THE BALL – Roger Schmidt is already preparing a new pre-season (Benfica)

Roger Schmidt has given the players a vacation until the next seven days, but he is in Portugal and has started fine-tuning details to attack the second half of the season. The technical team’s intention is to carry out a kind of new pre-season, seeking to physically reactivate the squad and recover competitive indices, counting […]

Portugal star Ronaldo reigns annoyed – “He has no authority”

Cristiano Ronaldo has missed the next record. When he was substituted, the world star was annoyed – and clashed with a player. Missed the goal record again and made a substitution: Portugal’s superstar Cristiano Ronaldo left the field, irritated – and also engaged in a small battle of words. “The Korean player asked me to […]

THE BALL – Eustaquio misses the last game of the World Cup (Canada)

Injured in the match against Croatia, last Sunday, Stephen Eustaquio, from FC Porto, has already said goodbye to the World Cup, since he won’t even be on the bench for this Thursday’s match against Morocco. The Canadians already know that they are irremediably out of the competition, as a result of the defeats in the […]

THE BALL – Sporting wins and rises to second place (Roller Hockey)

Sporting rose to second place in the Campeonato Placard, with the same 18 points as leader Benfica and one more game, anticipated from the seventh round, by beating Famalicense, away, by 5-2. The decisive moment of the match came at the start of the second half, with goals from Ferran Font (29 m) and Gonzalo […]

World Cup top scorer as a joker? Rice trusts Rashford to do everything – dpa

NEymar, Lionel Messi or Cristiano Ronaldo: These players would have been named as possible contenders for the award as top scorer at the World Cup in Qatar. But Marcus Rashford? Few would have thought of that before the tournament started, after all, the Manchester United pro hadn’t played for the Three Lions for almost a […]