Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas recovering after heart attack

Soccer May 2, 2019

Porto goalkeeper Iker Casillas recovering after heart attack

Veteran goalkeeper Iker Casillas has had a heart attack but is out of danger, Porto said Wednesday. The Portuguese club said Casillas fell ill during a practice session and remains hospitalized, but the "heart condition has been resolved." It said the 37-year-old Spaniard is "doing well" ...

Iker Casillas intends to play until 40 at Porto

Soccer Mar 19, 2019

Iker Casillas intends to play until 40 at Porto

Former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas wants to end his career at Porto and continue playing until he's 40, he told Spanish television. "This week I think I'll extend my contract until I'm 40. I'll be 38 soon and I'll most likely finish my career ...

Porto's Jesus Corona receives two-year contract extension

Soccer Mar 9, 2019

Porto's Jesus Corona receives two-year contract extension

Mexican international Jesus Corona has extended his contact with Porto two years to 2022, the Portuguese club said on Saturday. "This is a reward for his talent, a sign of the confidence we have in his future and proof that we want to count on ...

Real Madrid punctures PSG's Champions League dreams

Soccer Mar 7, 2018

Real Madrid punctures PSG's Champions League dreams

Paris Saint-Germain's dream of joining Europe's elite with a Champions League trophy will have to wait another season, as Real Madrid delivered a brutal reality check by cruising through to the quarterfinals with a 2-1 win on Tuesday night. Cristiano Ronaldo's powerful header — his ...

Okazaki's Leicester ousts Sevilla in Champions League

Soccer Mar 15, 2017

Okazaki's Leicester ousts Sevilla in Champions League

Shinji Okazaki's Leicester City continued its dream debut in the Champions League by beating Sevilla 2-0 to reach the quarterfinals on Tuesday night, advancing 3-2 on aggregate. The Foxes faced the difficult task of overturning a 2-1 first-leg defeat away in Spain that spelled the ...

Soccer Jul 9, 2015

Casillas set to leave Madrid for Porto

Real Madrid goalkeeper and captain Iker Casillas is on the verge of joining Portuguese side Porto after 16 seasons with the La Liga club he joined as a boy, it was widely reported in Spanish media on Wednesday. Casillas, 34, became a hero for club ...