Is the time right for Rúben Dias to make his move away from Benfica?

Over recent years, a number of high-profile Benfica players have made the move away from the Estádio da luz having established a big reputation in the Portuguese capital, seeking to take a step up in their careers. Ederson, Nélson Semedo, Raúl Jiménez and João Felix are just a few examples over the

GERMANY: André Silva among the goals in Frankfurt thriller; heartbreak for Guerreiro’s Dortmund

The return of the German Bundesliga continues to prove a major success, with plenty of goals and quality football provided in the three rounds of action after the league’s re-start.Portuguese duo Raphaël Guerreiro and André Silva have caught the eye with their goalscoring exploits, as both players h

“One Thousand Miles to Jamor”

PortuGOAL’s book section is back with an absolute gem for lovers of the beautiful game in general and Portuguese football in particular.Portuguese journalist Filipe d’Avillez embarks on a journey through every round of the 2018/19 Taça de Portugal (Portuguese Cup), right the way to a pulsating final

GERMANY: Guerreiro continues goalscoring form in Dortmund win [video]

Raphaël Guerreiro has been one of the standout players since the resumption of the Bundesliga, and the Portuguese international was on target again as his side beat Wolfsburg 2-0 on Saturday.Guerreiro made it three goals in two games since Germany football returned, scoring the opener after a tradem

Rescheduled Portuguese Liga fixture list released

The Portuguese Liga today released the schedule for nine of the remaining ten rounds of matches to complete the 2019/2020 season, interrupted in early March due to the Coronavirus pandemic. As usual, the fixtures for the final jornada have not been announced, as the need to simultaneously schedule m

Official: Monaco’s Gelson Martins has suspension extended until November

The French Football Federation have confirmed that suspensions will be frozen between the dates of March 13 to June 30, meaning that Gelson Martins’ six-month ban will be extended.The Portuguese received his suspension in March for pushing a referee during a 3-1 defeat against Nimes in February. Alt

“It’s annoying: Ronaldo always scores the important goals” – Bernardo Silva praises Portugal captain

Bernardo Silva has been speaking about Seleção captain Cristiano Ronaldo, with the Manchester City man praising Ronaldo’s ability to arrive at the key moments to decide games – even in training.Bernardo, who recently returned to England from Portugal to prepare for a possible resumption of the Premi

“He’s a different player for the better” – Lille’s José Fonte speaks on Renato Sanches, quarantine, Seleção and Fernando Santos

Lille captain José Fonte is back in Portugal on his official summer break after the French Ligue 1 season was ended by the covid-19 pandemic, and the veteran defender spoke to Eleven Sports about a range of topics in a new interview.French football made the decision to abandon the remainder of the 2

GERMANY: Guerreiro, Silva on target as Bundesliga returns [video]

German football resumed this weekend and Portuguese duo Raphaël Guerreiro and André Silva were among the goals on a lively return to action.Borussia Dortmund recorded the standout result of the day with a 4-0 victory over Ruhr rivals Schalke in the Revierderby, with Guerreiro the Man of the Match wi

Fixture relocations causes concern among Primeira Liga clubs

Benfica and Marítimo have become the first clubs to raise concerns over the relocation of fixtures upon the Primeira Liga's return to action, post-lockdown.In a scheduled return for June 4th, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF) have been advised to limit the use of stadiums across the division