Tuesday, September 23, 2014
The experienced coach has been named as Paulo Bento's successor, irrespective of an eight-game suspension he carries over from his Greece spell
Saturday, September 20, 2014
The Real Madrid attacker has skippered Portugal for six years, but his former coach thinks Joao Moutinho is a more capable leader on the pitch
Friday, September 19, 2014
The iconic stadium in London will be used for the semi-finals and final of the tournament, with Munich and St Petersburg among the venues in the earlier rounds
Sunday, September 14, 2014
The Italian admits he would be interested in the vacant Seleccao post but refused to say whether their captain was better than Lionel Messi
Thursday, September 11, 2014
The Portuguese Football Federation has confirmed the 45-year-old has left his post by mutual consent following the shock loss to Albania
Monday, September 8, 2014
A 1-0 home defeat to Albania brought into focus the loss of the Seleccao's star man, but the coach was keen not to claim that was the reason for their Euro 2016 qualifying setback.
Sunday, September 7, 2014
The white tissues were taken out in protest after the shock defeat in Aveiro but the Seleccao coach was more concerned with what he felt was an "unfair" result
Bekim Balaj's stunning volley earns the Eagles a famous victory and consigns Paulo Bento's side to a shock defeat in their opening Euro 2016 qualifier in Aveiro
The striker scored a brilliant 52nd-minute volley as Paul Bento's men were sensationally beaten in their first game in Group I
As the long qualifying campaign gets under way, we ask which team you think is currently most likely to secure victory - have your say!
Saturday, September 6, 2014
Without their star man, our expert believes the hosts will have trouble finding the back of the net and is backing them to score less than twice against Albania
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
The forward has bemoaned the fact that the does not have the same level of support at international level as he does club level, but still thinks he can lead the Seleccao to glory
Saturday, August 30, 2014
The Portugal international has weighed into the debate about whether the Argentina captain should have won the best player award at World Cup 2014
Friday, August 29, 2014
The Real Madrid attacker netted in his club's Liga-opening win over Cordoba on Monday night but the Seleccao coach says that there is a "question over his fitness"
Friday, August 1, 2014
The Real Madrid and Portugal star enjoyed an astonishing year, leading to his victory in the 2014 Goal 50 - watch our exclusive documentary here!
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
COMMENT: The Portugal international may not be the greatest of all time, but has there ever been a player with such a perfect blend of technique and physique?
The former Liverpool and Manchester United attacker believes that there has never been a footballer with as many weapons as the Real Madrid icon
Monday, July 28, 2014
EXCLUSIVE: The ex-midfield ace says the Portuguese's record-breaking exploits in last season's triumphant Champions League campaign were key in his selection for this year's prize
WORLD EXCLUSIVE: The Real Madrid star is honoured to top Goal's list for the third time, but says team glory is what really motivates him and he wants more silverware in 2014-15
Wednesday, July 16, 2014
The former Milan midfielder is not impressed by the Portugal attacker's behaviour, while he was equally critical of Italy's slide into "an average football circus"