Portugal without Ronaldo for opening World Cup qualifier

Published : 11:11 pm  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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European champions Portugal will be without Cristiano Ronaldo for their opening World Cup qualifier in Switzerland after he was left out of the squad on Friday.

Casillas left out of Spain squad by new coach Lopetegui

Published : 11:02 pm  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Spain coach Julen Lopetegui has left former captain and all-time record appearance maker Iker Casillas out of his first squad since taking charge of the national team.

Rodriguez could become a problem for Real – Zidane

Published : 10:58 pm  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane has opened the door to out-of-favour midfielder James Rodriguez leaving the club by admitting the player’s lack of appearances could become a problem.

Henry joins Belgium as assistant to coach Martinez

Published : 10:52 pm  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Thierry Henry will be an assistant to new Belgium coach Roberto Martinez as they start their bid to qualify for the next World Cup finals in Russia.

United will respect Europa League, says Herrera

Published : 10:47 pm  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester United are excited about participating in the Europa League this season and Jose Mourinho’s side will be taking the competition seriously, midfielder Ander Herrera said on Thursday.

Ronaldo voted UEFA’s 2015-16 Best Player in Europe

Published : 9:55 am  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Cristiano Ronaldo has been voted UEFA’s 2015-16 Best Player in Europe ahead of Real Madrid team mate Gareth Bale and Atletico Madrid’s Antoine Griezmann.

Guardiola returning to Barca in Champions League

Published : 9:50 am  August 26, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Pep Guardiola will return to the Nou Camp in the Champions League group stage after his new club Manchester City were drawn against his former Barcelona team on Thursday in one of the toughest of the eight groups.

Liverpool look to their Mane man at Spurs

Published : 1:03 pm  August 25, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Such is the impact Sadio Mane has made on Liverpool that the 24-year-old is an automatic pick to face Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League on Saturday while experienced international team mates scrap it out to play alongside him.

Burnley and Middlesbrough sent packing in League Cup

Published : 11:48 am  August 25, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Premier League teams Burnley and Middlesbrough were knocked out of the English Cup by lower-league teams in the second round on Wednesday.

Liverpool’s Sturridge frustrated with wide role under Klopp

Published : 11:43 am  August 25, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Liverpool’s Daniel Sturridge has urged manager Juergen Klopp to deploy him in his favoured centre forward position, where he operates on “autopilot”.

United will be Schweinsteiger’s last European club

Published : 10:05 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester United midfielder Bastian Schweinsteiger says he will not play for another club in Europe despite being unable to seal a place in the squad under new manager Jose Mourinho.

Bale targets Champions League final in Cardiff with Real Madrid

Published : 9:56 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Real Madrid winger Gareth Bale said on Wednesday he has an extra incentive to reach a third Champions League final in four years because the title game will be played in his hometown of Cardiff

Rooney would be great for MLS, says Portland Timbers owner

Published : 9:53 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney would be a “great signing” for Major League Soccer, Portland Timbers owner Merritt Paulson has said, adding that the 30-year-old still has plenty to offer.

West Ham trying to sign Bony from Manchester City, says Bilic

Published : 9:50 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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West Ham United manager Slaven Bilic has confirmed the club are trying to sign striker Wilfried Bony from Premier League rivals Manchester City.

Chelsea need to be better at killing off games, says Conte

Published : 9:43 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Chelsea must develop a ruthless mentality to kill games and not invite pressure from their opposition, manager Antonio Conte has said after his side endured a tense finale in their 3-2 League Cup win against third-tier Bristol Rovers.

West Brom, Watford out of League Cup, Liverpool rout Burton

Published : 9:35 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Premier League West Bromwich Albion and Watford were knocked out in the League Cup second round by lower-league opponents on Tuesday as a strong Liverpool side crushed championship Burton Albion 5-0.

Aguero cannot ‘disappear’ when City lose possession -Guardiola

Published : 9:30 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola has urged striker Sergio Aguero to help his side maintain pressure on opponents and not “disappear” when his side do not have possession of the ball.

Bravo’s impending City arrival set to signal Hart exit

Published : 9:23 pm  August 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Claudio Bravo was pictured leaving Barcelona Airport on Tuesday and his expected move to Manchester City is likely to trigger the departure of England goalkeeper Joe Hart.

Tite brings changes for Brazil’s Cup qualifiers

Published : 10:30 am  August 23, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former Spurs midfielder Paulinho was the surprise inclusion in a revamped Brazil squad for crucial World Cup qualifiers against Ecuador and Colombia next month, new coach Tite said on Monday.

‘Disappointing’ Arsenal lacks physical presence, feels Vieira

Published : 10:07 pm  August 22, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former captain Patrick Vieira supports manager Arsene Wenger’s stringent transfer policy at Arsenal but said reinforcements might be needed following the north London side’s lacklustre start to the Premier League campaign.

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