French striker Olivier Giroud plundered his sixth goal in three Asian tour games as Arsenal marked manager Arsene Wenger’s return to his former club Nagoya Grampus with a 3-1 win on Monday.
Pep Guardiola’s former team meets his current employers in Wednesday’s friendly when European champions Bayern Munich host Spanish giants Barcelona, who are on the hunt for a new manager.
Versatile defender Micah Richards wants to remain at Manchester City — but warned that he must be playing regularly.
Manchester United manager David Moyes on Monday revealed he has stepped up his pursuit of Cesc Fabregas after making a second bid for the Barcelona midfielder.
Spurs manager Andre Villas-Boas said on Monday that he wants to add more new signings to his squad, after swooping for Belgium frontman Nacer Chadli.
English football giants Chelsea cruised to a 4-1 victory over a Malaysian selection as part of their pre-season Asia tour on Sunday.
Nine-times European champions Real Madrid fielded their big guns on Sunday for a friendly against Bournemouth that was all about a once-in-a-lifetime occasion for the English second tier club rather than the Spanish giants’ 6-0 victory.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers said Monday he expects unsettled star Luis Suarez to stay with the club after the Uruguay striker arrived in Australia to join his teammates in “great spirits”.
Manchester City arrived in Hong Kong on Monday without new manager Manuel Pellegrini, but assistant manager Brian Kidd insisted the team’s pre-season build-up was on track despite the Chilean’s absence.
Barcelona’s preparations for next season were thrown off course on Friday when the Spanish champions unexpectedly announced coach Tito Vilanova was stepping down due to ill health.
Brazil striker Robinho has extended his contract with AC Milan to the end of the 2015/16 season, the Serie A club said on Thursday.
Spain international striker Alvaro Negredo became Manchester City’s third major signing of the close-season when he completed his move from Sevilla to the Premier League club on Friday.
Manager David Moyes said Friday he hopes to have some good news about the possibility of Barcelona’s Cesc Fabregas joining Manchester United in the “next day or so.”
Manchester United manager David Moyes Thursday avoided talking about the burning question of Wayne Rooney’s playing future, but club legend Bryan Robson insisted the star striker was “not for sale”.
Manchester United have rejected a bid from English Premier League rivals Chelsea for Wayne Rooney, British media reported on Wednesday.
Chelsea defender Branislav Ivanovic said Tuesday he would be happy to team up with Liverpool striker Luis Suarez despite last season’s notorious biting incident.
Edinson Cavani was on Tuesday officially unveiled as Paris Saint-Germain’s latest mega-signing, the striker joining the French champions for a Ligue 1 record 64 million euros ($84 million) from Napoli.
Manchester United have made a 25 million ($37.7 million, 28.9-million-euros) offer for Barcelona midfielder Cesc Fabregas, reports in the British media suggested on Monday.
Liverpool captain Steven Gerrard on Monday signed a new two-year contract extension with the only club he has ever played for, an Anfield statement announced.
Real Madrid headed a trio of European soccer clubs at the top of a list of the world’s 50 most valuable sports teams released by Forbes on Monday which was dominated by National Football League (NFL) franchises.