Tag: Portugal

SC Braga picture-postcard venue up for sale!

SC Braga stadium up for sale

The Braga Municipal Stadium in Braga, Portugal, home of the Portuguese Primeira Liga football club SC Braga, has been put up for sale by the Braga City Council. ‘publico.pt’ stated that the Mayor of Braga, Ricardo Rio, confirmed recently that the Braga Municipal Stadium is up for sale. The... » Read more

2021 UEFA showcase FC Porto acid test

Ricardo Carvalho at Coliseum EUROPE 2023

Ricardo Carvalho has well learnt the art of handling showcase soccer events at the nth moment. And he knows how to pull off a successful event amidst huge challenges.Full presentation available exclusively for Coliseum membersApply for membership LOGIN ... » Read more

Portugal ‘crown’ National Stadium rejig plans

National stadium in Lisbon will undergo renovation

The Portuguese Athletics Federation, the Portuguese Football Federation (FPF), the Portuguese Rugby Federation, the Portuguese Institute of Sports and Youth (IPDJ), the Directorate-General for Cultural Heritage (DGPC), and the Municipality of Oeiras struck a deal recently to collaborate on the... » Read more

Work starts on S.C. Braga B team home venue

SC Braga starts construction of mini stadium

The Primeira Liga team S.C. Braga (Portugal) has started work on the construction of Estádio Centenário, a 2,600-seat stadium which will serve as the home ground of their women’s team – S.C. Braga (women) as well as the men’s B Team – Braga B. ‘SC Braga’ stated that work on... » Read more

Porto joins sports sustainability project

FC Porto joins environmental activities

The Portuguese professional sports club based in Porto (Portugal) FC Porto recently announced its adherence to and participation as a pilot partner in the Achieving Circularity in Cities through the Environmental Sustainability of Sports (ACCESS) project. ‘FC Porto’ stated that this engagement... » Read more

FC Porto home ground naming rights likely

Portugal Estádio do Dragão naming rights

SAD administrator Fernando Gomes recently stated that the naming rights deal of the Portuguese professional sports club FC Porto (Portugal) home field – Estádio do Dragão – will be struck in the near future. ‘PORTO canal’ stated that Gomes made the said announcement while... » Read more

Ukraine jump on FIFA 2030 show bid bandwagon

Ukraine added to Spanish-Portuguese WC bid

Spain and Portugal this week added Ukraine to their bid for the 2030 World Cup. It will likely be up against bids from South America and a Saudi Arabia-led bid that could feature Egypt and Greece. ‘Forbes’ stated that the most “compact” World Cup ever might be happening in Qatar later this... » Read more