It is not every day that we have truly, classic, legendary champions with us. Believe it or not, we spent the last days hosting “Les Espoirs du Perpignan”, or the Under–23 of the Union Sportive Arlequins Perpignanais, or USAP Perpignan, one of the mythologic rugby jerseys of France. These big boys, national champions in 2017, travelled to Lisbon on a training camp. The Perpignan´s academy is really a champions factory,
In those years when he was the King of all the pitches, the joy did return to the game. We watched Ronaldinho Gaúcho for the free–kicks, for the long diagonal passes, for the sequence of dribbles in less than an inch of land. But above all, we watched him because his movements were a joyful football dance, and there was always a sunny smile on his face. In the 2004-05
KV Mechelen players came to Spain only for a quiet and professional Winter training camp. The team needs to fit the second leg of Belgium Football Jupiler Pro League, and to have a retreat in Islantilla, in the South of Spain, one of the best spots facilities of our portfolio, seems to be more than perfect. Players and staff arrived in a good mood to work, and they became even
Watch out, these young women from Institute of Rugby, California, will not come to Portugal just to have fun. As the representatives of Southern California in our female tournament at the Portugal Rugby Youth Festival, the U19 girls are taking it very seriously. After an open day of a fierce selection, the girls have now a team made from the best of their ranks, with players from Fallbrook Rugby Club,
According to the report of our field correspondent, these U15 and U16 Stockport Rugby lads are a potentially serious danger for their teachers. The boys, wrote our correspondent, are always keen to anything and their energy reserve is bigger than Russia’s oil capacity. The boys left their Grammar School and the Grey Island on December 7th and on that same day, they were walking around Cascais seafront and training on the beach.
Suddenly the world is discovering this precious spot at the southern tip of Europe. A few days ago, the World Travel Awards, the most respected entity on the tourism field, gave two of their most distinguished “Oscars”, to our country. We get the “World´s Leading Destination”, and Lisbon, our capital, the “World´s Leading City Break Destination” https://www.worldtravelawards.com/press-343 . Last September it was “Europe Leading Destination”, also from World Travel Awards.
Not quiet nor relaxed, the old red devil Eric Cantona, the one of a kind United striker that spread magic and some odd emotions on England’s and Europe’s pitches in the 90´s. These days, “The King”, despite of his very hipster beard, he is far from being at peace with the world and even further in hiding some of his strong views about the beautiful game. In a recent interview
You should always keep in mind that love works on a reciprocity basis. You know all about this, how much you give, is how much you get. With the exception of the taxman, of course. Being this the case, you cannot expect that after your pitch boots would have given all for you in battle, in fact being your intimate supplier of power, speed, and stability, they, full of dust,
The U15 girls from Étoile Mouzillon came to the Lisbon Football Youth Cup 2017 to fight the best and learn from it. The French girls took the Cup seriously, and they collected, in their community near Nantes, the necessary money for the trip. Players of a proud club founded in 1966, and with women teams since 2007, “les petites étoiles” never surrendered. The goal, according to their coach, was “to
“Activate, girls” shouted the mister on the first day of the tournament The mister of the Vila Praia de Âncora Football Club was relentless with his U15 girls throughout the tournament. “Activate, girls, activate,” he shouted periodically at each game to force them to put into practice the tactic planned in the shade of Jamor grove. It worked. Rugged and disciplined, the girls from Vila Praia de Âncora surprised Sporting,