Koscielny backs new-look Arsenal defence
Laurent Koscielny believes Arsenal's defensive rethink can help drive Arsene Wenger's side to a top-four finish in the Premier League.
Benitez steers Newcastle back to Premier League
Rafael Benitez succeeded in his gamble of staying on as manager as he steered Newcastle United straight back up to the Premier League with a 4-1 win over Preston on Monday.
Messi becomes first La Liga player to score 500 goals after Real Madrid’s defeat
Lionel Messi was at his record-breaking, breathtaking best on Sunday as a stunning late strike helped Barcelona to Clasico glory over Real Madrid and moved him to 500 goals for the Catalan giants.
All hands are on deck to ensure Eagles’ victory over Bafana Bafana
As the nation’s senior national team prepares for next month’s African Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Bafana Bafana, the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has assured of Super Eagles readiness for the epic encounter.
Lagos Assembly calls for rules on soccer view centres
Following the death of some football fans in Calabar, Cross River State, the Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly, Mudashiru Obasa, has called on the executive arm of government...
No regrets playing Bale in Clasico, says Zidane
Real Madrid coach Zinedine Zidane is adamant he does not regret naming Gareth Bale in his starting XI for Sunday’s 3-2 defeat against Barcelona regardless of the Wales international’s renewed injury problems.
Conte happy for Hazard to put team first
Chelsea boss Antonio Conte wants playmaker Eden Hazard to keep putting the needs of the team ahead of his own personal glory after his starring role in the FA Cup semi-final win over Tottenham Hotspur.
Messi hails Clasico win as 'important step' in title race
Lionel Messi on Monday hailed Barcelona's dramatic 3-2 Clasico victory over arch-rivals Real Madrid as an "important step" in the race for the La Liga title.