Marcotti: Abandoned Benfica game an ugly spectacle (1:37)
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Portugal club want rematch after COVID farce

Belenenses asked the Portuguese league for their game against Benfica to be played again in order to clean a "dark page" in the country's football.


'Dark chapter': Portugal Liga descends into farce

Benfica's Liga match was abandoned amid extraordinary scenes after COVID-hit Belenenses had to name a team of nine players, including two keepers.

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Police fire shots as chaos descends on game

Police fired shots into the air at the end of a regional football game on Sunday in Portugal to stop a fight between the teams and fans.

Porto striker scores audacious long-range chip (0:45)
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Ronaldo's mother: I want him back at Sporting

If Cristiano Ronaldo won't return to Sporting Lisbon, she said she would settle for her grandson, Cristiano Jr, to join the Portuguese champions.

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Benfica president resigns after tax fraud arrest

Benfica president Luis Filipe Vieira has resigned after being detained as part of an investigation into alleged tax fraud and money laundering.

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USMNT's Soto joins Porto on season-long loan

United States international Sebastian Soto has joined Portuguese giants Porto from Norwich City, it was announced on Saturday.

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Buffon offered custard tarts for transfer

Os Belenenses are hoping to tempt Juventus' Gianluigi Buffon to join them with an offer including custard tarts and museum tickets.

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Ronaldo's agent rules out Sporting return

Cristiano Ronaldo will not return to Sporting, his agent said after the Juventus forward's mother said she would try to bring him back.

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USMNT's Cannon: Death threats 'part of society'

Reggie Cannon said he got death threats after being outspoken on racial tensions in the U.S., adding that his perception of the U.S. has changed.

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COVID-19 chaos: Man Utd, Arsenal ties moved

Manchester United's Europa League match against Real Sociedad has been switched to Juventus' stadium while Arsenal will play Benfica in Rome.