Burnley (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Jose Mourinho admitted it will be “really hard” for veteran striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic to recover from his season-ending knee ligament injury. The Manchester United manager was talking after his sideShow More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – Barcelona coach Luis Enrique revelled in turning the tables on bitter rivals Real Madrid as Lionel Messi struck deep into stoppage time to edge a thrilling El Clasico 3-2 on Sunday. Messi’s second goal of the night was his 500th for Barcelona and took the Catalans to the top of La Liga. Show More Summary
London (AFP) – Pep Guardiola insists Manchester City will be a far more formidable force next season after their FA Cup semi-final defeat to Arsenal left the Spaniard empty-handed for the first season in his glittering career. Guardiola’s...Show More Summary
Chelsea's N'Golo Kante is voted the PFA Player of the Year for 2016-17, with Tottenham's Dele Alli picking up the young player award.
Who earns praise for his modest goal celebrations? And who were pundits wrong to doubt in the FA Cup semi-finals? It's Garth Crooks' team of the week.
Pep Guardiola must lift his players quickly to ensure they qualify for next season's Champions League, argues Jermaine Jenas,
Arsene Wenger says Arsenal answered their critics with a "strong and united" performance as they reach a third FA Cup final in four years.
Lionel Messi proves he is still the best around with his 500th Barcelona goal to blow the La Liga race wide open, says Andy West
Czech footballer Frantisek Rajtoral, who was playing in the Turkish top flight, dies at the age of 31 in an apparent suicide.
Successive wins The PFA Awards were held on Sunday night and it was no surprise to see who won big. Chelsea and Tottenham stars dominated the PFA Team of the Year and a player from each side picked up an individual gong too. Dele Alli took home the Young Player of the Year award for […]
Olympiakos celebrate winning the Greek league title with a 5-0 victory on Sunday, but they may still miss out.
A game of inches Football matches can sometimes be decided by the toss of a coin (they once were as history buffs will know). If fans feel that they can make any impact on the chances of their team winning then they’ll do what they can. We all have our own good luck rituals. Maybe […]
League leaders Juventus thrash Genoa to extend their unbeaten home run in Serie A to 33 matches.
500 and not out Lionel Messi is one of the very best players in the world – if not the best, and once again he proved that on the biggest stage of all. After going out of the Champions League and failing to score a goal, all eyes were on Barcelona and their star man, […]
Kylian Mbappe and Radamel Falcao goals see Monaco beat Lyon in Ligue 1 to return to the top of the table.
Red Carded Ramos Sergio Ramos and the Red Card could be a children’s book series if it wasn’t so ghastly at times. The Real Madrid defender picked up the 22nd red card of his career and his fifth in a Clasico against Barcelona at the Bernabeu on Sunday night. The referee gave him his marching […]
Crystal Palace boss Sam Allardyce says he is "breathing a little easier" after Sunday's 2-1 win over Liverpool at Anfield.
Injury problems Manchester United picked up a huge 2-0 win at Burnley today before top four rivals Liverpool lost. However, while Jose Mourinho was pleased he couldn’t help but point out negatives after the victory. Paul Pogba hobbled off at Turf Moor and the extent of his injury isn’t yet known. United lost two of […]
Barcelona's stoppage-time winner against Real Madrid will be a "gargantuan morale booster", says boss Luis Enrique.
Casemiro controversy It’s arguably the highest-profile game in world football so someone should spare a thought for the officials of El Clasico. It can’t be an easy game to call. Unfortunately, the referee avoided the limelight for a minute or so. Then came the first penalty appeal of the game. It was Real Madrid’s and […]