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Portuguese police raid top-division clubs Benfica, Santa Clara as part of corruption investigation
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Portuguese police raid top-division clubs Benfica, Santa Clara as part of corruption investigation

The Portuguese general prosecutor's office revealed that it had carried out nearly 30 searches, including at the premises of Benfica and fellow top division club Santa Clara, in a probe into a range of financial crimes including money laundering.

Europa League: Yusuf Yazici nets hat-trick as Lille stun AC Milan; Arsenal, Leicester City and Tottenham win
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Europa League: Yusuf Yazici nets hat-trick as Lille stun AC Milan; Arsenal, Leicester City and Tottenham win

Yazici's goals put Lille, who are unbeaten in all competitions this season, one point ahead of Milan who lost for the first time since football returned from the first coronavirus lockdown.

Premier League: Manchester City complete signing of Portuguese center back Ruben Dias from Benfica
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Premier League: Manchester City complete signing of Portuguese center back Ruben Dias from Benfica

City did not disclose financial details but Benfica had already announced on Sunday that it was selling Dias to the Premier League club for €68 million ($78 million).

Premier League: Manchester City agree deal to sign Benfica's Ruben Dias, Nicolas Otamendi to go other way
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Premier League: Manchester City agree deal to sign Benfica's Ruben Dias, Nicolas Otamendi to go other way

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola will see Ruben Dias as the missing piece in his defensive jigsaw, with the need for reinforcements accentuated by Sunday's shock 5-2 home defeat by Leicester City.

Porto clinch second Portuguese league title in three years with 2-0 win over Sporting Lisbon
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Porto clinch second Portuguese league title in three years with 2-0 win over Sporting Lisbon

It is the 18th straight season that either Benfica or Porto win the Portuguese league. Sporting Lisbon, third in the standings this season, won the title in 2001-02.

Portuguese Primeira Liga: Benfica keep slim title hopes alive with 2-0 win over Guimaraes
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Portuguese Primeira Liga: Benfica keep slim title hopes alive with 2-0 win over Guimaraes

The victory leaves Benfica on 71 points after 32 games, five behind leaders Porto.

Primeira Liga: Benfica blow chance to open up lead on Porto with home draw; bus stoned after game injuring two players
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Primeira Liga: Benfica blow chance to open up lead on Porto with home draw; bus stoned after game injuring two players

Portuguese champions Benfica missed the chance to move clear of title rivals Porto as they were held to a 0-0 draw at home to lowly Tondela in their first game back after the top-flight season was disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Champions League: Germany, Portugal front-runners to host remaining matches, including final, suggests report
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Champions League: Germany, Portugal front-runners to host remaining matches, including final, suggests report

The priority for the remaining Champions League matches is choosing a location accessible to players and officials as fans are unlikely to be allowed in due to COVID-19 restrictions.

Portugal's Primeira Liga next in line to resume in Europe amid fears of fans gathering outside stadiums
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Portugal's Primeira Liga next in line to resume in Europe amid fears of fans gathering outside stadiums

Portugal's Primeira Liga will resume this week as European football continues to make its gradual return amid the coronavirus pandemic.

Ruben Dias to Carlos Vinicius: Five players to look out for when Portuguese football season restarts
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Ruben Dias to Carlos Vinicius: Five players to look out for when Portuguese football season restarts

Here are five to watch out for when the top-flight Portuguese Primeira Liga resumes on Wednesday after being disrupted by the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sporting Lisbon's ex-president acquitted of inciting attack on players as Portuguese court sentences nine
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Sporting Lisbon's ex-president acquitted of inciting attack on players as Portuguese court sentences nine

In May 2018 a group of hooded Sporting fans armed with sticks and belts attacked players at the club’s training ground after the team failed to qualify for the Champions League.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Portugal approves nine stadiums for league restart, six need improvements
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Portugal approves nine stadiums for league restart, six need improvements

Ten rounds of matches will have to be played between 4 June and 26 July to complete the season in Portugal which has turned into a two-horse race between Porto, who lead with 60 points, and Benfica, who are one point behind.

Coronavirus Outbreak: Six of 15 Portuguese league stadiums fail health inspections ahead of proposed restart
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Coronavirus Outbreak: Six of 15 Portuguese league stadiums fail health inspections ahead of proposed restart

The Portuguese league was set to resume at the end of May but its start was delayed until June 4 so there was time to rigorously inspect stadiums and conduct medical tests on all professionals involved in the matches.

Sporting to cut player wages by 40%, board to take 50% pay cut during coronavirus crisis, says report
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Sporting to cut player wages by 40%, board to take 50% pay cut during coronavirus crisis, says report

With the pandemic shutting down global sport on an unprecedented scale, Sporting is the first of Portugal’s three major football clubs to announce the cuts.

Primeira Liga: Portuguese powerhouses FC Porto deny wrongdoing after allegations of tax fraud, money laundering
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Primeira Liga: Portuguese powerhouses FC Porto deny wrongdoing after allegations of tax fraud, money laundering

Porto said neither the club nor Costa were ever approached by authorities about the investigation

Premier League: Tottenham close to sign Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes on loan
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Premier League: Tottenham close to sign Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes on loan

Jose Mourinho is close to making his first signing as Tottenham manager, with Benfica midfielder Gedson Fernandes potentially joining on loan.

A-League: Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson linked with Newcastle Jets managerial vacancy
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A-League: Former England manager Sven-Goran Eriksson linked with Newcastle Jets managerial vacancy

Eriksson has coached several high-profile European club sides including AS Roma, Lazio, Benfica and Manchester City and was England’s first foreign manager between 2001-2006

Portuguese champions Benfica reach agreement with Borussia Dortmund over $22.42 million transfer fee for Julian Weigl
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Portuguese champions Benfica reach agreement with Borussia Dortmund over $22.42 million transfer fee for Julian Weigl

Dortmund said the deal is subject to a successful medical exam, with Weigl expected to sign a contract in the coming days

UEFA Europa League: Manchester United paired with Club Brugge in Round of 32 stage; Arsenal to face Olympiacos
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UEFA Europa League: Manchester United paired with Club Brugge in Round of 32 stage; Arsenal to face Olympiacos

Brugge dropped into the Europa League after finishing third in its Champions League group, which included Paris Saint-Germain and Real Madrid. It drew 2-2 at Madrid.

Gareth Bale's brace against Villareal to Union Berlin's reality check to Borussia Dortmund, five talking points from European football
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Gareth Bale's brace against Villareal to Union Berlin's reality check to Borussia Dortmund, five talking points from European football

From Atletico Madrid challenging getting off to a dream start in La Liga to Matthijs De Ligt's nightmarish debut for Juventus, here are the five talking points from European football