Portugal

Ronaldo Rumors Rekindled After Portugal Exit

It took only a few hours for the Cristiano Ronaldo speculation to start back up. After Portugal lost 3-2 to Germany in the Euro 2008 quarterfinals, quotes from Ronaldo rekindling his transfer saga started surfacing. Though the Manchester United star remained coy in interviews given to Spanish and Portuguese press, strong language than his pre-Euro […]

Scolari Named Chelsea Manager

Luiz Felipe Scolari, currently leading the Portugal MNT in Euro 2008, has been named the manager at Chelsea FC. Scolari will complete his assignment with Portugal before joining Chelsea on July 1. Scolari will be replacing Avram Grant, who was fired as Chelsea manager on May 24. Since Grant’s departure, various high profile coaches have […]

Euro 2008: Match Day 1 Recap

Saturday was a day of efficiency and missed chances. Both Turkey and Switzerland wasted multiple chances in front of goal that could have seen the days results turned upside down. More on the days matches: Match 1: Final Result: Czech Republic 1-0 Switzerland Man of the Match:  Czech Republic: Vaclav Zverkos, he came on as […]