ago

Neither Alonso nor De Zerbi: Liverpool target surprise top name

Jurgen Klopp will be leaving his position as Liverpool manager at the conclusion of the season. It will mark the end of an era that has been almost nine years long. The German shocked everyone last weekend when he broke the news to the media. He explained that he couldn't keep on with the job […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 210 days ago

Arsenal to beat EPL rivals to high-rated Portuguese defender

Arsenal are said to be gearing up to recruit Goncalo Inacio, a center-back for Sporting CP, ahead of their Premier League opponents. Since breaking into the first team in 2020, the 22-year-old has solidified his position as a vital cog in Sporting's defensive machine. Thanks to his steady play in the Primeira Liga, he has […]

Leagues: EPL

/ 253 days ago

Man United assembling list of potential manager candidates

Manchester United already reportedly has a list of managerial contenders should they fire Erik ten Hag. Despite getting off to a solid start in his first season at the helm, the Dutch boss is currently in the hot seat. Ten Hag has been under constant pressure throughout the current campaign as the team continues to […]

Leagues: Ligue Un

/ 404 days ago

PSG close to signing Manuel Ugarte and Marco Asensio

PSG is making a massive overhaul this summer, and that includes the acquisition of Manuel Ugarte and Marco Asensio. Ugarte, a hot commodity in the transfer market, is Sporting's young midfielder that featured in Uruguay's 2022 World Cup squad. Asensio is, of course, a well-known talent from Real Madrid who has over 200 appearances with […]

Arsenal

/ 484 days ago

Arsenal and Sporting go the distance in Europa League classic

After a thrilling 2-2 draw in the first leg of their Europa League round of 16 tie, Arsenal and Sporting faced off again at the Emirates on Thursday. This game, much like the first, was end to end throughout, with both sides playing aggressive. For much of the game, Sporting looked the two more likely […]

Arsenal

/ 491 days ago

Arsenal, Sporting draw in Europa League first leg

Arsenal and Sporting played out to an entertaining 2-2 draw in Portugal on Thursday. The result means that the winner of the second leg Europa League round of 16 tie will advance to the quarterfinals. The Gunners took an early lead on the night, but had to fight back to level the scoreline in the […]

Sporting CP

/ 718 days ago

Sporting's Matheus Nunes on the radar of Liverpool, Chelsea

Sporting Lisbon midfielder Matheus Nunes could be a late summer acquisition with a pair of Premier League clubs monitoring. In particular, the 23-year-old has reportedly generated interest via a late move from Liverpool. This past season, Nunes assumed a vital part in the center of the pitch under manager Rúben Amorim. Across 50 games in all […]
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AC Milan

/ 5724 days ago

Prospects and Parity Ahead for 2010 Champions League

As intriguing as the current edition of the Champions League may be, there's a chance the 2009-2010 tournament could be one of the strangest, parity-rich events in football history. Seems someone has taken the snow globe that is European football, given it a good shake and the flakes aren't landing where people expect. The tables […]
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At The Turn: Who Needs to Win

To use a golf analogy, the teams in the group stage of the Champions League make the turn today and tomorrow with the completion of the first three games of the group stage. And while it's early, for some teams, it's make-or-break time. Group by group, here's an analysis of who needs to win: Group […]

A Sporting Chance to Win Group C

What do Werder Bremen, Villareal, Atletico Madrid, Panathinaikos, PSV Eindhoven, Marseille, Dynamo Kyiv, Celtic and Fenerbahce have in common (hint: the answer is not "They're all in the Champions League group stage which starts today")? Give up? Well, all of these clubs are in fact in the group stage of the Champions League, but the […]