Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly asks to leave Man Utd

Cristiano Ronaldo wants to leave Manchester United for a second time, according to a report. Ronaldo returned to Old Trafford last year, having enjoyed a remarkable career in 12 seasons away with Real Madrid and Juventus. Manchester United star Cristiano Ronaldo But the veteran striker's homecoming campaign did not go entirely to plan, even if … Continue reading Cristiano Ronaldo reportedly asks to leave Man Utd

Rangers and Scotland great Goram dies at 58 after short cancer battle

Former Rangers and Scotland goalkeeper Andy Goram has passed away aged 58 after a short battle with cancer. The ex-Gers shot stopper revealed in May that he had been given a terminal diagnosis of stage four oesophageal cancer and had less than six months to live. Andy Goram won 43 caps for Scotland "The thoughts of … Continue reading Rangers and Scotland great Goram dies at 58 after short cancer battle

Grealish leads plaudits after England win U-19 Euros

Jack Grealish, Harry Kane and a host of other stars have congratulated England's Young Lions after they won the 2022 European Under-19 Championship. Ian Foster's side came from behind against Israel in Friday's final in Slovakia to win 3-1 after extra-time, five years after their last triumph in the tournament. England beat Israel 3-1 after extra-time … Continue reading Grealish leads plaudits after England win U-19 Euros

Transfer Talk, July 2, 2022: Manchester United edge closer to Christian Eriksen agreement

Manchester United have made a verbal contract offer to midfield maestro Christian Eriksen. The 30-year-old Dane dazzled at Brentford last term in helping the Bees secure Premier League survival and is currently a free agent. Christian Eriksen has reportedly been offered a two-year deal by Manchester United Thomas Frank would dearly love Eriksen to stay put in … Continue reading Transfer Talk, July 2, 2022: Manchester United edge closer to Christian Eriksen agreement

Mkhitaryan completes move to Inter after ‘perfect end’ to Roma career

Henrikh Mkhitaryan says winning the Europa Conference League was the "perfect end" to his Roma career after finalising a move to Serie A rivals Inter Milan. The ex-Armenia international spent three years at Stadio Olimpico, the first of those on loan, following an underwhelming spell in England with Manchester United and Arsenal. Henrikh Mkhitaryan reserved … Continue reading Mkhitaryan completes move to Inter after ‘perfect end’ to Roma career

Milan sign Florenzi from Roma on permanent deal

Milan have confirmed the signing of Alessandro Florenzi from Roma on a permanent deal following the right-back's successful spell on loan last season. Florenzi made 30 appearances in all competitions in the 2021-22 campaign, including 24 league outings in Milan's first Scudetto-winning campaign in 11 years. Alessandro Florenzi played a part in Milan's 2021-22 Scudetto … Continue reading Milan sign Florenzi from Roma on permanent deal

Botman aiming to help Newcastle ‘get to the top’ after completing move from Lille

Sven Botman is hoping to help Newcastle United in their goal to "get to the top" after finalising his move from Lille. Newcastle confirmed earlier this week a deal, worth a reported upfront cost of £31.8million (€37m), had been reached with Lille to sign the central defender. Sven Botman is officially a Newcastle United player … Continue reading Botman aiming to help Newcastle ‘get to the top’ after completing move from Lille

Aston Villa duo strike to secure Under-19 Euro triumph for England

Extra-time goals from Aston Villa duo Carney Chukwuemeka and Aaron Ramsey saw England beat Israel 3-1 in the UEFA European Under-19 Championship final.  Ian Foster's outfit put in a disappointing first half performance in Trnava, allowing the Blue and Whites to take the lead through Oscar Gloch five minutes before the break.  Aaron Ramsey played … Continue reading Aston Villa duo strike to secure Under-19 Euro triumph for England

Putellas marks historic 100th cap for Spain with a goal

Alexia Putellas became the first female to make 100 appearances for Spain and marked the occasion in style by scoring in a 1-1 draw against Italy. The 28-year-old made her debut for La Roja in 2013 and, less than a decade on, won her landmark century cap in Castel di Sangro on Friday. Alexia Putellas … Continue reading Putellas marks historic 100th cap for Spain with a goal

Qatar 2022 World Cup to implement semi-automated offside VAR

FIFA has confirmed it will utilise semi-automated VAR offside technology at the Qatar 2022 World Cup later this year, says head of refereeing Pierluigi Collina. The move to introduce further advancements in the VAR process for this year's showpiece tournament has been ongoing over the past few months. Pierluigi Collina says FIFA will use semi-automated VAR technology at … Continue reading Qatar 2022 World Cup to implement semi-automated offside VAR

Maldini signs new two-year director deal with AC Milan

Milan (AFP) – Paolo Maldini will stay on as AC Milan's technical director after signing a new two-year contract, the Serie A champions announced on Friday. Milan icon Maldini's new deal means that the seven-time European champions will keep the duo who built their Scudetto-winning side. Paolo Maldini helped rebuild Milan, work which culminated in last … Continue reading Maldini signs new two-year director deal with AC Milan

Salah ends speculation by signing new Liverpool contract

Liverpool (AFP) – Mohamed Salah ended speculation over his Liverpool future on Friday by signing a new contract that will reportedly run until 2025. Salah, who has scored 156 goals in 254 appearances for Liverpool, had entered the final year of his previous contract with talks stalling over the 30-year-old's wage demands. Going nowhere: Mohamed … Continue reading Salah ends speculation by signing new Liverpool contract