Tag: portugal

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Adetayo AdesolaJune 25, 2018

#WorldCup Roundup: Drama in Group B as Spain and Portugal qualify

It was a dramatic end to the final games of Group B, and as Nordin Amrabat put it ‘VAR is ...

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Adetayo AdesolaJune 15, 2018

#WorldCup2018 Preview: Ronaldo set to crash a troubled Spanish camp

Today, the Iberian rivalry will be restored in the World Cup Group B clash between Portugal and Spain by 7:00pm. ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJuly 2, 2017

2017 Confed Cup: Without Ronaldo, Portugal beat Mexico to win third place

Portugal have beaten Mexico 2-1 in what can described as a fairly dramatic third and fourth place of the FIFA ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 18, 2017

Wild forest fire kills 57, injures dozens in Portugal (PHOTOS)

At least 57 people have been killed by wild forest fires in central Portugal, with many dying in their cars ...

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Omoleye OmoruyiJune 13, 2017

Cristiano Ronaldo accused of €14m tax fraud

Real Madrid and Portugal star Cristiano Ronaldo, has reportedly defrauded the Spanish taxman of more than €14 million, according to the Madrid ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 19, 2016

I’ll return stronger – Ronaldo

Cristiano Ronaldo has promised to come back stronger for the upcoming season despite sustaining an injury during Portugal’s victorious Euro ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 12, 2016

#Euro2016 final: Ronaldo, Payet, Eder’s goal and more lead the conversation on Facebook

Following the success of the just concluded UEFA Euro 2016 football tournament in France which saw Portugal clinch their first ...

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AzeezJuly 11, 2016

Ronaldo gifts Nani his Euro 2016 silver boot

Portugal National team Captain, Cristiano Ronaldo has given his Euro 2016 silver boot to teammate, Luis Nani. The Real Madrid ...

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Mazi EmekaJuly 11, 2016

The Big 5: These are the stories you should be monitoring today

These are the top five stories to monitor today 1. Portugal are the new champions of Europe The Portuguese national ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 11, 2016

In 60 pictures, relive the drama in Paris at #Euro2016 final

It was a mind-blowing finale at the Stade De France in Paris to wrap such an amazing month-long festival of ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 11, 2016

#Euro2016: Ronaldo tastes first major international title triumph

Portugal are champions of Europe and they defeated hosts, France in a dramatic final at Stade de France on Sunday ...

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Oludolapo AdelanaJuly 8, 2016

EURO 2016: Clattenburg to referee France-Portugal final

UEFA has chosen Premier League referee Mark Clattenburg to take charge of Sunday’s Euro 2016 final between France and Portugal. ...

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AzeezJuly 7, 2016

Ronaldo says Portugal deserves to win Euro 2016 final

Portugal national team captain, Cristiano Ronaldo believes his side deserves to win the Euro 2016 final. The Real Madrid forward ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJuly 7, 2016

Portugal cross semifinal hurdle with 2-0 win over Wales

Wales’ European adventure has come to an end as Portugal advanced to the final of the UEFA Euro 2016 with ...

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AzeezJuly 6, 2016

#Euro2016: Bale has performed better than Ronaldo- Maradona

Ahead of the semi-final clash between Real Madrid teammates- Ronaldo and Bale, Argentina Legend, Diego Maradona believes the Welshman has ...

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Oreoluwa PetersJune 24, 2016

Siasia releases 35-man provisional list for the Rio Olympics

Samson Siasia, head coach of the U-23 team has released the 35-man provisional list for this year’s Rio Olympics. He ...

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ifrekeFebruary 23, 2015

Why did Nani weep after scoring a sensational goal? (READ)

by Mark Bassey After unleashing an unstoppable effort to double Sporting Lisbon’s lead against Gil Vicente, Nani broke down in ...

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ifrekeFebruary 19, 2015

3 things we learnt from Luis Figo’s bid for FIFA president

by Mark Bassey Former Portugal winger Luis Figo, will contest against Sepp Blatter, Michael van Praag and Prince Ali Bin ...

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ifrekeFebruary 6, 2015

Want to look like Cristiano Ronaldo? Here are 15 fitness tips you should try

by Mark Bassey Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo, is one of the most admired sportsmen in the world today. The Portugal ...

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Isime EseneJanuary 12, 2015

Today’s Daily Brief: Ronaldo is 2014 FIFA World Footballer of the Year, PDP denies plans to postpone elections, DHQ says 150 people died in Baga, and more

The Director of Defence Information, Major General Chris Olukolade, has addressed a press conference in Abuja denying widespread reports that ...

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oluwatobisoyomboJuly 28, 2014

Cristiano Ronaldo responds to rumours of management link-up with Lil Wayne

by ‘Ifreke Inyang Portuguese forward Cristiano Ronaldo, has denied rumours which claimed he is about to become Lil Wayne’s first ...

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oluwatobisoyomboJuly 21, 2014

Sad: Read why Cristiano Ronaldo’s son will never meet his mother

by Mark Bassey Cristiano Ronaldo’s family have admitted that his four-year-old son does not know his mother. The Real Madrid ...

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June 5, 2014

‘I caused Cristiano Ronaldo’s injury’ – Witch doctor claims (PICTURED)

Tutu Akinlabi A Ghanaian spiritualist has claimed that he caused the injuries currently being suffered by footballer, Cristiano Ronaldo because ...

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October 28, 2013

“It was a horrifying sight” – Woman hides baby in car boot for TWO YEARS (READ)

  An abandoned baby, allegedly hidden in her mother’s car boot for up to two years, has been found naked ...

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July 6, 2013

Femi Fani-Kayode: Barack Obama and his utter disdain for Nigeria

by Femi Fani-Kayode His utter disdain and contempt for Nigeria in particular, though cleverly veiled, is interesting and significant. Despite our size, our ...

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May 29, 2013

What’s happening here? Cristiano Ronaldo hangs out with Rihanna (PHOTOS)

They’ve got more than just their first initials in common, as their personal lives have also been peppered with controversy. ...

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March 13, 2013

She’s a beauty! Meet the woman with the world’s longest legs (PHOTOS)

The longest female legs measuring 132 cm (51.9 in) belong to Svetlana Pankratova according to Guinness World Records. Svetlana, who ...

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December 31, 2012

“Stephen Keshi betrayed me” – Osaze Odemwingie

by Isi Esene Osaze Odemwingie, the Super Eagles of Nigeria striker has expressed regrets over his twitter outburst against team ...

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June 28, 2012

Cristiano Ronaldo is not to blame!

by ‘Ifreke Inyang On Wednesday night, the first finalist of the ongoing European Championships was decided. A tight Iberian derby by ...

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