France start Euro qualifying campaign with 4-1 win

World champions France launched their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a no-nonsense 4-1 away win thanks to four different scorers…

Sterling bags hat-trick as England thrash Czechs

England made a hugely impressive start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign as Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick in a…

Portugal draw blank against Ukraine on Ronaldo’s return

European champions Portugal were held to a 0-0 draw by Ukraine in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Friday as…

Hateboer called up to Dutch squad to replace Tete

Atalanta defender Hans Hateboer has been drafted into the Netherlands squad for Sunday’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Germany in place…

Stuani double seals win over Uzbekistan

Uruguay will face Thailand in the final of the China Cup on Tuesday after Oscar Tabarez’s side handed Uzbekistan a…

PSG are trying to lure Ander Herrera

PSG made a desperate attempt to intercept midfielder Ander Herrera, who was on the verge of signing a new contract…

Liverpool follow Chelsea’s Hudson-Odoi

Liverpool have joined the fight for Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi, who is approaching the final 12 months of his contract….


Chelsea to create a shortlist of Sarri’s successors

Chelsea are creating a short-list of candidates to replace their head coach, Maurizio Sarri, who is likely to be fired…

Ex-Newcastle Under-23s coach Beardsley charged over alleged insults

Former Newcastle United Under-23s coach Peter Beardsley has been charged by the English Football Association (FA) over alleged abusive and/or…

England’s lower leagues to vote for extended transfer window

England’s close season transfer window deadline could be split next season with League One and League Two clubs preferring to…

Liverpool as champions the stuff of nightmares for Rooney

Former Manchester United and Everton forward Wayne Rooney has said he cannot bear the thought that old foes Liverpool might win the…

Willian wants to get a new contract from Chelsea

Chelsea winger Willian said he wanted to stay at the London club and sign a new contract. Willian has been…

Man United to subsidise fans by matching Barca’s ‘excessive’ prices

Manchester United will hike prices for away fans when they host Barcelona in their Champions League quarter-final first leg to…

Kompany negotiates with City regarding contract prolongation

Manchester City captain Vincent Kompany is already discussing the issue of the contract extension, which will allow him to stay…

Pochettino picks Barcelona as favourites to win Champions League

Tottenham Hotspur manager Mauricio Pochettino has said Barcelona will have the edge in their much-anticipated Champions League quarter-final against Manchester…

Huge respect for Tottenham, says Guardiola

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said he has “huge respect” for Tottenham Hotspur after Friday’s Champions League quarter-final draw pitted…

PSG fined Rabiot for likes on social networks after being defeated by United

The defeat of his team Adrien celebrated at a party. The management of PSG punished Adrien Rabiot with a fine…

UCL Draw: Man Utd to face Messi again in quarter-finals

Barcelona will meet Manchester United in the Champions League last eight in a repeat of the 2009 and 2011 finals…

Lopes injury highlights failures in concussion protocol – FIFPro

Olympique Lyonnais goalkeeper Anthony Lopes’s injury against Barcelona has exposed failings in the way professional football deals with concussion, the global players’ union…

Man Utd could have Champions League fixtures reversed-UEFA

Manchester City and Manchester United will not play their home games in next month’s Champions League quarter-finals on the same or consecutive…

Four EPL representatives will play in the UCL quarter-finals for the first time in 10 years

All fights of the Champions League quarter-finals of the 2018/19 season are finished. Four England representatives are among the clubs…

Bayern eye domestic double as Premier League trumps Bundesliga

Champions Bayern Munich are desperate for a domestic league and Cup double to rescue their season after becoming the third…

Lyon shares hit after Champions League exit

Shares in Olympique Lyonnais fell on Thursday after the French soccer team was eliminated from Europe’s lucrative Champions League after…

Chelsea allege racial abuse at Dynamo Kiev in Europa League tie

Chelsea have reported Dynamo Kiev to UEFA after one of their players was allegedly the target of racist abuse from home supporters…

Europa League draw: Napoli face Arsenal

Napoli, chasing their first European title since Diego Maradona’s team won the old UEFA Cup in 1989, were drawn against…

Nervous Inter got if wrong from the start, says Spalletti

Inter Milan coach Luciano Spalletti said his team got it wrong for the start after they were knocked out of…

