American Democratic presidential hopeful Beto O’Rourke raised an unprecedented $6.1m — €5.38m — during the first 24 hours of his official run for the White House. It is spectacular and says many things.
Wed, 20 Mar, 2019
We may not have a national space programme, but one of our scientists, Norah Patten, is en route to become our very first astronaut, writes Joyce Fegan.
Sat, 16 Mar, 2019
A win for Irish Texan Beto O’Rourke in the US midterm elections could reorder politics in America and precipitate Trump’s downfall.
Mon, 05 Nov, 2018
Barcelona 5 Sevilla 4: Pedro shrugged off speculation over his future to score the winner in extra time and help Barcelona lift the Uefa Super Cup after a 5-4 win over Sevilla.
Wed, 12 Aug, 2015
Real Madrid forward James Rodriguez is facing a spell on the sidelines after breaking a metatarsal during Wednesday night’s 2-1 win over Sevilla.
Thu, 05 Feb, 2015
Real Madrid 2 Sevilla 0
Wed, 13 Aug, 2014
Ghana 1 Portugal 2
Fri, 27 Jun, 2014
Portugal 2 Ghana 1
Thu, 26 Jun, 2014
United States 2 Portugal 2
Mon, 23 Jun, 2014
Valencia 3 Sevilla 1 (Agg 3-3, Sevilla win on away goals)
Thu, 01 May, 2014
Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney admitted luck played a significant part as he bounced back from his penalty miss against Arsenal by converting one in Braga on Wednesday night.
Fri, 09 Nov, 2012
Manchester United defender Chris Smalling feels the team benefited from the unexpected break provided by a power cut in their 3-1 Champions League victory at Braga.
Thu, 08 Nov, 2012
Braga 1 Manchester United 3
Wed, 07 Nov, 2012
Miguel Delaney and David Shonfield argue both sides of the debate
Sat, 25 Jun, 2011
Pepe has been included in Portugal’s final 23-man World Cup squad despite having been out of action since December.
Tue, 01 Jun, 2010
Sol Campbell made his first European appearance for Arsenal since the 2006 Champions League final in tonight’s clash against Porto at Estadio do Dragao.
Wed, 17 Feb, 2010
NICOLAS ANELKA stunned Porto for a second time this season as Chelsea finished top of Group D with a 1-0 victory in the Estadio do Dragao.
Thu, 26 Nov, 2009
Porto 0 Chelsea 1
Wed, 25 Nov, 2009
Striker Didier Drogba was back in the Chelsea side for their Champions League Group D clash against Porto in the Estadio do Dragao.
Not all films manage to bring sport across convincingly and football is the one sport that suffers badly, somehow it just can’t truly be captured on screen (from the dramatic point of view at any rate).
Thu, 25 Jun, 2009
Barcelona 2 Benfica 0 (Agg: 2-0)
Thu, 06 Apr, 2006
BARCELONA may need to get back on the goal trail against Benfica after scoring just once in their last three matches, but coach Frank Rijkaard has urged caution from his side.
Wed, 05 Apr, 2006
Liverpool 0 Benfica 2 (Agg 0-3)
Thu, 09 Mar, 2006
Liverpool 0 Benfica 2 (Benfica win 3-0 on aggregate)
Wed, 08 Mar, 2006
Liverpool suffered a double defensive injury blow prior to their Champions League last-16 second leg clash with Benfica at Anfield.
Mon, 06 Mar, 2006
Liverpool midfielder Mohamed Sissoko is targeting a surprise return to action before the end of the season following "the scariest moment of his life" when he suffered an eye injury against Benfica.
Sun, 05 Mar, 2006
Liverpool chief executive Rick Parry has moved to try to ease concerns over Mohamed Sissoko after a Portuguese medic suggested his vision could be severely compromised.
Thu, 23 Feb, 2006
Liverpool midfielder Mohamed Sissoko is likely to be out of action for some time after tests in a Lisbon hospital revealed he has sustained damage to the retina of his right eye.
Wed, 22 Feb, 2006
Benfica’s Brazilian midfielder Beto has apologised to Mohamed Sissoko for the flying boot which put the Liverpool star in a Lisbon hospital overnight following the clubs’ Champions League clash.
Benfica 1 Lverpool 0
Benfica 1 Liverpool 0
Tue, 21 Feb, 2006
Liverpool started their Champions League last-16 first-leg without their skipper Steven Gerrard.
Benfica 2 Manchester United 1
Wed, 07 Dec, 2005
Sporting Lisbon 1 CSKA Moscow 3
Thu, 19 May, 2005
Sporting Lisbon 4 Newcastle 1 (Agg:4-2)
Fri, 15 Apr, 2005
Sporting Lisbon ended Newcastle’s hopes of UEFA Cup glory as they produced a stunning fightback to book their place in the semi-finals tonight.
Thu, 14 Apr, 2005
Newcastle 1 Sporting Lisbon 1
Fri, 17 Dec, 2004
Injury-plagued Newcastle are forced to make changes as they look to clinch top spot in UEFA Cup group D at home to Sporting Lisbon tonight.
Thu, 16 Dec, 2004
The first quarter-final of Euro 2004 has gone to penalties after England's Frank Lampard scored an equaliser nine minutes into the second period of extra time.
Thu, 24 Jun, 2004
England's quarter-final with Portugal has gone into extra time after substitute Helder Postiga headed an equaliser for the hosts with seven minutes to go.
England are looking to equal their best ever performance in the European Championships by booking a semi-final spot at the expense of host nation Portugal.
Portugal coach Luiz Felipe Scolari wielded the axe as his side went into their life-or-death Group A clash with Russia at the Estadio da Luz.
Wed, 16 Jun, 2004
Fri, 21 Jun, 2002
Leading World Cup goalscorers
Sun, 16 Jun, 2002
Sat, 15 Jun, 2002
South Korea's Park Ji Sung scored the goal that saw the joint hosts qualify for the second round and knocked Portugal out of the World Cup.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2002
Wed, 12 Jun, 2002
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