Germany continue their buildup to Euro 2016 as they play Slovakia in an international friendly at the WWK Arena in Augsburg, Germany, on Sunday. Slovakia promise to provide a tough test for Joachim Low's unit, who are also on their way...Show More Summary
Madrid (AFP) – The big-game experience of a side littered with galacticos helped ensure an 11th European title for Real Madrid, Spanish press reported Sunday. Real beat city rivals Atletico 5-3 on penalties after Saturday’s final in Milan finished 1-1 after extra-time. Show More Summary
Stockholm (AFP) – Star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic will sit out Sweden’s friendly against Slovenia in order to rest a sore calf, coach Erik Hamren said Sunday. “We’ll save it until the Wales match” on June 5, Hamren told Swedish news agency TT ahead of Monday’s match against Slovenia in Malmo. Show More Summary
US Morgan Schneiderlin cut from France’s Euro 2016 squad France boss Didier Deschamps had always named a very big squad going into the preparation for Euro 2016 on home soil. And, it was always known that certain players would not be playing at Euro 2016 unless there was a huge change in their fortune. One such […]
Atletico Madrid boss Diego Simeone says he has to "start thinking" about his future after Saturday's Champions League final defeat by Real Madrid.
A long-term £20,000-a-week contract for Manchester United striker Marcus Rashford is close to being announced by the club.
Other than his FA Cup win, the defining positive of Louis van Gaal's reign as Manchester United manager was his willingness to give playing time to promising youngsters who had come through the club's academy system. The approach toShow More Summary
Reported Real Madrid target Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will leave Borussia Dortmund this summer, according to his national-team coach. As reported by Marc Williams of the Daily Star, when asked about why the Gabon international was left...Show More Summary
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly ready to launch a bid for Everton striker Romelu Lukaku, who has been strongly linked with a return to Chelsea. According to Neil Fissler of the Sunday Express, the French giants are considering a whopping...Show More Summary
Diego Simeone got it wrong in Milan on Saturday, and Atletico Madrid paid a hefty price. The club reached the UEFA Champions League final for the third time in their history, and yet again they left with nothing. Rivals Real Madrid beat them 5-3 on penalties after a 1-1 draw at the San Siro, winning the competition for the 11th time in their history. Show More Summary
SAN SIRO, MILAN — The financial structures of modern football have led to many paradoxes, but none perhaps is quite so strange as the one that makes the UEFA Champions League easier to win for certain clubs than their own domestic league. There are a collection of perhaps half-a-dozen sides that are habitual Champions League quarter-finalists. Show More Summary
Portugal will start their final preparations for the upcoming UEFA Euro 2016 tournament with a friendly against Norway on Sunday, at Porto's Estadio do Dragao. The hosts will be without star forward Cristiano Ronaldo, who played in Saturday's UEFA Champions League final with Real Madrid against Atletico Madrid. Show More Summary
Man Utd close to agreeing deal for defender, should be completed by the end of June - originally posted on Soccerlens.com Manchester United defender Cameron Borthwick-Jackson is set to sign a new deal at Old Trafford. The highly talented left back broke into the first team scene under Louis Van Gaal and has impressed since then. Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – The omission of Karim Benzema and Hatem Ben Arfa from the France squad for next month’s European Championships is a missed opportunity to unite the country in the face of extremism and division, according to ex-international Eric Cantona. Show More Summary
Frankfurt (AFP) – A leading member of the right-wing populist Alternative for Germany (AfD) party sparked outrage Sunday after making racist remarks about national football team defender Jerome Boateng. AfD’s deputy chief Alexander Gauland...Show More Summary
Real Madrid did not win the Champions League final, it won the penalty shootout that even Cristiano Ronaldo has said is always a lottery.
US The Premier League champions make their first signing of the summer Leicester are closing in on their first signing of the summer transfer window as Hannover confirmed on Sunday that goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler was on his way to The Foxes for a medical. Despite coming bottom of the Bundesliga last season, Ron-Robert Zieler is a highly-rated goalkeeper. […]
US Exhausted & delighted Gareth Bale looked both exhausted and delighted after Real Madrid beat Atletico Madrid on penalties in the Champions League final at the San Siro on Saturday night. The Welsh Galactico has had his critics in Madrid, but can now point to two Champions League trophies in three seasons as proof of his […]
US Poor Juanfran The football world united behind Atletico Madrid full back Juanfran on Saturday evening as his penalty miss set up Cristiano Ronaldo to win the penalty shoot-out for Real Madrid in the Champions League final. Juanfran has been an incredible servant to Atletico Madrid since joining from Osasuna in 2011 and has been rewarded […]
St Johnstone boss Tommy Wright has been named Scottish Premiership manager of the season by the league's sponsor.