PortuGOAL
03/25/2019

Portugal stumble again

Portugal 1-1 SerbiaAnother match, another night of frustration and wondering what might have been for the Seleção. As against Ukraine, Portugal faced a resolute display of defensive toughness and organization that proved too difficult to break down. Dusan Tadic, one of the match's best players, conv

N Nathan
03/22/2019

Portugal draw blank against Ukraine

Portugal 0-0 UkraineCristiano Ronaldo made his return but Portugal were ineffective in the first game of the UEFA European Championship Qualifying stage.The Seleção dominated the game but couldn’t find a way through the Ukrainian defence as the quest to defend the European Championship begins.The bi

R Richard
03/18/2019

Portuguese Abroad: Nuno backs Jota’s Portugal call after beating United; Orlando Sá raises the Standard; Bernardo rescues City; Sousa denied on debut; Silva credited for Everton win; Vieirinha screamer inspires PAOK

Nuno Espírito Santo’s Wolverhampton Wanderers are headed to Wembley as FA Cup semi-finalists after a convincing 2-1 victory over Manchester United on Saturday. Diogo Jota scored one of the goals for Wolves, who are joined in the last four by favourites Manchester City after Bernardo Silva ignited th

S Sean Gillen
03/17/2019

Top four unchanged after Benfica, FC Porto, Braga and Sporting all claim wins

It’s ‘begin as you mean to go on’ for all four of the Primeira Liga’s top sides with wins across the board ahead of the final international break.A sole goal from Raphinha was enough to turn Sporting’s home encounter versus Santa Clara into a 1-0 victory on Friday night, applying pressure on Sportin

P Patrick
03/15/2019

Porto face Liverpool again and Benfica meet Eintracht Frankfurt

Benfica and Porto learned of their European fates after the Champions League and Europa League draws took place in Nyon today.Porto were handed a tough draw in the Champions League quarter-finals after they eliminated Roma in the round of 16. Sergio Conceição’s side will take on Jürgen Klopp’s Liver

R Richard
03/15/2019

Fernando Santos calls up Dyego Sousa and João Félix

Seleção coach Fernando Santos usually has a surprise of two when it comes to announcing the Portugal squad, and today was no different. Braga’s Brazilian born striker Dyego Sousa was given a debut call-up for the start of the Euro 2020 qualification campaign.Benfica’s teenage star João Félix is anot

T Tom Kundert
03/15/2019

Three rockets send Benfica into the Europa League quarter-finals

Benfica will be in Friday’s Europa League draw after beating Dinamo Zagreb 3-0 in Lisbon to reach the last eight thanks to fine goals from well-struck shots by Jonas, Ferro and Grimaldo. It was also a great night for former Benfica favourite Gonçalo Guedes, who struck a dramatic late goal to earn Va

S Sean Gillen
03/13/2019

Bernardo signs huge new Man City deal: “There’s nowhere I’d rather be”

Portugal international Bernardo Silva has signed a new six-year contract with English Premier League champions Manchester City.Reports had indicated that City were prepared to double Bernardo’s wages to over €200,000 per week in order to tie the midfielder down. Spanish duo Barcelona and Real Madrid

S Sean Gillen
03/13/2019

The Ron and only: "This is why Juve signed me"

{loadposition topPosition}Cristiano Ronaldo produced one of the most memorable nights of his illustrious career this evening, scoring all three goals as Juventus overturned a 2-0 first-leg deficit to beat Atletico Madrid 3-0 in Turin and move into the Champions League quarter-finals.The Portugal cap

S Sean Gillen
03/12/2019

PortuGOAL Figure of the Week: Joel Tagueu inspires stunning Marítimo comeback

{loadposition topPosition}Week 25 of Liga NOS produced a surprise at the top of the table as the title race heated up further, Porto moving level on points with Benfica after the latter threw away a 2-0 lead to draw with Belenenses.Down at the bottom of the table the strugglers continued to struggle

J Jamie Farr