Manchester United have reportedly joined Arsenal in the race to sign Rui Patricio from Sporting Lisbon in the summer.
Arsenal are reportedly lining up a £13 million move to sign Rui Patricio from Sporting Lisbon in the summer.
European football is back in town and Matchday 2 on Wednesday will see teams from Groups E, F, G and H face rivals as eight matches are scheduled to kick off simultaneously across Europe.
TheHardTackle brings you its monthly edition of the Portuguese Diary. Find out everything that happened in Portuguese football over the past month.
TheHardTackle brings you its monthly review of everything that happens in Portuguese football.
Benfica and Porto remain atop of the Portuguese league, Portugal in the Euro 2012 playoffs and a lot more about Portuguese football during the month of October.
September was a good month for Portuguese football. It started with Portugal getting a crucial 4-0 win in Cyprus, a win that represents a huge step towards the Euro 2012. Besides, Portuguese teams have done very well in Europe during this past month, all of them having very good prospects of advancing to the next stage in their respective competition. The league remains very tight at the top, with Porto and Benfica leading the pack with 17 points each. A lot has happened in Portuguese football since last month’s edition of the Portuguese, as you will find out below.
The UEFA Europa League campaign is now picking up pace as the curtains draw to a close in the group stages. Find out who has made it and who can make it to the round of 32.