THE BALL – «Dembélé is injured and it’s a shame» (Spain)

Rewrite this content Barcelona defeated Girona (1-0), but saw Ousmane Dembélé leave injured and the first diagnosis advances to a break between two to three weeks, so the winger could miss the match against Manchester United, for the Europa League. Coach Xavi Hernández was obviously very disappointed with the French international’s injury, as he is […]

THE BALL – Ancelotti on corruption in football: «If we compare it with the 80s and 90s…» (Real Madrid)

Rewrite this content Carlo Ancelotti was again faced with the controversy surrounding the refereeing in the last derby against Atlético Madrid, for the King’s Cup. The Italian, however, responded diplomatically to questions related to the rival’s harsh criticism, namely regarding the statement from Ángel Gil Marín, the club’s chief executive officer. mattress. “I didn’t read […]

A BOLA – Sabalenka wins first career Grand Slam (Tennis)

Rewrite this content Aryna Sabalenka won the Australian Open by beating Elena Rybakina 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 in the final in two hours and 28 minutes. With the conquest of the first trophy of her career in Grand Slam tournaments, the Belarusian tennis player will jump from fifth to second place in the ranking female, just […]

THE BALL – There is already a referee for Benfica’s trip to Arouca (Arbitration)

Rewrite this content Rui Costa, a 46-year-old referee from AF Porto, was chosen to take charge of Arouca-Benfica, for the 18th matchday of the League, scheduled for next Tuesday, starting at 9.15 pm, revealed this Friday, the FPF Arbitration Council. At VAR will be Vasco Santos and Pedro Ribeiro, with Rui Costa as assistants João […]

A BOLA – After the ridiculous dismissal, Pepa’s farewell message (Saudi Arabia)

Rewrite this content Pepa abandoned the technical command of Al Tai last Sunday, with the ridiculousness of having been aware of the dismissal through the announcement on the club’s Twitter. Even so, and after the Saudi club published a video of Pepa saying goodbye to the team, the Portuguese coach also released a farewell message. […]

THE BALL – Official: Brooks confirmed in Germany (Benfica)

Rewrite this content The transfer of John Brooks is official. The 29-year-old centre-back leaves Benfica and signs for Hoffenheim, a contract valid until June 2024. Through a statement, Benfica confirms the transfer, on a permanent basis, of the player, who arrived at the Benfica club in September 2022 and participated in five meetings during the […]