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Sporting keeper Rui Patricio conceded a shocker to Belenenses [video]

Sporting Lisbon goalkeeper Rui Patricio conceded a horror goal on Saturday at Belenenses. On 69 minutes, a long ball was played over the top only for goalkeeper Rui Patricio to kick the ball at a defender, in turn the ball simply rolled to Rui Fonte for an easy goal. It got worse for Sporting Lisbon as […]

Manchester United Transfer News: Latest on Nani and Paul Pogba Rumours

It did appear that Nani's Manchester United career was over after the winger departed for Sporting Lisbon on loan with a view to a permanent switch. But it now seems the Portugal international is in line for a surprise return to hisShow More Summary

Ryan Gauld turned down a move to Man United to join Sporting Lisbon instead [A Bola]

It’s been a memorable week for Scottish starlet Ryan Gauld. The 18-year-old, who joined Sporting Lisbon from Dundee United last year, opened his account for Sporting this week in the Portuguese Cup. The teenager sparkled in a wonderful first half at Belenenses where, on just his second start for the Sporting senior side, Gauld scored an […]

Scotland's 'Baby Messi' Ryan Gauld Scores First 2 Goals for Sporting Lisbon

Ryan Gauld 's move from Dundee United to Sporting Lisbon was one of the more interesting transfers of last summer. The 19-year-old was expected to spend his first season with the B team but has recently broke into the first team. OnShow More Summary

Arsenal Transfer News: William Carvalho Bid Readied, Latest Gunners Rumours

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is reportedly weighing up a £25 million move for Sporting Lisbon powerhouse William Carvalho. A bid is "being considered" for the physical defensive midfielder, according to Jack De Menezes of The Independent. Wenger...Show More Summary

Junya Tanaka scored a glorious 95th minute free-kick winner for Sporting Lisbon at Braga

Sporting Lisbon’s clash at Braga was heading for a 0-0 draw. Then, in the 95th minute Japanese substitute Junya Tanaka stepped up to a free-kick and scored an absolute beauty. The 27-year-old has played just 38 minutes for Sporting this season but will surely grab some more playing time, for his set pieces alone! Bet […]

Rare footage of 16-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo at Sporting Lisbon [Video]

It’s always interesting to trace the roots of the world’s best footballers. This Beanyman video shows clips from the archives of a 16-year-old Cristiano Ronaldo during the 2001/02 season when the wonderkid was still learning his craft at Sporting Lisbon. We remember Ronaldo before his transformation into a goal-scoring machine, when he first arrived at […]

Footage Emerges of 16-Year-Old Cristiano Ronaldo in His Sporting Lisbon Days

Footage of Cristiano Ronaldo as a 16-year-old in his early days at Sporting Lisbon has emerged. The winger looks somewhat removed from the man who has dominated the game with Manchester United and Real Madrid, but that's no surprise—the footage is from the days leading up to his debut with Sporting, as well as some early match video. Show More Summary

Arsenal target William Carvalho pulled off a brilliant assist for Sporting Lisbon [GIF]

Are Arsenal still in for William Carvalho? At the beginning of the January transfer window, we were told that the Gunners were still keen on signing the Sporting Lisbon defensive midfielder. Carvalho would seem to fit the bill for Arsenal as an imposing player that can appear in both defence and midfield for the Gunners. […]

Tottenham make moves to sign Sporting right-back Miguel Lopes [A Bola]

Portuguese daily A Bola have reported on Monday that Tottenham are tracking Sporting Lisbon right-back Miguel Lopes. Links between Spurs and Lopes aren’t all that new. The 28-year-old defender was thought to be close to a move to White Hart Lane back in 2014 after Lopes returned to Lisbon after a spell on loan at Lyon. […]

Sporting Lisbon’s Adrien Silva scored a banging volley v Estoril from outside the box [Videos]

The Portuguese top flight got back underway this weekend after the Christmas break, and on Saturday night Sporting Lisbon took on Estoril. Sporting broke the deadlock in the 19th minute courtesy of a brilliant strike from Adrien Silva. Following a move down the left hand side of the pitch, Estoril repelled the ball to outside the edge […]

Arsenal make £20m star prime January target

2 months agoSports / Football : Soccerlens

Arsenal make £20m star prime January target - originally posted on According to reports in the reliable Italian website TMW, Arsenal are set to make Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho as their prime January transfer target. The 22 year old was also heavily linked with the Gunners in the summer but … Read More ? From - Football News

UK Back Pages: Arsenal Making a £20M Move for Sporting's William Carvalho?

Have Arsenal finally found their solution to the long-unfulfilled defensive-midfielder problem? Arsene Wenger is being linked with a move for longtime target William Carvalho of Sporting Lisbon in the January transfer window. It's not...Show More Summary

West Ham are going to Portugal to sign Sporting Lisbon’s Islam Slimani [Tutto Mercato Web]

Italian transfer gurus Tutto Mercato Web (TMW) have announced on Monday that West Ham are stepping up efforts to sign Sporting Lisbon striker Islam Slimani this winter. The Hammers have been linked to the Algerian international attacker ever since Slimani became a household name at the 2014 World Cup scoring four goals. According to TMW, West Ham need to cough up […]

Andre Schurrle: I know what Jose Mourinho wants from me and I know that he likes me [Video]

Chelsea attacker Andre Schurrle was handed a rare start in the midweek win over Sporting Lisbon and admitted after the game that he’s been dying to get onto the pitch. The Germany international has struggled for fitness since winning the World Cup in the summer but has also suffered with a mystery illness which he […]

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho delighted with Ruben Loftus-Cheek debut [Video]

It may have essentially been a dead rubber game for Chelsea but the Blues carried on with business in the usual fashion when they brushed past Sporting Lisbon. They won that Champions League clash 3-1, blocking their opponent’s path to the knockout stages and blooding in some new talent in the process. This game may […]

Charley Musonda scored a quality free kick for Chelsea in the UEFA Youth League v Sporting

Chelsea beat Sporting Lisbon 6-0 in the UEFA Youth League on Wednesday. Young striker Dom Solanke impressed with a hat-trick in the Chelsea rout. There has been plenty of buzz around Musonda over the past couple of seasons with some impressive performances for the Chelsea youth team. Against Sporting, Musonda curled home a quality free-kick […]

Jose Mourinho Claims Manchester United Have 'Big Advantage' over League Rivals

Jose Mourinho believes Manchester United hold a "big advantage" in the Premier League due to their lack of Champions League football. The Chelsea boss spoke after watching his side ease to a 3-1 win over Sporting Lisbon in their final group game. Show More Summary

Chelsea United! Man City’s Frank Lampard & Roma’s Ashley Cole take a post game picture

Two Chelsea old boys were in action in Italy on Wednesday night as the Blues were beating Sporting Lisbon 3-1. Frank Lampard, now with Man City, and Ashley Cole, now with AS Roma, faced off in a Champions League battle at the Stadio Olimpico. Lampard came out on top as City claimed a brilliant 2-0 […]

Chelsea Cruise into Champions League Last 16, but Diego Costa Draws Blanks Again

LONDON — It was supposed to be 'academy day' at Stamford Bridge when Chelsea faced Sporting Lisbon in their final group game of the Champions League. Instead, it turned into another nightmare for Diego Costa. Well, in front of goal at...Show More Summary

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