1. FIFA World Rankings: Latest Standings in First Release of 2015

    Germany begin 2015 atop the FIFA World Rankings after a period of minimal change in the international football calendar...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 5,421 reads 11 comments

  2. Barcelona to Snub 2014 Ballon d'Or Gala Despite Lionel Messi Nomination

    Barcelona president Josep Bartomeu has confirmed he won't attend FIFA 's Ballon d'Or ceremony on Monday after the governing body imposed a year-long transfer ban on the Catalan club...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 18,656 reads 60 comments

  3. Xavi Hernandez Injury: Updates on Barcelona Star's Calf and Return

    Xavi Hernandez is in the process of recovering from a micro-tear in his calf, and appears ready to return against Atletico Madrid . Continue for updates. Xavi Fit for Cup Clash Wednesday, Jan...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 15,466 reads 51 comments

  4. Barcelona Transfer News: Lionel Messi Reportedly Made Promise to Tito Vilanova

    Lionel Messi "is only still at Barcelona because he promised it to Tito Vilanova at his deathbed," according to former Blaugrana assistant coach Henk  ten Cate...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 39,008 reads 83 comments

  5. Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez Named in Barcelona Squad to Face Elche

    Luis Enrique has named Lionel Messi, Neymar and Luis Suarez in his Barcelona squad to face Elche on Thursday night...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 8,033 reads 35 comments

  6. Arsenal Transfer News: Krystian Bielik Confirms Deal Rumours, Petr Cech Latest

    Legia Warsaw youngster Krystian Bielik has confirmed he intends to join Arsenal and is just waiting for the clubs to strike an agreement before he moves to north London. The Premier League side has reportedly had a £1...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 21,707 reads 42 comments

  7. Chelsea Transfer News: Sergio Ramos Comment Fuels Real Madrid Exit Rumours

    Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos has sparked rumours of an unlikely transfer after dismissing the attraction of Spanish football, saying: "I prefer the English Premier League...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 37,106 reads 49 comments

  8. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Lionel Messi Rumours as Contract Details Emerge

    Lionel Messi's potential transfer from Barcelona to Chelsea continues to gain traction as the turmoil at Camp Nou intensifies...

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  9. Liverpool Transfer News: Steven Gerrard Sparks Rumours of Reds Return

    Steven Gerrard has admitted there's a possibility he could return to Liverpool on loan during the MLS offseason...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 24 days ago 9,197 reads 18 comments

  10. Ched Evans to Oldham: Latest Details and Reaction on Convicted Rapist's Future

    Ched Evans remains on the hunt for a new employer following his release from prison, having served a sentence for a rape conviction. Oldham are the latest club to reject his services...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 7,630 reads 19 comments

  11. Steven Gerrard to Los Angeles Galaxy: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Steven Gerrard will join the Los Angeles Galaxy in July, the team announced on Wednesday. The 34-year-old Liverpool captain will be brought on as a Designated Player during Major League Soccer's summer transfer window...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 29,542 reads 52 comments

  12. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Likely January Deals for Jose Mourinho

    Andre Schurrle and Mohamed Salah have been handed the opportunity to save their Chelsea careers, according to reports...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 9,635 reads 14 comments

  13. Liverpool Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Likely January Deals at Anfield

    Stoke City have emerged as Liverpool 's unlikely rivals for Xherdan Shaqiri's signature, according to reports...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 9,321 reads 25 comments

  14. Manchester United Transfer News: Latest on Ilkay Gundogan and January Plans

    One year ago Manchester United 's ultimately fruitless links to Toni Kroos and Claudio Marchisio dominated the January transfer window's rumour mill, but this season, it ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 16,471 reads 44 comments

  15. Arsenal Transfer News: Latest on Winston Reid and Arsene Wenger's January Plans

    Sam Allardyce has admitted centre-back Winston Reid has "no future" at West Ham but believes any English side who agrees to sign the defender ahead of his contract expiry may break Premier League rules...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 25 days ago 8,613 reads 11 comments

  16. Barcelona Transfer News: FIFA Ban Upheld by CAS Following Appeal

    Barcelona have had their 2015 transfer ban upheld by the Court of Arbitration for Sport (CAS), confirmed by Sky Sports on Tuesday: The official CAS statement is provided ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 22,118 reads 183 comments

  17. Danny Welbeck Injury: Updates on Arsenal Star's Thigh and Return

    Danny Welbeck is currently dealing with a thigh injury that has forced him to miss several matches already. The England international looks poised to return in earnest for the Gunners' encounter with fierce rivals Tottenham on Feb...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 13,490 reads 16 comments

  18. Barcelona Transfer News: Lionel Messi Rumours Swirl, Adama Traore Interest Rises

    The simplest mention of Lionel Messi 's name often kick-starts a whirlwind of speculation around the Barcelona star. This time, Cesc Fabregas ' "wish" to play alongside Messi at Chelsea has fired up the rumour mill once more...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 20,850 reads 25 comments

  19. Nelson Oliveira to Swansea: Latest Loan Details, Comments and Reaction

    Swansea City have announced the loan signing of Benfica forward Nelson Oliveira. The Portuguese club quietly revealed Oliveira will join the Premier League club for the rest ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 1,677 reads 1 comments

  20. Arsenal Transfer News: Latest Rumours on Morgan Schneiderlin, Petr Cech and More

    Arsene Wenger is rumoured to be in the market for a range of players as the January transfer window approaches, with Morgan Schneiderlin , Petr Cech and Moussa Sissoko currently among those linked to Arsenal ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 11,420 reads 32 comments

  21. Real Madrid Transfer News: Marco Reus Told to Join as Gareth Bale Rumours Grow

    Former Bayern Munich boss Jupp Heynckes has told Marco Reus to join Real Madrid . The legendary manager, who ended his stint at the Allianz Arena by winning an excellent treble ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 23,558 reads 94 comments

  22. DeAndre Yedlin to Tottenham: Latest Transfer Details, Comments and Reaction

    Exciting American full-back DeAndre Yedlin will join Tottenham Hotspur in January after finally being granted a work permit to play in the English Premier League...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 17,050 reads 35 comments

  23. Chelsea Transfer News: Latest Lionel Messi Rumours, Adidas Tipped to Boost Bid

    Lionel Messi is "considering a summer move to Chelsea after becoming embroiled in a cash dispute" with Barcelona, according to James Dickenson of the Express , who cites another ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 35,038 reads 130 comments

  24. Liverpool Transfer News: Paul Pogba Bid Urged, Latest on Fernando Torres Rumours

    Former Liverpool striker Michael Owen believes Paul Pogba is the "ideal replacement" for Steven Gerrard ...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 8,447 reads 21 comments

  25. Cristiano Ronaldo and Real Madrid Stars Named 'Wimps' by Juan Mercier

    San Lorenzo captain Juan Mercier has labelled Real Madrid 's players "wimps" and accused them of diving during the FIFA Club World Cup final...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 1 month ago 14,332 reads 100 comments