No more racism in football according to Fifa who disbands task force - originally posted on Soccerlens.com In an incredibly strange move, Fifa has disbanded its anti-racism task force, declaring that their work is complete. This act comes as a surprise given the corners surrounding the next World Cup in Russia. Show More Summary
Real Madrid drew their second La Liga fixture in succession on Saturday, 2-2 at Las Palmas to follow up a midweek 1-1 scoreline at home to Villarreal, but remain top of the table by a point ahead of Barcelona. Just as Los Blancos found...Show More Summary
Atletico Madrid and Villarreal made up some ground in the La Liga table with important wins Sunday. With Real Madrid earning only a draw against Las Palmas the day before, everyone in the league knew this would be an opportunity to gain two points with victories. Show More Summary
Charlie Austin, Dusan Tadic and substitute James Ward-Prowse all scored as Southampton won 3-0 at West Ham United's new London Stadium on Sunday. It was the day's only Premier League fixture, and the result has moved the increasingly...Show More Summary
As Arsenal thrashed Chelsea 3-0 on Saturday to extend their unbeaten run in the Premier League to five matches, Gunners fans must have felt as though they were watching a new team finally click. Many of the faces are familiar, but this particular composition appears to be jelling beautifully. Show More Summary
It might sounds like a dance craze, but in the eyes of Tottenham Hotspur fans, it has come to represent valuable parts of their club's squad committing their futures. The #PochettinoPose is that of Tottenham manager Mauricio Pochettino...Show More Summary
Just as they have in each of the two previous seasons, Juventus have got off to a slow start in 2016/17. Both times, coach Massimiliano Allegri has arrested his side’s poor form, but despite the fact he has yet to do so this term, the...Show More Summary
Leicester (United Kingdom) (AFP) – Leicester City may be unfamiliar Champions League opponents for Porto, who visit the King Power Stadium on Tuesday, but Islam Slimani is a player they know all too well. During his three seasons with...Show More Summary
Welcome to the latest episode of the World Soccer Talk Podcast, the longest running soccer podcast on the planet (since 2006). In this episode, host Nipun Chopra is joined by Kris Heneage and Kartik Krishnaiyer to discuss the sixth gameweek...Show More Summary
Milan (AFP) – As hard as he tries, Roma coach Luciano Spalletti is unlikely to convince fans this week that Francesco Totti is just another player for the Serie A giants. On Tuesday Totti turns 40 and the one-club man who is in his 25th...Show More Summary
Paris (AFP) – AFP Sports looks ahead to Tuesday’s Champions League action as last year’s winners Real Madrid go to Borussia Dortmund and Premier League champions Leicester City host Porto looking to claim a second win in as many games...Show More Summary
Of note: Several players competing in lesser leagues or with reserve squads are not listed. Americans with dual nationalities representing other national teams have also been omitted. ENGLAND Premier League Middlesbrough goalkeeper Brad Guzan: in the 18 but did not play in 2-1 defeat to Tottenham Hotspur Tottenham Hotspur defender Cameron Carter-Vickers: in the 18 […]
London (AFP) – Slaven Bilic has warned his West Ham flops they won’t be allowed to live off past achievements after Southampton condemned them to a fourth successive Premier League defeat. Bilic’s side were lauded after finishing seventh...Show More Summary
Los Angeles (AFP) – The Los Angeles Galaxy were denied a chance to qualify for the Major League Soccer post-season on their first attempt Sunday, losing 4-2 to the Seattle Sounders. Jordan Morris scored back-to-back goals in the second...Show More Summary
Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney remains the club's "main man" despite being dropped, says defender Chris Smalling.
Southampton's attacking display in their 3-0 victory at West Ham deserves credit, says MOTD2 pundit Kevin Kilbane.
Rangers boss Mark Warburton was furious with the award of a free-kick from which Aberdeen scored their winner in a 2-1 victory.
Teenager Oliver Burke becomes the first Scot to score in the Bundesliga for almost 17 years as RB Leipzig draw at Cologne.
Nice win 1-0 at Nancy without the injured Mario Balotelli, as Alassane Plea's goal sends them back to the top of Ligue 1.
Milan (AFP) – The Juventus attack is a work in progress, Marek Hamsik is on the Maradona trail for Napoli, it’s Totti time at inconsistent Roma and Gianluigi Donnarumma is arguably AC Milan’s biggest asset. Here are five things we learnt...Show More Summary