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Ryan Gauld scores first Sporting Lisbon goals as Scottish youngster bags brace in Portuguese League Cup

Scottish starlet Ryan Gauld netted his first goals for Sporting Lisbon on Wednesday night, but couldn’t stop the Portuguese giants falling to defeat in the League Cup. The 19-year-old followed up his impressive league debut on Sunday with a brace against … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Ronaldo named greatest Portuguese footballer ever

Lisbon: Fifa Ballon D’Or award holder Cristiano Ronaldo has been named the best player in Portugal’s 100-year football history. The Portuguese Federation announced the Real Madrid striker as their best ever in the Gala Quinas de Ouro ceremony Wednesday. Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Sporting Lisbon beat Braga 1-0 in Portuguese league

Lisbon, Jan 12 (IANS): Sporting Lisbon beat SC Braga 1-0 in the 16th round of the Portuguese league, thanks to a last-minute goal by Junya Tanaka. The Japanese forward scored after the 90th minute with a free kick, having entered the Sunday’s game 10 … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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A cultural focus for Pope Francis’ Portuguese cardinal

Lisbon, Portugal, Jan 7, 2015 / 12:00 am (CNA/EWTN News).- Pope Francis’ selection of Patriarch Manuel Macario do Nascimento Clemente of Lisbon as a new cardinal will bring to the College of Cardinals a churchman active in academics, culture and … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Sporting thrash Estoril 3-0 in Portuguese league

Lisbon: Sporting Lisbon thrashed Estoril 3-0 in the 15th round of the Portuguese football league, thanks to goals from Adrien Silva and Slimani at the Alvalade Stadium. Sporting midfielder Silva opened the scoring in the 20th minute and scored again in the … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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The former Premier League outfit were offered the Portuguese superstar by Sporting Lisbon but the attacker ultimately ended up at Old Trafford

Former Birmingham owner David Sullivan claims the Blues could have signed Cristiano Ronaldo for £6 million (€7.6m) before he moved to Manchester United in 2003. The Portugal international was signed by Sir Alex Ferguson as an 18-year-old and moved to … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Portuguese police dismantle tobacco smuggling ring

LISBON, Dec. 18 (Xinhua) — Portugal’s National Republican Guard (GNR) police force has dismantled a tobacco smuggling ring and seized around 775,000 packets, or more than 15 million cigarettes, according to a statement on the GNR website. The GNR also … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Portuguese police seize 90 kg of cocaine at Lisbon airport

LISBON, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) — The Portuguese Judiciary Police (PJ) seized 90 kg of cocaine at Lisbon International Airport and arrested nine men in connection with the case, the PJ said on Tuesday. The cocaine was held in luggage arriving on flights from … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Request for release Former Portuguese PM from jail rejected

LISBON, Dec. 3 (Xinhua) — Portugal’s Supreme Court of Justice rejected a request for an immediate release of former Prime Minister Jose Socrates on Wednesday for a lack of legal basis. Socrates is being held in jail in Evora, 70 kilometers east of Lisbon … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Former Portuguese secretary of state on trial for maladministration: media

LISBON, Dec. 2 (Xinhua) — Former Portuguese Secretary of State for Local Administration Paulo Julio is on trial in the court of Condeixa-a-Nova, 160 kilometers north of capital Lisbon, for maladministration in public office, Portuguese news agency Lusa … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Judge remands Portuguese ex-PM in custody in fraud case

LISBON: A Portuguese judge on Monday (Nov 24) ordered former Socialist prime minister Jose Socrates to be remanded in custody on suspicion of tax evasion and money laundering. Socrates, 57, has been held in detention since his shock arrest on Friday at … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Portuguese ex-premier quizzed again in fraud case

LISBON, Portugal (AP) — Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates is back in court for more questioning by a judge about suspected corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud. Socrates arrived at the Lisbon court in a police car Monday after spending … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Portuguese ex-PM Jose Socrates kept in jail amid fraud case

LISBON: Former Portuguese Prime Minister Jose Socrates is spending a third straight night in jail as officials continue to investigate him for suspected corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud. Socrates’s lawyer, Joao Araujo, told reporters that after a … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Portuguese former PM returns to court for investigation for alleged tax fraud charges: media

LISBON, Nov. 23 (Xinhua) — Portuguese former Prime Minister Jose Socrates returned to Lisbon’s campus of justice on Sunday for his second day of interrogation, in an investigation for alleged corruption, money-laundering and tax fraud, according to local … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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Former Portuguese PM Jose Socrates arrested

Lisbon: Former Portuguese prime minister Jose Socrates has been arrested as part of investigation into the alleged tax fraud, money laundering and corruption. The former Socialist premier was arrested late Friday upon his arrival at the Lisbon airport from … Full News here – Lisbon – Bing News

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