Sporting Lisbon hosts a newly promoted first round in Portugal – Sporting vs Arouca

Sporting Lisbon will receive a visit from Arouca Sunday afternoon starting at 17:45 in the first stage of Portuguese football championship

Sporting Lisbon

– Comes after a mediocre season in which he finished only seventh championship
– Was split this summer many valuable players as Gelson Fernandes, Santiago Arias, Miguel Lopes or Ricky van Wolfswinkel. Sporting the last of them earned nearly nine million
– With proceeds from the sale of players were brought to more football team, the most important being Jefferson, Mauricio, Salim Cisse, Welder and Slimani
– Rui Patricio will play in this match, after initially was suspended for one game
– Still hosts coach will not be based on Rojo Silva and parties, all being injured


– Are the first debut on Portuguese football scene
– Secured his services this summer David Simao, Nuno Coelho, Igor Stefanovic and Nuno Henrique’s
– Soares is the only player who was separated from the team, which is on loan to Rio Ave
– Does not have a lot of very valuable players, being considered one of the pretender from home to relegation