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Women’s Champions League: Chelsea thumped by Wolfsburg at Stamford Bridge

Women’s Champions League: Chelsea thumped by Wolfsburg at Stamford Bridge

Zsanett Jakabfi scores against Chelsea Chelsea Ladies’ Women’s Champions League hopes were all but ended as they lost 3-0 to Wolfsburg in their first ever game at Stamford Bridge. Hungary midfielder Zsanett Jakabfi’s hat-trick gave the German side control of the round of 32 tie. Chelsea, who are currently second in the English top flight, […]

Women’s Champions League: Hibernian hammered by Bayern Munich

Women’s Champions League: Hibernian hammered by Bayern Munich

Hibs had no answer to Bayern’s power in the air Bayern Munich showed their class against a young Hibs Ladies side with a comfortable 6-0 win at Easter Road in the Uefa Women’s Champions League. Goals from Stefanie Van Der Gragt, Vivianne Miedema and Melanie Leupolz gave Bayern a 3-0 half-time lead. Miedema and Leupolz […]

Footballer severs finger in ring mishap

Footballer severs finger in ring mishap

Image copyright Donegal News Image caption The Finn Harps captain drove himself to hospital Former Derry City striker Kevin McHugh’s season looks to be over after a freak accident almost completely sliced off his finger. The Finn Harps captain was hosting a coaching session in County Donegal when his wedding ring got caught in a […]

‘Premier League chance special for me and US football’

‘Premier League chance special for me and US football’

New Swansea City boss Bob Bradley is the club’s fifth manager since reaching the Premier League in 2011 Swansea City’s new manager Bob Bradley says his appointment is a key moment for United States football. The 58-year-old former USA boss is the first American to manage in the Premier League, following the Swans’ sacking of […]

Cardiff City sack Paul Trollope as head coach

Cardiff City sack Paul Trollope as head coach

Paul Trollope left a coaching role with Wales to join Cardiff Cardiff City have sacked Paul Trollope as head coach after less than five months in charge. The Bluebirds are second from bottom of the Championship after only two wins in 11 matches. Assistant coach Lennie Lawrence and performance director Ryland Morgans have also left […]

Burnley’s Keane gets first England call-up

Burnley’s Keane gets first England call-up

Michael Keane joined Burnley from Manchester United in September 2014 Burnley defender Michael Keane has been handed his first international call-up after Stoke’s Glen Johnson withdrew from the England squad through injury. Keane, 23, who has played for England at under-19, under-20 and under-21 levels, will report to St George’s Park on Tuesday with the […]

Wayne Rooney: England captain says boss Gareth Southgate has chance to stake claim

Wayne Rooney: England captain says boss Gareth Southgate has chance to stake claim

Media playback is not supported on this device Allardyce departure a shame – Rooney Gareth Southgate has a chance to stake his claim to become England manager on a permanent basis, says captain Wayne Rooney. Southgate, 46, vacated his role as under-21s boss to take temporary charge of the senior team following the departure of […]

Sunderland’s Jan Kirchhoff out for up to eight weeks

Sunderland’s Jan Kirchhoff out for up to eight weeks

Kirchhoff joined Sunderland from Bayern Munich in January Sunderland midfielder Jan Kirchhoff has been ruled out for six to eight weeks with a hamstring injury. The 26-year-old German suffered the injury in the 1-1 Premier League draw with West Brom and was taken off on a stretcher after 56 minutes. Kirchhoff, who can also play […]

‘Premier League chance special for me and US football’

‘Premier League chance special for me and US football’

New Swansea City boss Bob Bradley is the club’s fifth manager since reaching the Premier League in 2011 Swansea City’s new manager Bob Bradley says his appointment is a key moment for United States football. The 58-year-old former USA boss is the first American to manage in the Premier League, following the Swans’ sacking of […]

Burnley’s Keane gets first England call-up

Burnley’s Keane gets first England call-up

Michael Keane joined Burnley from Manchester United in September 2014 Burnley defender Michael Keane has been handed his first international call-up after Stoke’s Glen Johnson withdrew from the England squad through injury. Keane, 23, who has played for England at under-19, under-20 and under-21 levels, will report to St George’s Park on Tuesday with the […]