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 […]

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 […]

THE BALL – Sporting returns to winning ways in the European League (Handball)

In a match in which he didn’t even start at all well, but in which he started to have greater control of the score after the break (17-17), after the defeats against Granollers (32-29) and Nexe (32-31), the Sporting returned to winning ways in the European League by defeating, at the João Rocha Pavilion, the […]

Top game against Wolfsburg in front of a big crowd –

Next Saturday there will be an absolute top game in the women’s Bundesliga. Second in the table Eintracht Frankfurt travels to the leaders in Wolfsburg, currently both teams are separated by four points after eight games. Before the game, both teams show mutual respect. “I’ve seldom seen a team that is so focused in every […]

A BOLA – Complaint in court for reinforcement of Sporting (Argentina)

In Argentina, the departure of midfielder Mateo Tanlongo continues to be talked about, at the end of his contract with Rosario Central and with everything agreed to be Sporting’s reinforcement from January 1, 2023. ‘Raza Canalla’, candidate list for the Rosario Central elections, has now filed a complaint with the Argentine club’s disciplinary court about […]

THE BALL – Benfica beats SC Braga and takes the lead (Women’s Football)

In the encounter that ended the seventh round of the Women’s League, Benfica and SC Braga faced each other for the isolated leadership and the victory smiled on the eagles, who clearly imposed themselves and beat the Minho team, by 3-0. The leadership was being discussed between two teams that had added victories in the […]