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Spain plans keeping borders closed until July – Sources

13 May 2020, 6:43 PM

Spanish authorities are planning to keep borders closed to most travellers from abroad until July, two foreign ministry sources said on Wednesday, in a move to try and avoid a second wave of contagion from the coronavirus.


Portugal to move asylum seekers to vacant tourist flats after hostel virus outbreak

26 April 2020, 4:40 PM

Portugal will test 500 asylum seekers for the coronavirus and move some into apartments left empty by tourists, after an outbreak at an immigrant hostel last week prompted scrutiny of overcrowded conditions that could lead to contagion.

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Portugal’s Sporting to cut player wages by 40% amid coronavirus losses

13 April 2020, 11:57 PM

Players at Sporting will have their salaries cut by 40% for three months as the club attempts to mitigate financial losses from the suspension of games during the coronavirus outbreak, Portuguese news agency Lusa reported.

Cristiano Ronaldo, Lucy Bronze, crowned players of the year at Dubai Globe Soccer Awards

29 December 2019, 10:50 PM

Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo was named Dubai Globe Soccer’s men’s player of the year on Sunday while England’s Lucy Bronze was named women’s player of the year.

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Ronaldo moves onto 99 as Portugal qualify for Euro 2020

18 November 2019, 1:02 PM

Portugal captain Cristiano Ronaldo scored his 99th international goal as the defending champions edged past Luxembourg 2-0 in difficult conditions away from home on Sunday to qualify for Euro 2020.



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