Sarri: Chelsea’s Loftus-Cheek can be one of Europe’s best

Ruben Loftus-Cheek’s commanding performance in Chelsea’s 5-0 rout of Dynamo Kiev in the Europa League on Thursday proves the youngster…

Arsenal join Chelsea in Europa quarters, Inter go out

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang struck twice as his side beat Stade Rennes 3-0 to reach the Europa League quarter-finals and join…

Giroud hat-trick leads Chelsea into Europa quarters

A perfect hat-trick from Olivier Giroud helped Chelsea overcome Dynamo Kiev 5-0 and cruise into the Europa League quarter-finals on…

Higuain can miss battle with Dynamo Kyiv

Chelsea’s striker Gonzalo Higuain may miss UEL match against Dynamo in Kyiv. Chelsea Echo reported about it. The Argentine missed…

Sterling bags hat-trick as England thrash Czechs

England made a hugely impressive start to their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign as Raheem Sterling scored a hat-trick in a…

Portugal draw blank against Ukraine on Ronaldo’s return

European champions Portugal were held to a 0-0 draw by Ukraine in their opening Euro 2020 qualifier on Friday as…

Hateboer called up to Dutch squad to replace Tete

Atalanta defender Hans Hateboer has been drafted into the Netherlands squad for Sunday’s Euro 2020 qualifier against Germany in place…

Stuani double seals win over Uzbekistan

Uruguay will face Thailand in the final of the China Cup on Tuesday after Oscar Tabarez’s side handed Uzbekistan a…

France ready to complete women’s game development

With Olympique Lyonnais leading the way at club level, France is ready to complete its women’s football development when it…

Youngsters impress Martinez even if Hazard is Belgium’s star man

Belgium’s winning start to the Euro 2020 qualifying campaign on Thursday provided evidence of emerging talent in the team, said…

Falcao penalty for Colombia earns Queiroz debut win over Japan

Colombia’s record goalscorer Radamel Falcao scored from the penalty spot to defeat Japan 1-0 on Friday and hand new coach…

PSG coach Tuchel bemused by ‘cruel’ Champions League exit

Paris St Germain coach Thomas Tuchel was left competely bemused after his side lost 3-1 at home to Manchester United on Wednesday…

Tottenham must improve in last eight – Pochettino

Tottenham Hotspur can be proud of reaching the Champions League quarter-finals after their 4-0 aggregate win over Borussia Dortmund, but they must improve…

Solskjaer: Away form gives depleted United confidence

Manchester United’s away form gives them hope they can overturn a two-goal deficit when they face Paris St Germain at…

Shellshocked Madrid knocked out of Champions League by brilliant Ajax

Champions League holders Real Madrid sensationally exited the competition on Tuesday after being thrashed 4-1 at home by an outstanding Ajax Amsterdam…

Premier League 17th round results

Jurgen Klopp’s Liverpool confidently beat Manchester United (3:1) in the 17th round central match. Substitute Xherdan Shaqiri distinguished himself with…

City players brought Christmas to Manchester hospitals

The players of the main and woman team of Manchester City brought the Christmas spirit to hundreds of youngsters, visiting…

Mourinho: We have lots of problems related to physicality

Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho lamented his team’s lack of physicality – and their problems with injuries – after they…

Chelsea hold on against Brighton to consolidate Top-4 spot

Chelsea consolidated fourth place in the Premier League with a 2-1 win at Brighton & Hove Albion on Sunday that…

Southampton end Arsenal’s 22-match unbeaten run

A late goal by substitute Charlie Austin gave relegation-threatened Southampton a thrilling 3-2 victory over Arsenal on Sunday in new Austrian manager…

PSG are trying to lure Ander Herrera

PSG made a desperate attempt to intercept midfielder Ander Herrera, who was on the verge of signing a new contract…

Liverpool follow Chelsea’s Hudson-Odoi

Liverpool have joined the fight for Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi, who is approaching the final 12 months of his contract….

