THE BALL – Toni Martínez’s reaction to Marchesín’s departure (FC Porto)

Striker Toni Martínez was one of the FC Porto players who reacted to the departure of goalkeeper Marchesín to Celta de Vigo. “May you be very happy, brother. Thanks for all your help since my first day here. A friend forever, I will be surprised by your absence», was the message published by the Spaniard […]

THE BALL – Real Madrid beats Juventus (Spain)

Real Madrid defeated Juventus, 2-0, in another preparation game for the new season. The meringues ended the training camp with a victory against Juve, where Karim Benzema (18) and Marco Asensio (68) scored the two games of the team led by Italian Carlo Ancelotti. This was the last meeting before the duel against Eintracht for […]

THE BALL – De Jong can leave on loan (Barcelona)

Barcelona are trying to sort out Frenkie de Jong’s future. The Catalan emblem considers its loan if it cannot sell its pass in the summer market or if the player does not accept a reduction in salary. The midfielder does not want to accept a reduction in his salary by four million euros from a […]

THE BALL – Corinthians by Vítor Pereira defeated in the cup (Brazil)

Last morning, Corinthians of the Portuguese Vítor Pereira was defeated, by 0-2, in the visit to Atlético Goianense, in the first leg of the quarter-finals of the Brazilian Cup. The home team was always more dominant, created the best opportunities and, in the 23rd minute, reached the first goal, through Jorginho, who finished an excellent […]

A BOLA – Japanese midfielder is the latest reinforcement (Casa Pia)

Casa Pia announced, this Wednesday, the hiring of Japanese midfielder Takahiro Kunimoto. The 24-year-old will have his first experience in Europe, coming to the newly promoted league from South Korea’s Jeonbuk Motors. Kunimoto also represented Gyeongnam and Avispa Fukuoka, both from Japan. The international for Japan’s youth teams made 17 appearances at Jeonbuk Motors in […]

THE BALL – Confirmed reinforcement from Benfica (Estoril)

Estoril made official, this Wednesday, the hiring of Tiago Gouveia. The 21-year-old winger joins the canaries on loan from Benfica, valid until the end of the season. Tiago Gouveia was part of the start of pre-season work for Benfica, at the orders of Roger Schmidt, but ended up being crossed out by the German coach. […]

THE BALL – Jorge Jesus sees another request satisfied (Turkey)

Fenerbahçe announced, this Tuesday, the hiring of Brazilian central defender Gustavo Henrique, on a permanent basis, after an agreement with Flamengo. This is a player that Jorge Jesus knows well, with whom he worked in Brazil, and it was a wish expressed by the Portuguese coach, after signing the defensive midfielder Willian Arão (Flamengo). The […]

THE BALL – Seven players at the starting gate (Barcelona)

O Sports world advances, this Tuesday, with a list of names that Xavi wants to leave Camp Nou in this transfer window. According to the Spanish daily, Neto, Mingueza, Umtiti, Riqui Puig, Frenkie de Jong, Depay and Braithwaite are at the entrance to Camp Nou. Of the seven names, Neto and de Jong are the […]