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Son who inspired iconic Bebeto celebration signed by Sporting

Son who inspired iconic Bebeto celebration signed by Sporting

Mattheus Oliveira, the child referenced in Bebeto's iconic celebration at the 1994 World Cup, has agreed a five-year deal with Sporting CP. 16 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
Sporting CP 1 Benfica 1: Lindelof cancels out Silva penalty

Sporting CP 1 Benfica 1: Lindelof cancels out Silva penalty

Sporting CP's title dreams are all but over after they had to settle for a 1-1 draw with leaders Benfica. 23 Apr 2017
Dost catches Messi in European Golden Shoe race

Dost catches Messi in European Golden Shoe race

Bas Dost and Lionel Messi lead the race for the Golden Shoe with 54 points each following the Dutchman's hat-trick on Saturday. 10 Apr 2017
Casillas won Porto the game - Sporting boss Jesus rues Iker's wonder-save

Casillas won Porto the game - Sporting boss Jesus rues Iker's wonder-save

A fantastic diving save to keep out Sebastian Coates was the decisive factor in Porto's victory over Sporting CP, said Jorge Jesus. 6 Feb 2017
Sporting extend Gelson deal, sign Coates

Sporting extend Gelson deal, sign Coates

Gelson Martins has committed his long-term future to Sporting CP, who also completed the permanent signing of Sebastian Coates. 3 Feb 2017
Ballon d'Or rankings 17-11: Rui Patricio beats Pogba and Ibrahimovic

Ballon d'Or rankings 17-11: Rui Patricio beats Pogba and Ibrahimovic

Two Manchester United superstars found themselves behind Portugal goalkeeper Rui Patricio in the Ballon d'Or rankings. 13 Dec 2016
Magiera hails Legia victory as for 'all of Poland'

Magiera hails Legia victory as for 'all of Poland'

Legia Warsaw had conceded 24 goals in their previous five Champions League games before beating Sporting CP 1-0 on Wednesday. 8 Dec 2016
Legia Warsaw 1 Sporting CP 0: Guilherme seals Europa League spot

Legia Warsaw 1 Sporting CP 0: Guilherme seals Europa League spot

Guilherme's strike was enough to send Legia Warsaw into the Europa League as they beat Champions League Group F rivals Sporting CP 1-0. 8 Dec 2016
Sporting's in-demand Gelson going nowhere, claims agent

Sporting's in-demand Gelson going nowhere, claims agent

He has been linked with the likes of Barcelona, Real Madrid and Manchester United, but Sporting CP's Gelson Martins looks set to stay put. 6 Dec 2016
Calls for Real Madrid assistant ref to be shown red card

Calls for Real Madrid assistant ref to be shown red card

Douglas Ross MSP chose to work as assistant referee for Sporting CP v Real Madrid instead of attending a political meeting - was he right? 24 Nov 2016
Sergio Ramos refuses to blame Coentrao for Sporting goal

Sergio Ramos refuses to blame Coentrao for Sporting goal

Sergio Ramos was quick to defend Fabio Coentrao in the wake of Real Madrid's 2-1 Champions League win over Sporting CP. 23 Nov 2016
Jorge Jesus turns Sporting attentions towards Europa League

Jorge Jesus turns Sporting attentions towards Europa League

A late winner from Karim Benzema knocked Sporting CP out of the Champions League but boss Jorge Jesus is keen on a Europa League place. 23 Nov 2016
Ankle injury puts Bale in doubt for El Clasico

Ankle injury puts Bale in doubt for El Clasico

Gareth Bale's ankle injury will be assessed on Wednesday after he limped out of Real Madrid's 2-1 Champions League win at Sporting CP. 23 Nov 2016
Sporting CP 1 Real Madrid 2: Benzema sinks 10-man hosts

Sporting CP 1 Real Madrid 2: Benzema sinks 10-man hosts

Adrien Silva cancelled out Raphael Varane's opener despite Sporting having Joao Pereira sent off but Karim Benzema gave Real Madrid victory. 23 Nov 2016
Bale limps out of Madrid v Sporting CP

Bale limps out of Madrid v Sporting CP

Real Madrid were on their way through to the knockout stages of Champions League against Sporting CP when Gareth Bale was injured in Lisbon. 23 Nov 2016
Sporting CP prepare Cristiano Ronaldo tribute

Sporting CP prepare Cristiano Ronaldo tribute

Cristiano Ronaldo is in line for a warm welcome when he returns to former club Sporting CP with Real Madrid on Tuesday. 22 Nov 2016
Madrid perfect in Portugal, N'Zonzi the pass master - Champions League in Opta numbers

Madrid perfect in Portugal, N'Zonzi the pass master - Champions League in Opta numbers

A run of scoring in 20 successive matches against Portuguese opponents for Real Madrid is among Opta's stats ahead of matchday five. 22 Nov 2016
Sporting 'has a place in my heart' - Ronaldo

Sporting 'has a place in my heart' - Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo explained his subdued celebration after scoring in Real Madrid's Champions League win over Sporting CP. 15 Sep 2016
No team will play at the Bernabeu like Sporting, claims Jesus

No team will play at the Bernabeu like Sporting, claims Jesus

Jorge Jesus was disappointed to leave the Santiago Bernabeu without a point, but does not envisage Real Madrid getting a tougher home game. 15 Sep 2016
Zidane revels in success of Real Madrid substitutes

Zidane revels in success of Real Madrid substitutes

Alvaro Morata and James Rodriguez came from the bench to combine for Real Madrid's winner against Sporting CP, delighting Zinedine Zidane. 15 Sep 2016