United to renew interest in Harry Maguire

Manchester United are going to renew their interest in Leicester City’s central defender, Harry Maguire, at the end of the…

Barcelona wait for offers regarding Coutinho

Barcelona are open to proposals regarding midfielder Philippe Coutinho, setting the €80 million (£68.8 million) price-tag on the former Liverpool…

Alberto Moreno is close to agreeing deal with Lazio

Liverpool defender Alberto Moreno is close to a preliminary contract with Italian club Lazio. Moreno managed to enter the field…

Tottenham and Chelsea are thinking about acquiring Ake

Big Premier League clubs, including Tottenham and Chelsea, are thinking about buying Bournemouth defender Nathan Ake. 24-year-old Ake is playing…

Arsenal are ready to join the race for Manolas

The Greek defender is getting closer to a move to England. Roma’s defender Kostas Manolas hit the short list of…

Ferguson’s gum was sold at auction

The buyer will have to pay a large amount for it. The chewing gum, which former Manchester United head coach…

Maradona to legally recognize three children he has in Cuba -Argentine lawyer

Argentina’s 1986 World Cup soccer winning captain Diego Maradona has three children in Cuba and will travel to the country to legally…

Solskjaer can’t return to own house because of Virgil van Dijk

The Norwegian specialist is forced to settle in the hotel where Mourinho lived. Manchester United interim head coach Ole Gunnar…

Ronaldo went on the field in Swarovski sneakers before Atletico match

There were no problems with buying that pair of shoes for Cristiano Ronaldo. Before the Champions League Round of 16…

Terry delivers pep talk to England ahead of Wales clash

England’s rugby team got an extra dose of motivation ahead of Saturday’s Six Nations encounter with Wales when they received…

Rooney’s wife threatened her husband with divorce due to alcohol problems

DC United player Wayne Rooney’s wife Coleen Rooney intends to break up with the footballer if he doesn’t pass the…

Simeone becomes father for fifth time

Atletico Madrid‘s mentor Diego Simeone became a father for the fifth time. Carla Pereyra, the Argentine specialist’s girlfriend, gave birth…

LaLiga clubs refuse players permission to join Catalonia squad

LaLiga clubs Rayo Vallecano and Huesca have joined fellow top division strugglers Valladolid in preventing a number of their players…

Zidane is confident that Rabiot will replace Modric at Real Madrid

Real’s management is counting on PSG’s midfielder Adrien Rabiot, moreover, he can replace Luka Modric at the club. According to…

Rayo sack Michel in bid to escape Liga relegation

Rayo Vallecano have sacked coach Michel after seven consecutive LaLiga defeats left them second from bottom in the standings, six…

Suarez will miss about two weeks

The Uruguayan sustained an injury in the match against Real Betis. In the LaLiga 28th round match, Barcelona gained a…

Five talking points from the weekend in LaLiga

LaLiga leaders Barcelona moved 10 points clear with a 4-1 win at Real Betis on Sunday after second place Atletico…

Valencia frustrated by Getafe as top-four hopes hit

Valencia missed a huge opportunity in their bid for a top-four finish in LaLiga as they were held to a…

Betis fans bow to ‘extraordinary’ Messi after sublime hat-trick

Lionel Messi is used to receiving adulation at the Nou Camp but on Sunday he got a rapturous reception from…

Marvellous Messi hits hat-trick as Barca torment Betis

Lionel Messi was lauded by opposition supporters on Sunday after he scored an outstanding hat-trick in Barcelona’s 4-1 win at Real…

Happiness is back for Real with Zidane return, says Navas

After a topsy-turvy campaign and a “tragic” week which saw their hopes of any silverware disappear, Real Madrid were all…

Weapons found on PSG fans’ coach before women’s match

Weapons including knives and knuckle dusters were found on a coach carrying Paris St Germain fans to a women’s Champions…

Laurent Blanc is the main contender for Lyon’s mentor position

Laurent Blanc, who previously led the France national team and PSG, can become a new head coach of Lyon. It…

PSG win legal battle with UEFA over FFP investigation

Paris St Germain have won a legal battle against UEFA after European football’s governing body tried to reopen its investigation into the French…

We don’t have to apologise for United fiasco, says Tuchel

Paris St Germain coach Thomas Tuchel said the team did not have to apologise to fans for their Champions League…

Di Maria in another league as PSG punish Marseille

Angel Di Maria delivered a near-perfect performance, scoring two and setting up another as runaway leaders Paris St Germain beat…

PSG’s Cavani to miss Marseille clash

Edinson Cavani has been ruled out of Paris St Germain’s Ligue 1 clash against bitter rivals Olympique de Marseille, coach…

