Tottenham's Eric Dier tells Football Focus about growing up as part of Sporting Lisbon's academy in Portugal, after moving there when he was just six-years-old.
Argentine defender Marcos Rojo still appears to be trying to win over Manchester United fans despite over a season at the club. After a protracted move from Sporting Lisbon, Rojo did ok in his first season at Old Trafford but still doesn’t feel quite good enough for a side with the ambitions of Manchester United. Show More Summary
Arsenal won’t be bidding for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho in January despite his recent admission that he would love to play for the club, according to a report by Goal. Arsene Wenger believes that Francis Coquelin is a fine first choice holding midfielder and that Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini are perfectly capable deputies. Show More Summary
Manchester United’s €45m Target: I’m big fond of Arsenal - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho has revealed his desire to play in the Premier League and says Arsenal have been his dream club. ...Show More Summary
A huge scandal is happening in Portugal thanks in large part to documents published by a website called Football Leaks. It shines a bright light on corruption and exposes Benfica and Sporting Lisbon, among others. The scandal is relating to a myriad of shady dealings including third party ownership and bribing referees. Show More Summary
Napoli manager Maurizio Sarri has admitted star forward Lorenzo Insigne could leave the club for Chelsea, while Williams Carvalho's return to fitness has seen the Blues revive their interest in the Sporting Lisbon man. Insigne notched...Show More Summary
Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal may look to raid Sporting Lisbon once again in 2016 following news the Red Devils have already sent scouts to watch centre-back Paulo Oliveira in action. That's according to the Daily Mirror,Show More Summary
Most Tottenham fans are loving Eric Dier right now, there estimation of the former Sporting Lisbon academy player may well reach new levels once they see this interview. Dier has been one of the success stories of the campaign so far for Spurs, after he was converted into a defensive midfielder by Mauricio Pochettino. Show More Summary
Arsenal will reportedly go head-to-head with Liverpool in January to sign Sporting Lisbon star William Carvalho. That's according to Daniel Uccellieri of Tuttomercatoweb, via George Bellshaw of Metro. As Bellshaw notes, Francis Coquelin's...Show More Summary
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is reportedly eyeing a January move for Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho. That's according to Italian outlet Calciomercato (h/t Joe Rimmer in the Liverpool Echo), which claims the Reds are...Show More Summary
A late goal by Mathieu Valbuena was enough to earn France a deserved 1-0 away win against Portugal in an international friendly at Sporting Lisbon's Estadio Jose Alvalade on Friday. In a match of few clearcut chances, fans had to wait...Show More Summary
After winning at home, Sporting Libson travel to Russia to face CSKA Moscow in the second leg of their UEFA Champions League play-off.
Sporting Lisbon pull out of a deal to sign Ghana international Kevin-Prince Boateng over the midfielder's image rights.
Charlton Athletic sign France Under-21 international Naby Sarr from Sporting Lisbon for an undisclosed fee.
Sporting Lisbon score two late goals to beat Crystal Palace and win the pre-season Cape Town Cup in South Africa.
If truth be told, highly prized defensive midfielder William Carvalho wasn’t ever likely to be going to Arsenal before today’s news broke, but now it’s a nailed-on certainty. In a depressing update from Sporting Lisbon on Tuesday, it’s been announced that William Carvalho has a fractured tibia. Show More Summary
Arsenal’s €45m target now on Real Madrid’s wish list - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Real Madrid are taking a keen interest in Sporting Lisbon midfielder William Carvalho, who is a reported target of Premier League club Arsenal. Show More Summary
Sporting Lisbon sign Fulham forward Bryan Ruiz on a three-year contract, which includes a £43m buyout clause.
Despite the fact Nani spent last season on loan at Sporting Lisbon, there have been plenty of tributes paid to the Portuguese winger after he finally left Manchester United for good. Fenerbahce have so far welcomed Nani to Turkey with open arms and the Turkish giants seem rather excited about the Portuguese winger’s arrival. Show More Summary
Late on Sunday evening, Portuguese winger Nani arrived in Turkey to complete his permanent move from Manchester United to Fenerbahce. Nani had impressed at Sporting Lisbon on loan during 2014/2015 but could not force his way into the plans of Manchester United boss Louis van Gaal. Show More Summary