Podcast

A Podcast talking about the latest news and happenings in the Liga NOS, 2Liga and Seleção.

Special emphasis on Benfica, FC Porto and Sporting CP.

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Episode #67 Topics: Round 32 Preview…The Battle for Second Place…Sporting CP & Sporting Lisbon Name Problem…Cristiano to MLS, China or Portugal?…Taca de Portugal Kick-Off Time Controversy…Reflecting on 1 Year Anniversary of Liga Resuming Training…Will We Have Normal Match Schedules This Summer?…Great News About Portugal’s Economy That Helps Liga.

Friday, May 7

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Episode #66 Topics: Final Liga Matches Coming Up…Most Expensive Classico in History?…Has Sporting Done Enough to Win Title?…Why Benfica Is in Danger of Their Most Brutal August to Come in History…Is Paulo Fonseca Gone from Roma?…Is Bruno Fernandes United’s Best Transfer Ever?…What is the Future for Tiago Dantas?…Special Thanks to Edite Fernandes, one of Portugal’s best women’s footballers.

Friday, April 30

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Episode 65 TOPICS: Talking Sporting & FC Porto Liga NOS Race … What is Happening at Sporting CP? … Paulinho’s Social Media Issues … Six Matches Left! … European Super League & Liga NOS. Why the ESL Demise Really Helps Portugal … Portugal Covid Update … EURO 2020 News Germany x Portugal.

Friday, April 23

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 Episode 64 TOPICS: Starts with talking about the upcoming Liga schedule, the final 8 Liga matches left, Sporting under pressure, FC Porto success in Europe, and the current Benfica resurgence. Plus, comments about the outstanding Liga naming rights deal and why this may not be the only one coming soon to Portugal. Finish with Portuguese abroad report with Gedson & Rui Vitoria news.

Friday, April 16

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OTHER RECENT SHOWS BELOW


Episode 63 TOPICS: Features special guest Pedro Santos of the Columbus Crew. He talks about his experiences in Major League Soccer, winning the 2020 MLS Cup, how him and his family have transitioned to life in the United States, and how he went from SC Braga to the Crew. Plus, Santos has played for prominent Portuguese managers such as Nuno Espírito Santo, Paulo Fonseca, Sergio Conceicao, Abel Ferreira, as well as Jesualdo Ferreira. He talked about his experiences playing for some of these well-respected managers.

Friday, April 9

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Episode 62 TOPICS: Features Canadian sports broadcasting legend Sid Seixeiro, who came on to talk about his first love the Seleção, his incredibly successful broadcasting career, and his latest project working on morning television. Also, second half of episode features the latest news on the Liga, the Big 3, and a final word on the VAR controversy in Serbia.

Friday, April 2

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EPISODE 61 TOPICS: Starts with a Seleção, U21, and Round/Week 25 preview plus a mention of the next podcast guest. Then moves on to talking about comparing JJ and Amorim: Who would you hire if you had a choice? Is Diego Costa a good idea for SLB? Why not give Goncalo Ramos a chance?  Why FC Porto must  absolutely renew with Sergio Conceição. Ends with Portugal Covid update and listener comments.

Friday, March 26

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Episode 60 TOPICS: Week 24 & Seleção Preview. Then moves on to talking Sports Business in Portugal: Why stadium naming rights deal are coming to the Liga. Why are fans now not allowed in stadiums? What is going on? Portugal President make a big announcement about centralized football TV rights . The curious case of why there is no 24 hour sports talk radio in Portugal, despite the obsession with football. The latest updates on Portugal Covid and EURO 2020. If you have tickets, should you go?

Friday, March 19

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OTHER EPISODES WITH GUESTS

Episode 59 TOPICS: Guest Bhavin (Twitter @Baavin) … Amorim License Controversy … Palhinha Update … Fans in Stadiums … FC Porto Stun Juventus to Make History … Benfica Coming Alive? … Player/Manager Abroad .. Listener Comments.

Friday, March 12

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Episode 57 TOPICS: Guest Marc Dos Santos – Manager Vancouver Whitecaps FC … Talking with Marc about MLS during a pandemic, Liga NOS, his career, his FC Porto Experiences … The real story about Vancouver chasing Otavio of FC Porto and asking him about rumors regarding Sporting’s Bruno Gaspar … Portuguese Managers/Players Abroad Update … Latest on Portugal Covid Situation.

Friday, February 26

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Episode 55 TOPICS: Guest Nino Torres (Twitter @Espino74) – GOL TV  English Language Liga NOS Announcer … Talking Mid-Season Liga Awards … FC Porto Cards Controversy … Should Benfica’s Top Objective Be Europa? … Is it over, are Sporting the Champions? … Who is better Cristiano or Messi? … Player Abroad … Portugal Covid Update

Friday, February 12

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Episode 54 TOPICS: Features special guest Sergio Rodrigues (Twitter @Sergio_R81) Palhinha Controversy … Conceição’s PK Criticisms … What happened to Benfica? … Potential Seleção issues with England Lockdown … TV Rights … Latest Portugal Covid-19 report.

Friday, February 5

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Episode 53 TOPICS features a second appearance on the podcast by special guest Cristiano Oliveira (Twitter @10CO10). We talk about the Portuguese Casas in Newark (NJ), as well as FC Porto, Sporting, and Benfica updates, plus the upcoming Lisbon Derby. There was Liga TV rights news released this week and we helped break it down. We end with a Portugal Covid update.

Friday, January 29

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Episode 52 TOPICS features special guest Sergio Rodrigues (Twitter @Sergio_R81) talking about the past and current history of Benfica & FC Porto Casas on Rogers Road in Toronto. Also discussed Benfica, FC Porto, Sporting CP updates, and latest Player Abroad news. Episode highlights include thoughts on Cristiano Ronaldo’s record 760 goals and ends with Portugal Covid update.

Friday, January 22

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Interview with Gol TV’s English Language Liga NOS Announcer Nino Torres: Talking Production, Play-By-Play, Benfica, FC Porto, Sporting, Braga

Monday, November 2

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