Latest Portuguese Liga Features

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Bernard joins Shakhtar Donetsk for €25 million

ESPN staff | August, 8 2013

Shakhtar Donetsk have completed the signing of Bernard from Atletico Mineiro for €25 million. The 20-year-old winger had been linked with a switch to Arsenal, while he was widely expected to be joining Porto. However, the Brazil interna...

Inter complete loan deal for Porto's Rolando

ESPN staff | August, 10 2013

Inter Milan have officially confirmed the signing of central defender Rolando on a season-long loan from FC Porto. The 27-year-old, who has won 18 caps for Portugal, spent the second half of last season on loan at Napoli and helped them to fin...

Agent: Porto forward Martinez eager to join Napoli

Ben Gladwell, Italy Correspondent | July, 31 2013

The agent of Porto forward Jackson Martinez says his client would relish the chance of joining Napoli while inviting the two clubs to strike an agreement over a fee. • Reina backtracks on loan claim Napoli have already invested heavily ...

Arsenal target Bernard set for Porto

ESPN staff | July, 29 2013

Arsenal are set to miss out on Atletico Mineiro star Bernard, with the Brazil international’s agent confirming he is set to join either Porto or Shakhtar Donetsk. French newspaper L’Equipe had earlier claimed the 20-year-old was se...

Rennes beat Stoke to Nelson Oliveira loan deal

ESPN staff and David Instone | July, 26 2013

Rennes have signed Benfica forward Nelson Oliveira on a season-long loan with an option to complete a permanent deal. The 21-year-old Portugal international seemed to be bound for Stoke City and had been lined up to join the club on their curr...

Stoke's Hughes excited by Oliveira possibility

Ian Edwards | July, 25 2013

Stoke City manager Mark Hughes has said he is excited by the prospect of signing Portuguese star Nelson Oliveira from Benfica. Hughes believes the Potters are moving closer to securing a season-long loan for the 21-year-old striker despite riv...

Players in Portugal seek wage assistance

ESPN staff | July, 17 2013

A large number of players in Portugal are being forced to seek financial assistance just to cover their everyday expenses, the Portuguese Association of Professional Footballers has revealed. Although the Portuguese Liga's top clubs like Porto...

Bruma to terminate contract

ESPN staff | July, 12 2013

Chelsea target Bruma has revealed that he will be terminating his contract with Sporting Lisbon and moving on to seek a new challenge in his career. - The Toe Poke: Bruma kidnapping The 18-year-old has attracted plenty of interest around Eur...

Chelsea, Gala make offers for Bruma

ESPN staff | July, 11 2013

The agent of Sporting Lisbon winger Bruma has confirmed Chelsea and Galatasaray have both made offers to sign the highly-rated youngster, who is reportedly eager to secure a move abroad. Bruma is in high demand after scoring five goals for Por...

Carvalho: Ronaldo to stay but Coentrao may go

ESPN staff | July, 7 2013

Ricardo Carvalho is convinced Cristiano Ronaldo will renew his contract at Real Madrid, but he believes Fabio Coentrao is seeking an exit amid interest from Benfica. #INSERT type:image caption:Carvalho's new club, Monaco, have been credited ...

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