PSG fined Rabiot for likes on social networks after being defeated by United

The defeat of his team Adrien celebrated at a party. The management of PSG punished Adrien Rabiot with a fine…

Juve’s Ronaldo fined by UEFA for Atletico celebration

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo was fined 20,000 euros ($22,712) by UEFA for a gesture he made while celebrating in their…

Torino defender Aina banned for three matches after Bologna red card

Torino defender Ola Aina has been banned for three games after being sent off in stoppage time during their 3-2 home defeat…

Marotta: Inter won’t punish Icardi

Inter’s CEO for sport Giuseppe Marotta said that Mauro Icardi would join the team in the very near future. “In…

Napoli’s Ospina to leave hospital

Napoli’s goalkeeper David Ospina will continue to recover from a head injury at home. The Neapolitans reported that the injured…

Five talking points from the Serie A weekend

Beaten 3-2 by Inter Milan in the derby, AC Milan were embarrassed, and coach Gennaro Gattuso infuriated, when team mates…

Ronaldo faces disciplinary hearing over goal celebration

Juventus forward Cristiano Ronaldo is facing disciplinary action for his celebration after one of the three goals he scored in…

Injury scare for Ospina as Napoli beat Udinese

David Ospina collapsed during his Napoli side’s 4-2 Serie A win over Udinese on Sunday but the club and coach Carlo Ancelotti…

France start Euro qualifying campaign with 4-1 win

World champions France launched their Euro 2020 qualifying campaign with a no-nonsense 4-1 away win thanks to four different scorers…

Schreuder to replace coach Nagelsmann at Hoffenheim

Hoffenheim have agreed to sign Ajax Amsterdam assistant coach Alfred Schreuder for next season to replace coach Julian Nagelsmsann who…

Young German squad needs to feel our trust – Loew

Germany’s young national team need to feel they have the complete trust of their manager to get the job done…

Five-talking points from the Bundesliga weekend

Bayern Munich’s 6-0 win over Mainz 05 kept them top of the Bundesliga on goal difference from old rivals Borussia Dortmund who…

James – the first Colombian to score a hat trick in Bundesliga

Bayern Munich midfielder James Rodriguez scored three goals against Mainz (6:0). The Munich club defeated Mainz in the Bundesliga’s 26th…

Rodriguez treble helps Bayern retain top spot with Mainz rout

Bayern Munich’s James Rodriguez netted a hat-trick to help them return to the top of the Bundesliga on goal difference with…

Late Reus goal completes 3-2 comeback win for Dortmund

Borussia Dortmund captain Marco Reus scored a stoppage-time winner to complete a 3-2 comeback victory at Hertha Berlin on Saturday…

Leipzig tighten hold on third place with win at Schalke

RB Leipzig tightened their hold on third place in the Bundesliga with a 1-0 victory over embattled Schalke 04 on…

Three newcomers in Germany squad as overhaul continues

Germany coach Joachim Loew on Friday called up three newcomers to his squad for this month’s internationals, saying his team…

England will face Netherlands in Nations League semi-finals

European champions Portugal will take on Switzerland in the semi-finals of the UEFA Nations League following the draw for the…

UEFA published calendar of Nations League 2020/2021

The battles in groups of the next cycle of the UEFA Nations League will be held in the autumn of…

Every game is interesting thanks to Nations League, says UEFA president

UEFA’s new Nations League competition has proved an instant success thanks to the apparently simple, but often forgotten, combination of…

Ireland sacked O’Neill and Roy Keane following a shocking year of results

Ireland decided to part with manager Martin O’Neill and his assistant Roy Keane after a run of six matches without…

Portugal tied with already relegated Poland in their final Nations League match

Poland forward Arkadiusz Milik scored from a twice-taken penalty to give his already-relegated side a 1-1 draw in Portugal in…

Sweden beat Russia to fall into in League A

Sweden’s Victor Lindelof and Marcus Berg secured a 2-0 win over Russia on Tuesday and promotion from Nations League B…

Enrique under fire after disappointing Spain campaign

Questions aplenty for Enrique after disappointing Spain campaign as Luis Enrique promised evolution rather than revolution when he took charge…

How France won the World Cup 2018

In the final of the World Cup, the national team of France defeated Croatia. The game, which was held in…