Raheem Sterling features prominently on the back pages of Monday's newspapers, with reports that he will snub an improved contract offer from Liverpool, with Arsenal interested in pulling off a stunning transfer in the summer. Sterling's...Show More Summary
Another day, another round of 2016 European Championship qualifying fixtures—as a hectic round of international matches continues to enthrall and entertain. A total of eight qualifying matches (across three groups) took place on Sunday,...Show More Summary
Arsenal are just one point from second-placed Manchester City in the Premier League table, but focus is already shifting to the strengthening of Arsene Wenger's squad for next season. A number of talents are high on the manager's shopping list, and rumours have emerged about potential captures. Show More Summary
As far as recoveries go, on the back of a humiliation at your home World Cup, Brazil’s has been rather emphatic. After re-appointing iconic World Cup-winning skipper Dunga as boss—not a popular choice for all, it must said—they’ve won eight games … Continue reading ?
A hot streak of form, plenty of new faces and an old head back in charge - Tim Vickery on the rebuilding of Brazil.
Brazilian Youtubers Desimpedidos have produced a funny parody of a day in the life of Cristiano Ronaldo. Playing up on the common perceptions about the 2015 Ballon D’Or – his vainglory, vanity, and obsession with personal grooming – the video shows an actor playing Ronaldo walking around the streets of Sao Paulo, fully kitted out in […]
Martin O'Neill praises his Republic of Ireland side after Shane Long's goal earns a vital qualifier draw against Poland.
Rampla Juniors in Uruguay were ordered to play two matches in an empty stadium after crowd trouble. But could fans have cheated their suspension by getting on a boat? Sadly not. Pictures show a group of fans watching the club's game against Montevideo Wanderers in a conveniently placed vessel close to the action. Show More Summary
Palermo President Maurizio Zamparini has highlighted six possible transfer destinations for star striker Paulo Dybala this summer, and Chelsea are among the list of suitors for a summer move. As shared by ESPN FC, the list includes several...Show More Summary
Portugal comfortably beat Serbia in their Euro 2016 group qualifying match on Sunday night, as they were victorious by 2-1 in Lisbon. A header from Fabio Coentrao was enough for the home side to take the points and break Serbian hearts. Show More Summary
France recovered from their 3-1 loss to Brazil on Thursday by beating Denmark 2-0 at the Stade Geoffroy -Guichard. Alexandre Lacazette fired Les Bleus into the lead early on before Olivier Giroud doubled the advantage prior to the half-time whistle. Show More Summary
Diego Costa has proved quite the player for Chelsea this season. Never far from the headlines, he's given Jose Mourinho's side the very thing they have craved since Didier Drogba's departure in 2012: goals. For too long Chelsea had persevered with Fernando Torres in the hope he would rediscover that scoring touch, but he never quite did. Show More Summary
Xabi Alonso was one of the more esteemed invitees to the Liverpool charity game at Anfield today, and the Spaniard is still held in the highest regard by the Kop. Alonso spoke afterwards about how much he enjoyed taking part today, and how by just stepping back onto the Anfield pitch, it brought all the […]
Though he only spent three seasons at Liverpool, Luis Garcia will always be a Kop idol at Anfield for his huge role in the Champions League triumph of 2005. Garcia scored some crucial goals on the road to Istanbul, and that link ensured he was invited to take part in today’s charity game at Anfield. […]
Olivier Giroud transferred his fine goalscoring form at club level to the international scene tonight, with a lovely goal for France. Giroud scored Les Bleus’ second in their friendly with Denmark, running onto a lovely through ball, beating the offside trap and finishing neatly, placing the ball between the keeper’s legs. The Arsenal man is […]
Rogerio Ceni just refuses to retire without a fuss. The 42-year old veteran, who holds the record for most goals scored from set-pieces, added to his personal tally with a classic strike against Linense in the Paulista Championship tonight. The whole thing just looked inevitable as soon as Ceni placed the ball, and the sight […]
Captain Wayne Rooney says England are a tougher side to play against since their early exit at the World Cup finals.
France comfortably beat Denmark 2-0 in an international friendly on Sunday, as Les Bleus dominated from start to finish and missed several chances to add to their tally throughout the match. Playing mostly with younger or less-experienced...Show More Summary
Europe's giants were back in action on Sunday with the hopes of moving closer to Euro 2016, where Germany, Portugal and Scotland were among those claiming victory in their latest qualifiers. With a selection of the continental eliteShow More Summary
Mexico come off from a 1-0 win over Ecuador. Although El Tri secured their first victory of 2015, their performance was far from impressive. Jesus Corona kept his side ahead on more than one occasion, including a blocked penalty kick. Show More Summary