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Deco: How Jose Mourinho changed management in Portugal

Deco: How Jose Mourinho changed management in Portugal

Former Porto midfielder Deco has told FourFourTwo that Mourinho brought something to his work that no one really had before a winning mentality 25 May 2017
Porto boss Nuno steps down

Porto boss Nuno steps down

Former Valencia head coach Nuno Espirito Santo has left Porto by mutual consent after one season of a two-year deal. 23 May 2017
Benfica fans fly drone over Porto match to gloat about title win

Benfica fans fly drone over Porto match to gloat about title win

Just to rub more salt into wounds, a bold Benfica fan (or possibly more) flew a drone over their rivals match to remind them who won the league. 23 May 2017
FourFourTwo’s 100 most influential people in football right now: 60-51

FourFourTwo’s 100 most influential people in football right now: 60-51

Starring one of the maddest presidents in Europe, Sepp Blatters nephew and this summers hottest transfer target 18 May 2017
Jean Michael Seri: Meet Nice's classy playmaker at the heart of a north London war

Jean Michael Seri: Meet Nice's classy playmaker at the heart of a north London war

Michael Yokhin on Nice's nice guy midfielder whose dazzling displays in Ligue 1 have earned him widespread Premier League attention... 15 May 2017
Benfica clinch fourth straight Primeira Liga title

Benfica clinch fourth straight Primeira Liga title

Benfica have cemented themselves as Portugal's dominant football force by winning the Primeira Liga title for the fourth time in a row. 14 May 2017
The curious case of Deportivo Maldonado: Uruguay's second-tier side whose stars play for Real Madrid, Juventus – but never them

The curious case of Deportivo Maldonado: Uruguay's second-tier side whose stars play for Real Madrid, Juventus – but never them

They average crowds of less than 350 but are vying for the hottest South American starlets with the world's richest football clubs. How? FourFourTwo investigates. 12 May 2017
Refs behaving badly: 9 times the men in the middle went too far

Refs behaving badly: 9 times the men in the middle went too far

From f-word rants, to full-on haymakers, to a failure of humour: what happens when the man in the middle fights back? 10 May 2017
Quiz! Name the 30 footballers who've played 100+ Champions League games

Quiz! Name the 30 footballers who've played 100+ Champions League games

These heroes have survived in Europes top club competition long enough to make 100 or more appearances. Can you recall them all? 9 May 2017
“It was unbelievable!” – Paulo Ferreira on why no-one thinking Chelsea could succeed led them to Champions League glory

“It was unbelievable!” – Paulo Ferreira on why no-one thinking Chelsea could succeed led them to Champions League glory

Former Chelsea defender recalls the miracle run of 2012 and explains the real aims behind the Blues loan system 13 Apr 2017
Why Jose Mourinho is destined to fail at Manchester United

Why Jose Mourinho is destined to fail at Manchester United

Mourinho may be a great manager, but hesstruggling against his own instincts to create an attacking side at Old Trafford, asThore Haugstadexplains 13 Apr 2017
Benfica 1 Porto 1: Pereira returns to haunt former club

Benfica 1 Porto 1: Pereira returns to haunt former club

Benfica remain top of the Primeira Liga table by one point after a 1-1 draw with Porto. 2 Apr 2017
11 brilliant FIFA 17 bargains available for under £3m

11 brilliant FIFA 17 bargains available for under £3m

Anyone can achieve success with a big transfer budget, but can you do it with limited funds? Fraser Gilbert delves into FIFA 17 Career Mode to pick out the hidden gems 31 Mar 2017
Should the away goals rule be scrapped? FourFourTwo investigates

Should the away goals rule be scrapped? FourFourTwo investigates

Introduced over 50 years ago to encourage away sides to attack, it's now more likely to have home teams shutting up shop. As Manchester City rue a Champions League exit courtesy of the rule, we discover why... 22 Mar 2017
Chelsea fans' taunts won't bother Jose Mourinho – he's only ever loved himself anyway

Chelsea fans' taunts won't bother Jose Mourinho – he's only ever loved himself anyway

Republik of Mancunia's Scott Patterson explains that the Portugueses relationship with a fan base is usually just a means to an end 22 Mar 2017
27 Euro underdog shocks you might have forgotten about

27 Euro underdog shocks you might have forgotten about

Leicester overturned a first-leg deficit to stun Sevilla and reach the Champions League quarter-finals but theyre not the first team to shock on the continent. Barry Town, its over to you... 16 Mar 2017
The 18 best coaches to snap up in Football Manager 2017

The 18 best coaches to snap up in Football Manager 2017

These backroom staffers could take your elite club to the next level... 15 Mar 2017
Dybala: I want Barca in Champions League final

Dybala: I want Barca in Champions League final

A repeat of the 2015 Champions League final between Juventus and Barcelona is what Paulo Dybala wants. 15 Mar 2017
Porto 'leave more united than ever' despite Juve defeat

Porto 'leave more united than ever' despite Juve defeat

Once again Porto failed to keep 11 men on the field against Juventus but Nuno Espirito Santo's head was held high despite their exit. 15 Mar 2017
Juventus 1 Porto 0 (3-0 agg): Dybala strike dumps out 10-man Porto

Juventus 1 Porto 0 (3-0 agg): Dybala strike dumps out 10-man Porto

Paulo Dybala scored a first-half penalty to give Juventus a 1-0 win over 10-man Porto, and a 3-0 victory on aggregate. 15 Mar 2017
Allegri warns Juventus stars: Barcelona were going out, now they are favourites

Allegri warns Juventus stars: Barcelona were going out, now they are favourites

Juventus can take nothing for granted against a Porto team who have regularly proved their credentials, says Massimiliano Allegri. 14 Mar 2017