U2Portugal.com has heard that U2 currently negotiating two dates in Portugal, Lisbon and Oporto, in late August. This was first mentioned on the Portuguese radio station “RADIO COMERCIAL” and later confirmed by ‘well informed sources’ in the Portuguese music scene.
U2 are big in Portugal. All That You Can’t Leave Behind was at the #1 spot in the Portuguese album chart for 7 weeks in a row. Beautiful Day, Stuck In A Moment, Elevation and Walk On were all went to #1 in the singles chart.
U2 have played Portugal three times before: 1982, 1993 and 1997. The last two were complety sold out, with close to 60.000 people attending the shows.
[ thanks to Vitor for sending the info ]
More European rumours afloat:
Nice August 20th
Paris August 29th
and two dates in Italy in August: San Siro in Milano and Olympica in Rome.