1. Euro 2020: Wembley Confident of Hosting Final

    The Football Association is confident that Wembley will be awarded the right to host the semi-finals and final of Euro 2020, and will consider bidding to stage the entire Euro 2028 competition...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 17 reads 0 comments

  2. Can Resurgent Ganso Play Important Role in Brazil Future?

    The rise and fall of Ganso had been one of the most intriguing storylines in Brazilian football over the past few years. An elegant No...

    Christopher Atkins Written by Christopher Atkins about 14 hours ago 956 reads 1 comments

  3. Romelu Lukaku vs. Chelsea and 9 Other Big Grudge Matches

    Romelu Lukaku faces his former club Chelsea on Saturday evening for the very first time since the giant frontman left Stamford Bridge to join Everton in acrimonious circumstances earlier this month...

    Richard Morgan Written by Richard Morgan about 14 hours ago 4,492 reads 8 comments

  4. Manchester United Star Di Maria's Journey from Coal Shed to Theatre of Dreams

    For a young boy growing up in the poverty of suburban Argentina, there are few ways to achieve a better life...

    Daniel  Edwards Written by Daniel Edwards about 14 hours ago 11,594 reads 23 comments

  5. Ki Signs New Four-Year Contract

    Swans midfielder Ki Sung-Yueng has today signed a new four-year contract that will keep him at the Liberty Stadium until 2018...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  6. Xabi Alonso and the 2014 Summer International Retirements XI

    This week, Spain midfielder Xabi Alonso announced his international retirement, making the 32-year-old the next in a long line of decorated players to make their exit from the international stage this summer...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 15 hours ago 3,522 reads 16 comments

  7. Andrea Pirlo Injury: Updates on Juventus Midfielder's Hip and Return

    Midfielder Andrea Pirlo has been the driving force behind Juventus ' success in recent years, but the Bianconeri will have to begin the Serie A season without the Italian star...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 hours ago 2,946 reads 11 comments

  8. Swansea 1-0 Rotherham: Bafetimbi Gomis Opens Swansea Account

    Swansea boss Garry Monk swapped his club suit and tie for a casual open neck and jeans on the touchline – but there was nothing dress down about his team's display...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 15 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Olivier Giroud Injury Could Be Blessing in Disguise for Arsenal

    Olivier Giroud ’s injury is ostensibly a significant blow to Arsenal ’s title challenge. The Frenchman was the Gunners’ top scorer last season, and he began the season as Arsene Wenger’s No...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 15 hours ago 18,643 reads 61 comments

  10. Italy, Time to Let Go of Pirlo

    Andrea Pirlo's national team future remains in the balance, but Adam Scime has the ostensibly unpopular belief that a graceful passing of the baton is in order...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 15 hours ago 299 reads 0 comments

  11. 10 Players to Watch in World Football for Weekend of August 29-31

    We've given you our matches to watch for this coming weekend—now it's the turn of the players to be focused on, looking at who might be worth keeping an eye on over the next few days...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 15 hours ago 3,969 reads 5 comments

  12. Lacazette Replaces Injured Giroud for Friendlies

    Didier Deschamps has named his latest squad and included new boy Remy Cabella and Moussa Sissoko, though the word in France is that Cabella may have missed out if it hadn't been for ...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 15 hours ago 18 reads 0 comments

  13. Manchester City Forwards Strike Right Note for Premier and Champions League Push

    The beauty of the Premier League lies in its competitiveness. The majority of foreign players who come to the league for the first time are taken aback by the depth of quality on display...

    Rob Pollard Written by Rob Pollard about 15 hours ago 830 reads 2 comments

  14. How Potential Transfer of Xabi Alonso to Bayern Munich Affects Real Madrid

    At what point do similar events become an identifiable trend? In the wake of Angel Di Maria's departure to Manchester United , Xabi Alonso also appears set to flee the Bernabeu , ready to switch from Real Madrid to Bayern Munich...

    Tim Collins Written by Tim Collins about 15 hours ago 4,286 reads 20 comments

  15. FC Augsburg vs. Borussia Dortmund: How BVB Will Line Up in Bundesliga Clash

    Borussia Dortmund travel to southern Germany on Friday night as they try once again to get their Bundesliga campaign up and running, with a tricky away tie to FC Augsburg ...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 15 hours ago 1,298 reads 4 comments

  16. Lambert Gives Verdict on Delph's England Call-Up

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  17. Cristiano Ronaldo Opens Up on Lionel Messi Rivalry and Injury Struggles

    Cristiano Ronaldo believes he and Lionel Messi are "colleagues" and says he isn't fazed by consistent comparisons to the Barcelona forward...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 16 hours ago 35,114 reads 110 comments

  18. 5 Things to Watch Out for in Serie A Week 1

    Finally, Serie A is back in action. Europe's other top leagues have all started, but the football is just getting underway in Italy with a bumper weekend packed full of fascinating fixtures...

    Colin O'Brien Written by Colin O'Brien about 16 hours ago 1,831 reads 5 comments

  19. Roy Hodgson Cites Jack Colback's 'Ginger Pirlo' Nickname to Twitter's Bemusement

    Roy Hodgson named four newcomers in his England squad to face Norway in a friendly on September 3 and a Euro 2016 friendly in Switzerland five days later. The quartet included Newcastle United midfielder Jack Colback ...

    Lee Walker Written by Lee Walker about 16 hours ago 8,801 reads 8 comments

  20. Chelsea Don't Need Transfer Additions Unless Exceptional Talent Is Available

    Even with Diego Costa's recent hamstring injury, Chelsea look strong this season. Matt Law of the Daily Telegraph broke the news of the Spaniard's latest ailment this week, but there's little need to panic...

    Garry Hayes Written by Garry Hayes about 16 hours ago 6,658 reads 16 comments

  21. Why Barcelona Have Beaten Real Madrid in Summer Transfer Window

    Barcelona have had a better summer transfer window than Real Madrid , although you would expect supporters of Los Blancos to disagree...

    Rik Sharma Written by Rik Sharma about 16 hours ago 17,333 reads 79 comments

  22. Champions League Group-Stage Draw: Live Results, Highlights and Reaction

    Grimaldi Forum—Monaco Champions League Group-Stage Draw (16:45 p.m. BST / 11:45 a.m. ET) Group A: Atletico Madrid, Juventus, Olympiacos, Malmo Group ...

    Jerrad Peters Written by Jerrad Peters about 16 hours ago 49,240 reads 183 comments

  23. Everton vs. Chelsea: How the Blues Will Line Up in Premier League Clash

    Chelsea ’s last Premier League match before the international break is a trip to Merseyside to face Everton at Goodison Park...

    Rowanne Westhenry Written by Rowanne Westhenry about 16 hours ago 12,920 reads 25 comments

  24. Ronaldo: 'I'm Not in Competition with Lionel Messi. I Always Think I'm Better'

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 16 hours ago 528 reads 3 comments

  25. Manchester United: Assessing Whether Angel Di Maria Is Worth His Transfer Fee

    Becoming the fourth signing of the summer for Manchester United , Angel Di Maria signed a five-year deal for the English club on Tuesday. While few would dare deny his talent, his transfer fee of £59...

    Jake  Nisse Written by Jake Nisse about 17 hours ago 10,822 reads 71 comments