Home » Archives by category » FOOTBALL

Sport to conduct security reviews after Manchester attack

Sport to conduct security reviews after Manchester attack

Media playback is not supported on this device Man Utd players hold minute’s silence Sporting events and venues in England are conducting major security reviews after 22 people were killed in an attack at Manchester Arena. The Great City Games, an open and free event for the public, is due to take place in Manchester […]

‘Man Utd must be on the front foot in Europa League final’

‘Man Utd must be on the front foot in Europa League final’

Phil Neville is co-commentating on the Europa League final for BBC Radio 5 live on Wednesday, 24 May. Build-up to Ajax v Manchester United starts at 18:30 BST, with kick-off at 19:45. My fear for Manchester United in the Europa League final is they are weighed down by the pressure of having to win it […]

Jermain Defoe: Sunderland striker set to join Bournemouth on free transfer

Jermain Defoe: Sunderland striker set to join Bournemouth on free transfer

Jermain Defoe scored 18 times during a loan spell at Bournemouth in the 2000-01 season Sunderland striker Jermain Defoe is close to signing for Bournemouth on a free transfer. The England player, 34, joined Sunderland in January 2015, scoring 15 goals for the Black Cats who have been relegated to the Championship. A teenage Defoe […]

Andrea Radrizzani: Italian businessman completes Leeds United takeover

Andrea Radrizzani: Italian businessman completes Leeds United takeover

Massimo Cellino was pictured with Andrea Radrizzani (far right) at Leeds’ game at QPR in August 2016 Italian businessman Andrea Radrizzani has completed his takeover of Leeds United, ending Massimo Cellino’s three-year spell as the club’s owner. Radrizzani had purchased a 50% stake in the Championship club in January with a view to buying the […]

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final as appeal fails

Koscielny to miss FA Cup final as appeal fails

Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny (second right) was sent off in the 14th minute against Everton Defender Laurent Koscielny is out of Saturday’s FA Cup final after Arsenal’s appeal against his red card in their 3-1 win over Everton was dismissed by the Football Association. The France international was dismissed for a tackle on Enner Valencia […]

Europa League final analysis: ‘Man Utd must be on the front foot’

Europa League final analysis: ‘Man Utd must be on the front foot’

Phil Neville is co-commentating on the Europa League final for BBC Radio 5 live on Wednesday, 24 May. Build-up to Ajax v Manchester United starts at 18:30 BST, with kick-off at 19:45. My fear for Manchester United in the Europa League final is they are weighed down by the pressure of having to win it […]

Herrera excited by chance to make history for Man Utd

Herrera excited by chance to make history for Man Utd

Ander Herrera with his fans’ player of the season award Manchester United must focus on making history when they face Ajax in the Europa League final on Wednesday, says midfielder Ander Herrera. The Spaniard, 27, is “really excited” by the chance to help United win the competition for the first time. And he says United’s […]

Chelsea’s Conte named manager of the year by LMA

Chelsea’s Conte named manager of the year by LMA

Conte previously managed Juventus and Italy before taking over at Chelsea Chelsea boss Antonio Conte won the top two prizes at the League Managers’ Association’s annual awards evening. The Italian was named manager of the year and Premier League manager of the year after leading the Blues to the title in his first season in […]

Former Barcelona president Rosell arrested

Former Barcelona president Rosell arrested

Sandro Rosell was Barcelona president from 2010 to 2014 Former Barcelona president Sandro Rosell has been arrested as part of a money-laundering investigation. A number of other people were also held as police raided nine offices and homes in north-eastern Catalonia. The arrests are part of an investigation into rights sales relating to Brazil, police […]

Alan Browne: Preston midfielder called up to Republic of Ireland squad

Alan Browne: Preston midfielder called up to Republic of Ireland squad

Alan Browne joined Preston North End from Cork City in 2014 Preston midfielder Alan Browne has been added to the Republic of Ireland squad for next month’s two friendlies and the World Cup qualifier against Austria. Uncapped Corkman Browne previously played for the Republic’s Under-21s. The 22-year-old joins his Preston club-mates Aiden McGeady, Daryl Horgan […]

Page 1 of 349123Next ›Last »