THE BALL – «We lost Rildo probably for a long time» (Santa Clara)

The coach of Santa Clara, Mário Silva, expressed his dissatisfaction with the defeat (1-2) recorded by the Liga team on Wednesday night against Leixões (Liga 2), in a game in Group G of the League Cup played at Estádio do Mar, in Matosinhos, after having the advantage on the scoreboard, in this Azorean team’s debut […]

Top Three Moments From Day 5 of 2022 FIFA World Cup – NBC10 Philadelphia

Thanksgiving brought another action-packed day of FIFA World Cup soccer. The Day 5 slate in Qatar began with Switzerland edging out Cameroon 1-0. Following a match that saw just one goal, Uruguay and South Korea combined for zero scores in a 0-0 draw. The scoring finally picked up in the third game of the day, […]

World Cup 2022: Cristiano Ronaldo 1st player to score at five different World Cups

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo, a penalty scorer against Ghana on Thursday, became the first player to score at five different World Cups, bettering legend Pele and Germany’s Uwe Seeler and Miroslav Klose. Ronaldo scored his first goal of the 2022 World Cup against the Black Stars when Portugal entered Group H, converting a penalty he himself […]

THE BALL – Mourinho’s first winter signing has already signed (Rome)

Roma confirmed this Wednesday the signing of the Norwegian striker Ola Solbakken, who represented Bodo / Glimt, will be available to José Mourinho from January 2. Solbakken, 24, was at the end of his contract with the Norwegian club and thus arrives at zero cost, a tense contract signed until June 30, 2027. “I was […]

Why FIFA does almost everything Qatar demands

ANP First there was the One Love captain’s armband, which was banned. Then the colorful Belgian player’s shirt that couldn’t pass the bracket. Qatar bans, FIFA executes, it seems. But how long can that go on? According to sports journalist Koen Janssen, author of the book 90 minutes of war about politics and football, corruption […]