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Benfica of Lisbon, Portuguese champions of 2018/19

Lisbon: 3 footballing tales, 1 capital city

As Benfica celebrates their 5th title in 6 years, what of the other two Lisbon clubs? In 2017, I went to Lisbon on holiday. It was my first ever solo holiday as I spent a week in the Portuguese capital for my birthday. On the day itself, I was due to see Sporting play Olympiakos […]

radamel falcao and james rodriguez

My All-Time French/Spanish/Portuguese XI

I recently clocked 100 consecutive days on Duolingo, where I’m learning French, Spanish, and Portuguese. I did French at school until I was 13, Spanish at GCSE, and initially picked up Portuguese to prepare myself for a holiday in Lisbon last year. This isn’t the first time I’ve done this many in a row but […]