THE BALL – Died Henrique Vieira (Basketball)

Coach Henrique Vieira died this Monday, aged 65, according to the Portuguese Basketball Federation (FPB). “The FPB is mourning the death of Henrique Vieira, a former player and coach with a highly prestigious career, who passed away at the age of 65 this Monday,” wrote the organization. Henrique Vieira played for Real Sociedade and Sporting […]

THE BALL – Nehemiah Queta highlighted in the victory of the Kings (videos) (NBA)

The NBA preseason has already started for Nehemiah Queta. The Sacramento Kings’ pole was highlighted in the Californian team’s victory over the Golden State Warriors (86-68) in the California Classic, proof in which the youngsters are given time to stand out. With 12 points, six rebounds, two assists, two tackles and two steals, Neemias Queta […]

BOLA – Benfica beats Sporting and makes the one-two in the women’s (Roller Hockey)

Benfica beat Sporting 3-1 in the final of the Portuguese Cup. The decisive match, which was broadcast on ABOLA TV, was played at the Leonel Fernandes Municipal Pavilion, in Seixal. Cata Flores (5′), Maria Sofia Silva (23′) and Marlene Sousa (35′) scored the goals for the eagles, while Inês Vieira (17′) scored the lionesses’ goal […]

THE BALL – Totti: «Ronaldo? Honestly, I never believed it» (Rome)

Francesco Totti admitted that he never believed the rumors that Roma were trying to secure Cristiano Ronaldo’s (Manchester United) contest. «Ronaldo? Honestly, I never believed it. I know what the current reality is. If it were true then it would be fantastic. I think all Roma fans would be euphoric”, said the former team reference, […]

THE BALL – Dolores Silva renews with SC Braga until 2025 (Women’s Football)

Dolores Silva, captain of SC Braga and the National Team, renewed her contract until 2025. The player has been in Braga since the 2017/2018 season, coming from Atlético Madrid. The SC Braga women’s team starts the season on Monday, but still without Dolores, since, with Patrícia Morais, Carolina Mendes and Vanessa Marques, she will be […]

THE BALL – Official: Lille de Paulo Fonseca hires in Chaves (France)

Lille, owned by Portuguese coach Paulo Fonseca, made official this Friday the signing of Brazilian central defender Alexsandro, 22, for five seasons from Chaves. The amounts involved were not revealed, but as our newspaper had reported, the French club has already paid two million euros to the flavienses, a sum that can increase through some […]

THE BALL – Official: Ederson has a new competitor in goal (Manchester City)

Manchester City made official the signing of Stefan Ortega this Friday. The German goalkeeper, who was once associated with Benfica, heads to Etihad at zero cost, after ending his contract with Arminia Bielefeld, having signed until 2025. At 29, Ortega will have his first experience outside Germany. Us citizensthe keeper will be a competitor of […]

THE BALL – Rodrigo Moura is the third reinforcement of the day (Chaves)

Chaves is very active in the summer market and after having announced, this Wednesday, Hélder Morim (ex-Leixões) and Habib Sylla (ex-UD Leiria), the club has now made official Rodrigo Moura. The goalkeeper, 26 years old and 1.98 meters tall, was hired from Trofense. The flavienses point out that Rodrigo Moura is very keen to help […]

THE BALL – Zenit confirms reinforcement for Vítor Pereira (Zenit)

Zenit announced this Wednesday that it has reached an agreement with Corinthians for the “exchange of players on loan”. Yuri Alberto, a 21-year-old forward, moves to Corinthians, coached by Vítor Pereira and which has Rafael Ramos in the squad. The young player scored 6 goals and made 4 assists in 15 games with Zenit, in […]