Sporting Lisbon News

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Lisbon derby postponed as roof material falls

ESPN staff | February, 9 2014

Benfica's game against Sporting Lisbon at the Stadium of Light -- where the Champions League final will be held in May -- had to be postponed after insulation material from the roof came loose in high winds and began falling on the pitch and some sea...

Sounders clear Montero to Sporting Lisbon

Kristan Heneage | January, 30 2014

The Seattle Sounders on Thursday confirmed the sale of striker Fredy Montero to Sporting Lisbon. Montero had initially been on loan at the Lisbon club, and has now signed a permanent deal at the club. "Fredy has been and will always be a special ...

Liverpool eye late moves for Given and Ilori

Mike Whalley | August, 30 2013

Liverpool are chasing deals for Aston Villa goalkeeper Shay Given and Sporting Lisbon defender Tiago Ilori ahead of Monday’s transfer deadline. • Walsh: Reds' transfer hand may have been forced Reds manager Brendan Rodgers is...

Liverpool sign Moses, Ilori and Sakho

Mike Whalley | September, 2 2013

Liverpool have completed three deals on the morning of transfer deadline as Victor Moses joined the club on loan following the permanent signings of defenders Thiago Ilori and Mamadou Sakho. Usher: Defence puts Liverpool top of Premier League ...

Onyewu, Sporting Lisbon agree to end contract

ESPN Staff | August, 30 2013

Sporting Lisbon and Oguchi Onyewu have mutually agreed to end the American defender's contract, the club announced Friday. Onyewu was a regular for Sporting during the 2011-12 season but was loaned to Malaga the following year. He is now a free age...

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...

Sporting Lisbon's Miguel Lopes joins Lyon on loan

ESPN staff | July, 7 2013

Portugal defender Miguel Lopes has joined Ligue 1 side Lyon on a season-long loan deal from Sporting Lisbon. Lopes' rights are still partly owned by former club Porto, but that could change next season, with Lyon given an option to buy the right-...

Sporting's Capel spies Atletico Madrid switch

Dermot Corrigan, Spain Correspondent | June, 26 2013

Sporting Lisbon winger Diego Capel has talked up a summer move to Atletico Madrid. Capel won two UEFA Cups and also lifted the Copa del Rey twice at Sevilla before joining Sporting two years ago. He has since scored 12 goals in 85 games at S...

United's Bebe targets Sporting Lisbon move

ESPN staff | June, 17 2013

Manchester United forward Bebe has said he is keen to return to his native Portugal this summer and hopes to join Sporting Lisbon. Bebe, 22, spent the second half of this season on loan at Portuguese club Rio Ave after finding Old Trafford opport...

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