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Benfica relieved to deny Sporting in Lisbon derby

The Estádio José Alvalade drew a record crowd of 49,076 for Sunday’s Lisbon derby but Sporting Clube de Portugal were denied the three points, Liga leaders SL Benfica snatching a 1-1 draw at the death. “This result is better for Benfica than for Sporting … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Benfica relieved to deny Sporting in Lisbon derby

The Estádio José Alvalade drew a record crowd of 49,076 for Sunday’s Lisbon derby but Sporting Clube de Portugal were denied the three points, Liga leaders SL Benfica snatching a 1-1 draw at the death. “This result is better for Benfica than for Sporting … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby ends all square after late drama

LISBON: Sporting Lisbon and Benfica both scored in the last five minutes as their Lisbon derby ended 1-1 on Sunday as the late drama making up for an otherwise disappointing match. Sporting seemed to be set for a win when Jefferson fired in a loose ball … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby ends all square after late drama

Sporting seemed to be set for a win when Jefferson fired in a loose ball with three minutes to play. But Benfica, who had taken 80 minutes to force their first corner, stunned the Alvalade when defender Jardel fired home in stoppage time after a goalmouth … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby regains its relevance at last

Lisbon: On Sunday evening the busy streets of Lisbon will fall silent as, for the first time in several seasons, the two giants of the capital meet on almost level terms once again. With Benfica`s six-point lead over Porto in the Primeira Liga under … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby regains its relevance at last

Lisbon: On Sunday evening the busy streets of Lisbon will fall silent as, for the first time in several seasons, the two giants of the capital meet on almost level terms once again. With Benfica`s six-point lead over Porto in the Primeira Liga under … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby regains its relevance at last

Lisbon: On Sunday evening the busy streets of Lisbon will fall silent as, for the first time in several seasons, the two giants of the capital meet on almost level terms once again. With Benfica`s six-point lead over Porto in the Primeira Liga under … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby regains its relevance at last

Lisbon: On Sunday evening the busy streets of Lisbon will fall silent as, for the first time in several seasons, the two giants of the capital meet on almost level terms once again. With Benfica`s six-point lead over Porto in the Primeira Liga under … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Lisbon derby regains its relevance at last

LISBON (Reuters) – On Sunday evening the busy streets of Lisbon will fall silent as, for the first time in several seasons, the two giants of the capital meet on almost level terms once again. With Benfica’s six-point lead over Porto in the Primeira … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Skrtel rescues Liverpool against Arsenal, Sunderland win derby

Sporting Lisbon was eliminated from the Champions League after losing 3-1 at Chelsea on Wednesday, with the Portuguese side surrendering second place to Schalke in the final round of games in Group H…. Former Australia captain Ricky Ponting has been … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Spurs up against it in Lisbon, Italian derby poised

Spurs up against it in Lisbon, Italian derby poised Tottenham Hotspur are right up against it as they travel to Portugal to face Benfica in the Europa League on Thursday, while Fiorentina will hope to get the better of Italian rivals Juventus. Tim Sherwood's Tottenham side must overturn a 3-1 first-leg … Full News here […]

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Lisbon derby postponed after parts of roof fall on pitch

Lisbon derby postponed after parts of roof fall on pitch Benfica's hotly-anticipated local derby with city rivals Sporting Lisbon had to be postponed last night after parts of the stadium's roof fell on the pitch. The Estadio da Luz, which is due to host this season's Champions League final, was declared … Full News here […]

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Man United, Man City and Liverpool sent scouts to watch postponed Lisbon derby

Man United, Man City and Liverpool sent scouts to watch postponed Lisbon derby Man United, Man City and Liverpool had scouts at the Lisbon derby to watch Benfica take on Sporting Lisbon, but they didn't miss much as the game was postponed when roof padding flew into the stadium because of high winds. Rumours – […]

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Benfica beats Sporting Lisbon 2-0 in derby

Benfica beats Sporting Lisbon 2-0 in derby LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Benfica won the Lisbon city derby 2-0 over Sporting on Sunday to edge closer to recovering the Portuguese league title. Eduardo Salvio opened for the hosts in the 36th when Lima let Nicolas Gaitan's pass through for the … Full News here – Read […]

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