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'There are people who don't want Neymar to return' - Messi
The Blaugrana superstar says the Brazilian international’s controversial departure has left a bad taste in the mouth of some at Camp Nou.
England overreacted a bit, says Bulgaria goalkeeper amid racism storm
Racist abuse aimed towards Three Lions players has received widespread condemnation.
Mo Farah has 'no tolerance' for anyone breaking the rules
The star’s former coach Alberto Salazar was given a four-year ban for doping violations.
'If the linesman keeps the flag down' - De Gea says Man United were distracted for Arsenal goal
The goalkeeper was frustrated by his side’s reaction to the Gunners’ goal as well as the dropped points that came because of it.
Man United not replacing Lukaku and Sanchez the right decision, says Solskjaer
Mason Greenwood showed his potential with a goal in the Europa League on Thursday.
Ex-Liverpool youngster says he was 'lied to' during Rangers transfer saga
Ryan Kent got the move to Ibrox he craved but not without a frustrating period, but almost ended up at a different club.
England would have 'won everything' if Guardiola was manager
Wayne Rooney says that the Three Lions’ golden generation would have achieved more under the Man City boss.
Real Betis star Fekir blames 'lies' for failed Liverpool move
The former Lyon captain has given his thoughts on why his transfer to the current European champions didn’t happen in 2018.
Messi's annual Barcelona exit option does not worry Pique
The clause is said to have come into effect when five-time Ballon d’Or winner turned 32 in June.
Rice: I've got the ability to play for Manchester United
The Hammers talent believes he has what it takes to step up, but feels it isn’t the right time at the moment.
FAI chief Mooney says he was unaware of €300,000 walk payments
The former Cork City goalkeeper was appointed general manager of the John Giles Foundation in 2010.
Wolves' €22 million summer signing accuses Italian clubs of favouring foreign players
AC Milan sold Patrick Cutrone to the Premier League side in July.
James Maddison could take Liverpool to next level - Carragher
The Reds would be boosted by the arrival of a new playmaker and the Leicester star is the man, according to the Liverpool legend.
Neymar 'would be a bomb inside the locker room,' warns Barca great
Hristo Stoichkov insists that it is a bad idea to recruit the Brazilian for a second spell at the club.
Mourinho says Man City's B team could win Premier League, but not United, Chelsea or Arsenal
The reigning champions cruised to a resounding 5-0 victory in their opening game against West Ham.
Man United need to find a new Robson, says Solskjaer
Newcastle United’s Sean Longstaff has been linked, though the Magpies are rumoured to have demanded a £50 million fee
Doping scandal guru says drugs still widespread in baseball
Victor Conte told USA Today that players had worked out how to elude testers.
'Messi played the referee against PSG' - Silva
The Brazilian believes the Barcelona man has previously profited from poor calls at club level.
Liverpool looking to extend Klopp's contract - agent
After guiding the Reds to a sixth European success, the Anfield outfit are believed to be keen to offer their manager a new deal.
Pogba's agent says midfielder 'in process' of leaving Man United - report
The France international has had a topsy-turvy stay at Old Trafford since joining for a then-world-record fee.
‘Liverpool don’t need £100m signings’, says Barnes
John Barnes believes Jurgen Klopp boasts a strong enough starting XI to make further depth the only transfer requirement at Anfield.
Neymar wants Barcelona return, club say
Jodi Cardoner is aware of the speculation linking the Paris Saint-Germain forward with a summer switch, but insists no discussions have been held.
Collina 'surprised' by furore over refereeing at Women's World Cup
There have been several controversial refereeing decisions at the Women’s World Cup, but Pierluigi Collina has defended the new laws.
Spanish tennis player strongly denies match-fixing allegations
Feliciano Lopez categorically denied a report that a match he and doubles partner Marc Lopez lost at Wimbledon in 2017 was fixed.
Paul Pogba says he has been 'judged differently' after £89 million Man United move
Moving for a world-record fee as a midfielder made him the target of criticism, the France star believes.
'Declan Rice, Fabian Delph, Ross Barkley. That is not an international midfield'
Gary Neville believes Harry Winks could be the solution to England’s problems.
‘Liverpool need a Fernandinho, and Firmino alternative’
Stan Collymore believes another proven frontman will make the Champions League winners even stronger in 2019-20.
Champions League success will mean more at Spurs than Man United – Pochettino
The Argentine coach was linked with a move to the Red Devils before Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s permanent appointment.
Woman (69) avoids jail term after trying to process bogus personal injury claim
Winnifred Lawrence was sent forward to Dublin Circuit Criminal Court on signed pleas of guilty from the District Court.
Taoiseach Leo Varadkar to speak to Maria Bailey over dropped swing claim against Dublin hotel
The TD dropped her case against the hotel following controversy over it this week.
'A private matter': No comment from Taoiseach as TD drops swing claim against Dublin hotel
The Irish Independent reports today that TD Maria Bailey has dropped her claim against The Dean hotel.
Jurgen Klopp on United-City: 'It was the result I expected'
Liverpool are chasing their first top-flight title since 1990.
''United fans are coming up to me saying, ‘We’d rather City win the league than Liverpool’'
Kyle Walker says that their rivals’ supporters are backing his team to win the Premier League title.
'Hennessey didn't know what Nazi salute was'
The FA have explained their clearing of the Crystal Palace goalkeeper.
Phil Neville says England women must earn equal pay
The former Manchester United defender, who took charge of the Lionesses last year, praised Fifa’s increase in prize money.
Nantes boss accuses PSG of being 'unprofessional' before United defeat
‘You acted like a child, so you have the result of a child,’ said Vahid Halilhodzic.
Bahrain accused of using Formula One to 'sportwash' image
The second Grand Prix of 2019 opens in Manama on Friday and runs through Sunday.
Solskjaer parks the bus like Mourinho - Van Gaal
The Dutch boss has reservations over the interim Man United manager.
Spain legend Xavi says 48-team World Cup in Qatar 'will not be good'
‘It’s good for football to have 32. That’s more than enough,’ he added.
Mourinho: Mbappe more valuable than Messi and Ronaldo
The PSG striker deserves to be considered the most expensive player on the planet, according to the Portuguese coach.