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Mourinho: I do not have a contract with Man United

Jose Mourinho insists he does not have a contract with Manchester United to take over as the club's manager next season.
Mourinho has been heavily tipped to become United manager next season with Louis van Gaal coming under fire for a dour style of play after heavy investment in the transfer [...]

Tue, 12 April 2016


Johan Cruyff: How the Dutch legend changed the modern game

He may be gone, but his impact will be long-lasting. Johan Cruyff changed football forever: as a player, a coach, an advisor and one of the game's great thinkers, the Dutch legend leaves a lasting legacy. He transformed the sport in the modern era.

Cruyff liked to be different. Determined t [...]

Mon, 28 March 2016


FIFA approves trial for video assistant referees

The International Football Association Board (IFAB) has approved trials for video assistant referees.

A decision to test the advantages and disadvantage of video assistants in private before implementing live experiments for the 2017-18 season was taken at IFAB's annual general meeting in C [...]

Mon, 07 March 2016


Pep not expected to win the treble - Rummenigge

Bayern Munich chairman Karl-Heinz Rummenigge believes the prospects of the club winning the Bundesliga, DFB-Pokal and Champions League treble this season are remote.

League champions Bayern preserved their five point advantage at the top of Germany’s top flight with a goalless draw at nea [...]

Mon, 07 March 2016


’Almost impossible’ - Hiddink gives up on top four

Guus Hiddink believes finishing in the Premier League's top four is "almost impossible" for Chelsea following a 1-1 draw with Stoke City on Saturday.

Bertrand Traore fired the reigning champions into a first-half lead at Stamford Bridge, but Stoke equalised through Mame Biram Diou [...]

Mon, 07 March 2016


Siasia wants NFF to suspend league over Egypt clash

Interim coach of the Super Eagles, Samson Siasia, has appealed to the Nigeria Football Federation, NFF, to reschedule some Nigeria premier league matches prior to the all-important clash between the Eagles and Pharaohs of Egypt later this month.

Siasia, who spoke to journalists at the NFF secre [...]

Mon, 07 March 2016


Meet the new FIFA boss: Gianni Infantino

 

Name: Gianni Infantino

Born: March 23, 1970 in Brig, Switzerland

Occupation: FIFA President

 

Why is he in the news?

Infantino is the new head of soccer’s world governing body after winning Friday’s FIFA presidential el [...]

Sun, 28 February 2016


Aubameyang: My dream is to play for Real Madrid

Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has sparked more speculation regarding his future after revealing his dream is to play for Real Madrid The Gabon international, 26, has enjoyed the best season of his career to date and has already scored 20 Bundesliga goals this term.

His pro [...]

Sun, 21 February 2016


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