LISBON, Portugal (AP) Sporting Lisbon overcame an early sending off and a two-goal deficit in the final minutes and beat Braga in a penalty shootout to win the Portuguese Cup on Sunday. Braga had a perfect start, seeing Sporting lose a player to a red card and scoring on its first two strikes. But Islam Slimani and substitute Fredy Montero scored with less than seven minutes left...
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May 31, 2015 | Discuss
LISBON, Portugal (AP) Sporting Lisbon scored four times in a 17-minute span in the second half to win 4-0 at Penafiel in the Portuguese league on Saturday. Penafiel resisted until the 69th minute when Islam Slimani scored his first of two goals. Slimani opened the scoring with a header from Jefferson's cross, and the striker added another goal two minutes later. Fredy Montero scored...
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October 04, 2014 | Discuss
Here’s an anecdote about Eddie Johnson … I went to Seattle’s Cinerama theater to see the premiere of the Sounders documentary “American Football” on Oct. 23 of last season. (Note: Great flick that every Sounders fan who enjoys weeping at the departure of Fredy Montero and Michael Gspurning should watch). There’s a short scene in the movie in which...
I’ve been hearing the rumors for over a month now and finally something has come to fruition. Eddie Johnson has been traded to DC United for allocation money. In a surprisingly painless and silent fashion, the deed was done. Only two years into his rather controversial career in Seattle with the Sounders, they have decided to ship him a long way off. I have not yet understood...
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