Arsenal are seemingly taking more of a proactive approach to this summer’s transfer window than they did during 2015. While goalkeeper Petr Cech was the only first team player to be signed last summer, the Gunners have already added £30 million central midfielder Granit Xhaka, and it’s not even June yet. Show More Summary
Berlin (AFP) – English champions Leicester City are set to strengthen their squad for next season by signing World Cup winner goalkeeper Ron-Robert Zieler from relegated Hanover 96, the German club announced on Sunday. The 27-year-old...Show More Summary
US Pulisic makes history If you think Marcus Rashford’s rise to prominence for England and Manchester United is defying belief, wait until you see how Christian Pulisic is getting on! The 17-year-old midfielder, who is a full year younger than Rashford, played nine times for Borussia Dortmund in the Bundesliga this season. Jurgen Klinsmann has been […]
US Big Sam dancing! Sunderland boss Sam Allardyce cemented his legendary status in the Premier League this past season by keeping his club in the top flight. The fact Newcastle were relegated by Sunderland staying up was of course an extra reason to celebrate and Sam Allardyce is currently a man who can enjoy life. And, […]
Catch the atmosphere inside a buoyant Windsor Park as Northern Ireland beat Belarus 3-0 in their last home game before the Euro 2016 finals.
Having won both the Serie A title and the Coppa Italia for the second consecutive season, Juventus appear to have made a conscious decision to target UEFA Champions League success next season and improve their performances on the continent. Being...Show More Summary
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