Arsenal suffer Maitland-Niles blow
Arsenal's highly-regarded midfielder Ainsley Maitland-Niles could be out for as long as two months after suffering a "small fracture" to his left leg, the club said Thursday.
Six new signings to watch in La Liga
Spanish football heads into the post-Cristiano Ronaldo and Andres Iniesta era as the 2018-19 La Liga season begins this weekend. With these two greats of the modern age having moved on, AFP Sport picks out six new signings to watch in the coming campaign. THOMAS LEMAR (ATLETICO MADRID) Age: 22 Position: Attacking midfielder/winger Previous club:…
Champions League glory not pivotal to being judged a success: De Bruyne
Manchester City don't need to win the Champions League to be judged a success, claims Belgian star Kevin de Bruyne in an interview with the BBC.
Ivory Coast star Zaha commits to Crystal Palace
Wilfried Zaha gave Crystal Palace a huge boost on Wednesday by signing a new contract which will see him tied to the Premier League club till the end of the 2022/23 campaign.
The great political transfer window
Every four years, football plays a most wonderful game of What If. What if you have Luka Modric, who plays for Real Madrid, and Ivan Rakitic, who plays for Barcelona, marshalling the same midfield? Can Mo Salah be Mo Salah without Firmino and Sadio Mane? There are other tournaments, of course, but the World Cup…
Nigeria beats Bulgaria, qualifies for final
Nigeria’s representatives in the ongoing 2018 SATUC five-a-side football World Cup, John Utaka Foundation fought hard yesterday to beat hard fighting hosts, Bulgaria, 1-0 to qualify for the final of the competition. The tournament’s highest goal scorer, Arafat Hussain scored Nigeria’s winning goal to increase his goals tally to seven in the competition. Nigeria will…
Chelsea midfielder Bakayoko joins AC Milan on loan
France international Tiemoue Bakayoko has signed on loan for AC Milan, the resurgent Serie A side announced on Monday, bringing an end to the midfielder's frustrating spell at Chelsea.
Eto'o signs for Qatar league side
Veteran Cameroon star Samuel Eto'o has signed for Qatar league side, Qatar Sports Club, it was announced Monday, just days after he ended a brief stay at Turkish side Konyaspor.
Liverpool's Salah reported over allegedly using mobile while driving
Egyptian star Mohamed Salah could be in trouble with police after his club Liverpool passed a video apparently showing him using his mobile phone while driving.