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Portuguese Football 2018/19

Discussion in 'Football Forum' started by SCP, Aug 1, 2018.

  1. Apr 7, 2019

    Eila Full Member

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    Think both fullbacks (Danilo and Alex Sandro) were sanctioned. They gave it all on the home match, and then the lack of depth showed.
  2. Apr 7, 2019

    Peyroteo Professional Ronaldo PR Guy

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    What a fecking joke :lol::lol::lol:

    Embarassing.
  3. Apr 15, 2019 at 03:21

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    I know that it has been discussed here in Portugal more or less the qualities related to the 99 generation, Felix, Leão or Dalot for example, but one player who I really have been impressed recently is Florentino.

    @SportingCP96 I watched on Friday our under 19’s vs Benfica we are miles behind them, honestly the club needs a complete rebuild mode and investment on the Academy, this was the major problem under BDC presidency.

    I am not a fan of Varandas but I hope he has a idea to implement there, even Porto is working better than us.

    Don’t know if you have Sporting Tv but better not watch it, even worse Manuel Fernandes as a commentator. :lol:
  4. Apr 15, 2019 at 05:52

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    I saw we lost 4-1...just horrible. Now news that Felix Correia might not renew his contract.. we already lost Tiago Djalo who I had good hopes for and now seems Correia too..
  5. Apr 17, 2019 at 13:21

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    After a few weeks away I'm back. Did I missed some major issue?

    About the topic: i pretty much agree with you fellow Sporting fans. A few years ago youth NT's were dominated by Sporting academy players. nowadays, mainly due to BDC budget contention on youth levels, Sporting academies are a few steps bellow Porto and Benfica.

    But bare in mind you guys still have a very good academy.

    Félix Correia is a very interesting player for the future, same can be said about Rodrigo Fernandes.
  6. Apr 19, 2019 at 20:01

    Peyroteo Professional Ronaldo PR Guy

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    Big win for us, should be able to finish third now.

    Luiz Phellype has turned out to be a very good surprise.
  7. Apr 19, 2019 at 20:24

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    5 goals in 4 games and he cost under 1 million. Looks like he could be a great squad option.

    Bas dost needs to be sold in the summer now.

    Doumbia looks like a player too keep an eye on as well.
  8. Apr 20, 2019 at 02:58

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    Finishing third means direct qualification to the Europa League group stage I guess?
  9. Apr 20, 2019 at 06:00

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    No I think its playoffs. Could be wrong.

    EDIT: It is direct qualification.
    Last edited: Apr 20, 2019 at 06:18
  10. Apr 20, 2019 at 23:19

    SCP Full Member

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    Thanks. If you have the chance try to watch games from our under 17’s or 15’s. Night and day difference to the under 19’s.

    If you watch our match today on Sporting Tv vs Porto we have much more talent on those teams.

    Hopefully we get rid of crap managers like Lima and try to keep the most talented.

    Anyway we cannot only rely on youth football to improve, reason why at least is important to keep the third place.
  11. Apr 21, 2019 at 05:16

    SportingCP96 Full Member

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    Also the scouting system when signing players. To be honest it seems that we may have done some good business in January.
  12. Apr 21, 2019 at 22:04

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    Yup. Was trying to post here a link to a Joao Couto interview but can’t do it with the IPhone. Great interview to read there on Tribuna Expresso @SportingCP96 .
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  14. Apr 21, 2019 at 23:42

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