Lisbon, July 12 (IANS) Portuguese football fans celebrating Sunday night’s first European Championship title have more than one reason to celebrate. According to a study carried out for local financial daily Diario Economico, the trophy will have an economic impact of 609
Cricketers around the globe took to social media to congratulate Portugal after their famous 1-0 win over France in the Euro Cup final to win the European Championship for the first time in its history and all this without superstar Cristiano Ronaldo.
Paris, July 11 (IANS) Portugal coach Fernando Santos said ‘ugly duckling’ Eder has turned into a beautiful swan after his unlikely winner helped them clinch the Euro football championship final against France. Santos’ team was dealt a severe blow as their talisman
The off-season in-between the domestic leagues has this year provided some of the best moments in the sport in recent times. Big guns like Spain and Italy went out of the tournament early while Germany along with the surprise run of Wales
Paris was left stunned in the 109th minute of the final against Portugal when Eder gave the visitors a sweet memory to cherish. Though he will steal away most attention after scoring the winner of the tournament, there have been many other
Lisbon, July 11 (IANS) Ten of thousands of Portuguese crowded the Marques de Pombal Square throughout the night to celebrate the country’s first European football championship, 12 years after suffering the Euro 2004 final loss against Greece on home soil. Passionate fans
Cristiano Ronaldo wins his first major trophy in international colors after Portugal beat France in their backyard in the finals of the EURO16 on Sunday. Ex-Swansea City striker Eder was the man of the hour as he thumped an emphatic finish past
The season of international football is now over as Portugal defeated France in the final of the Euro Cup in Paris to win the European Championship. And in Copa America Centenario, Chile stunned Argentina in the final to lift the continental trophy.
Paris, July 11 (IANS) Cristiano Ronaldo-less Portugal upset hosts France 1-0 in extra time of a breathtaking Euro 2016 final at the Stade de France to clinch their first major football title. It was substitute forward Eder who on Sunday night fired
Paris, July 8 (IANS) Defender Pepe trained separately on Friday while doubts remain about his participation at the Euro football championship final against France here on Sunday. The Real Madrid defender already missed, due to a thigh injury, the Euro 2016 semi-final