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Tuchel and Conceicao react to post-match row after Porto’s win

FC Porto head coach Sergio Conceicao has claimed that he was insulted following Tuesday's UEFA Champions League quarterfinal second leg against Chelsea but Blues boss Thomas Tuchel played down the row that occurred during the game. The Blues progressed to the semifinal stages of the competition irrespective of the 1 nil loss to the Portuguese side on the night. This was so as they won the first leg 2 nil, ensuring that the game ended 2:1 on aggregate and in their favor. Porto substitute Mehdi Taremi scored the winner late into added time with a brilliant overhead kick. It was gathered that tempers flared after the final whistle went off at the Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan Stadium as the coaches and some players were involved in what can be described as a brief post-match spat. READ: F...
Iker Casillas set to leave FC Porto

Iker Casillas set to leave FC Porto

  Reports suggest that former Real Madrid goalkeeper Iker Casillas has decided to call it quits at FC Porto due to his lack of involvement in first-team action. The Spanish goalkeeper has not been involved in first-team duties at Porto, and this is due to a reported altercation with Coach Sergio Conceicao READ: Valencia star Goncalo Guedes set for swift return from injury ahead of schedule Jose Sa is now the first choice man between the sticks at the Estadio do Dragao and this has resulted in the shot stopper's decision to leave the Portuguese giants according to report in A Bola cited by Marca Meanwhile, Casillas has been linked with Newcastle United who have Rafael Benitez at the managerial helm.