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Rondon links up with Benitez at China’s Dalian Yifang

Venezuela international forward Salomon Rondon has joined Chinese Super League outfit Dalian Yifang from West Bromwich Albion for an undisclosed…

Arsenal strike late to beat Bayern in ICC match

Eddie Nketiah scored a late goal for Arsenal to beat Bayern Munich 2-1 in their opening clash of the International…

Ighalo goal gives Nigeria third-place playoff win in Cup of Nations

Odion Ighalo’s early goal gave Nigeria a 1-0 win over Tunisia in their third-place playoff at the Africa Cup of…

Infantino says African football will “significantly improve” with FIFA help

FIFA President Gianni Infantino said on Wednesday that the unprecedented move to step in and jointly administer African football with…

USWNT gets $529K boost in fight for equal pay from Secret

The U.S. Women’s National Soccer Team got a boost in their fight for equal pay on Sunday when sponsor Proctor…

Belgian champions Genk sign son of Hagi

Belgian champions Racing Genk have strengthened their squad for the new season with Romania international Ianis Hagi, the son of…

Own goal hands Senegal place in Africa Cup of Nations final

A bizarre own goal in extra time handed Senegal a 1-0 victory over Tunisia in the drama-filled first of Sunday’s…

Former England striker Crouch announces retirement

Former England striker Peter Crouch announced on Friday his retirement from football after more than two decades as a professional….

Brazilian Edu returns to Arsenal as technical director

Arsenal have appointed their former midfielder Edu as technical director, the Premier League club said on Tuesday. Edu, a member…

FIFA introduces harsher punishment for racist behaviour

FIFA is doubling its minimum ban for racist incidents to 10 games and will allow players to make victim statements…

Ivory Coast depart Cup of Nations as stars fail to shine

Ivory Coast coach Ibrahim Kamara’s team selections raised eyebrows throughout the Africa Cup of Nations but even after their quarter-final…

Senegal claim semi-final spot with laboured Benin win

Senegal’s Idrissa Gana Gueye scored 20 minutes from time to take them through as expected to the Africa Cup of…

Benitez takes aim at Ashley after winning start in China

Rafa Benitez revealed he has had more meetings with senior officials at Dalian Yifang in his first week in charge…

Nigeria grab late winner against South Africa to reach semi-finals

Nigeria sneaked into the Africa Cup of Nations semi-finals when William Troost Ekong scored with one minute remaining to give…

Etihad, Stamford Bridge to host Women’s Super League openers

Etihad Stadium and Stamford Bridge will play host to the opening fixtures of Women’s Super League (WSL) teams Manchester City…

Zola says Chelsea got rid of Sarri too soon

Former Chelsea striker Gianfranco Zola believes the London club got rid of Maurizio Sarri too soon and said they would…

FIFA boss and Macron booed at World Cup final ceremony

The crowd at the women’s World Cup final booed FIFA chief Gianni Infantino and French president Emmanuel Macron as United…

Dos Santos powers Mexico to eighth Gold Cup title

Mexico’s Jonathan dos Santos scored in the 73rd minute to give his side a 1-0 win over the United States…

Jesus takes centre stage as Brazil win Copa America

Brazil’s Gabriel Jesus made one goal, scored another and was sent off in the second half as they beat Peru…

Messi sent off before halftime against Chile

Lionel Messi was sent off before halftime in a bad-tempered third-place playoff between Argentina and Chile in the Copa America…

Hosts Egypt knocked out of Africa Cup of Nations

Thembinkosi Lorch scored five minutes from time to hand South Africa an upset 1-0 win and knock holders Egypt out…

FIFA’s Infantino wants to expand women’s World Cup to 32 teams

FIFA President Gianni Infantino wants to expand the women’s World Cup to 32 teams from 24 for the next edition…

Brazil’s Willian ruled out of Copa America final

Brazil winger Willian has been ruled out of Sunday’s Copa America final against Peru due to a muscle injury, his…

Benitez begins ‘new project’ at China’s Dalian Yifang

Rafa Benitez has been unveiled as the new head coach of Chinese Super League club Dalian Yifang, with the former Newcastle United…