Orlando City striker Cyle Larin says Portuguese giants Benfica have not made any contact over a potential transfer.
Reports in Portugal said both Benfica and Sporting were bidding to sign the Canada international, but Larin dismissed the speculation after training on Thursday.
"I just saw it online myself yesterday," he told MLSSoccer.com. "Of course it's always nice to be associated with clubs like that, because Benfica are a top team.
"I do leave things like this up to my agent, but, as far as...
Sporting Lisbon president Bruno De Carvalho has reiterated his stance on Joao Mario amid reports Inter Milan were close to signing the Portuguese midfielder.
The Nerazzurri were believed to be in the running to sign the 23-year-old having observed his impressive performances during Portugal's recent European Championship triumph.
But De Carvalho has adamantly rejected reports Joao Mario could leave the club this summer, telling O Jogo: "I understand he is a player who is much appreciated but I want...
Real Madrid midfielder Lucas Silva has issued an official release stating he has no plans to retire from football.
The 23-year-old Brazilian was set to be loaned to Portuguese side Sporting before tests showed a heart issue which ultimately ended the deal.
Silva appeared to have issued notice of his retirement in an update to his Instagram biography, causing outlets in Europe to report the end of his playing career over the weekend.
However, according to Globo Esporte, a misinterpretation of the...
Reports that Newcastle and England winger Andros Townsend is set to join Sporting Lisbon are wide of the mark, but Queens Park Rangers midfielder Sandro is in line for a move, sources have told ESPN FC.
Portuguese daily Record claimed earlier on Tuesday that Sporting were closing in on the signing of Townsend after activating the release clause in his contract.
However, sources close to the player have told ESPN FC that the report is not true and that the player has not travelled to Portugal for...