Messi can trademark name for sports goods

2018-04-26 11:27

Barcelona and Argentina star Lionel Messi won an EU court battle to register his surname as a trademark to sell sports goods.


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Gunners ready for Atletico test

2018-04-26 10:50

Arsenal continue their bid for European success in the first leg of their Europa League semi-final against an in-form Atletico Madrid.

World Cup

FIFA charge Russia over fan racism chants

2018-04-17 12:12

FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against the Russian Football Union over monkey chants heard during a friendly international against France.

World Cup

Messi zooms past Ronaldo as top earner

2018-04-23 15:25

Lionel Messi has overtaken Cristiano Ronaldo as the highest earner in world football while Jose Mourinho tops the managers' chart.

World Cup

French football 'colossus' Henri Michel dies

2018-04-24 16:10

Former France football coach Henri Michel, who led Les Bleus to the 1984 Olympic title, has died at the age of 70.


Salah is in the Ballon d'Or conversation - Wright

2018-04-26 09:17

Gordon Strachan and Ian Wright believes that Liverpool star Mohamed Salah is in contention for the Ballon d'Or award.


Ancelotti offered Italy national team job - reports

2018-04-24 13:05

Ancelotti, who was sacked by Bayern Munich last September, has met with the Italian Football Federation in a Rome hotel, according to reports.


Tunisian player who collapsed in Spain regains consciousness

2018-04-24 10:43

Spanish third-division club Toledo says a Tunisian player who collapsed from heart failure during practice 10 days ago has regained consciousness


Koulibaly gives Napoli victory as Juve lead cut to one point

2018-04-23 10:55

Koulibaly headed the winner off a corner in the final minute to give Napoli their first ever victory at the Allianz Stadium.

World Cup

FIFA to begin Morocco World Cup inspection

2018-04-16 20:23

FIFA inspectors arrived in Morocco ahead of a three-day assessment of the north African country's ability to host the 2026 World Cup.

World Cup

Zlatan: A World Cup without me wouldn't be a World Cup

2018-04-18 10:10

LA Galaxy striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic made an appearance on the Jimmy Kimmel show where he said 'a World Cup without me wouldn't be a World Cup.

World Cup

Guardiola: Stones will be fit for the World Cup

2018-04-23 14:50

Pep Guardiola is confident Manchester City defender John Stones will play in the remaining games of the season to force his way into the World Cup with England.

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Italy bosses confirm Ancelotti talks

2018-04-24 18:48

Italian football federation chiefs confirmed talks had taken place with Carlo Ancelotti concerning the vacant Italy coaching job.


Salah threatens Messi, Ronaldo Ballon d'Or stranglehold

2018-04-25 14:26

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo and Barcelona's Lionel Messi have locked down the Ballon d'Or award but now face a new challenger in Mohamed Salah.


Panathinaikos banned from Europe for three years by UEFA

2018-04-25 09:19

Greek giants Panathinaikos have been banned from European competition for three years by UEFA for failing to pay their debts, it announced.


Porto regain lead in Portugal after routing Setubal

2018-04-24 10:43

Porto regained their lead in the Portuguese top-flight after thrashing minnows Setubal 5-1in a league clash.


Chelsea down Saints, face Man Utd in FA Cup final

2018-04-22 18:26

Chelsea booked an FA Cup final showdown with Manchester United as Olivier Giroud tormented Southampton at Wembley.

World Cup

European leagues oppose plan for 48-team 2022 World Cup

2018-04-17 09:49

Top European leagues will oppose FIFA plans to add 16 teams to a 48-team tournament and playing days at the 2022 World Cup.

World Cup

Neymar out of action until at least May

2018-04-18 11:27

Brazilian superstar Neymar said he won't be back playing until the end of May, when he is scheduled to have a medical exam following foot surgery.

World Cup

Argentine Biglia's World Cup in doubt after back injury

2018-04-24 10:43

AC Milan midfielder Lucas Biglia could miss the World Cup this summer with Argentina after suffering a severe back injury during a Serie A clash.

World Cup

England blow as 'devastated' 'Ox' misses SWC

2018-04-26 07:00

England midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain said he was "devastated" to be ruled out of the 2018 Soccer World Cup with a knee injury.


Germany lodges bid to host Euro 2024 football

2018-04-24 20:27

Germany has handed in its formal bid to host the 2024 European football championships, firing the gun on a race with the only other contender Turkey.


Cardiff waste chance to boost EPL promotion push

2018-04-25 09:49

Cardiff's bid for automatic promotion to the Premier League suffered a blow on Tuesday as Derby improved their play-off prospects with a crucial win.


United FA Cup final favourites, says Conte

2018-04-23 10:55

Antonio Conte says Chelsea will be underdogs when they face Manchester United and his old rival Jose Mourinho in the FA Cup final.


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