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English Premiership

Chelsea's Hudson-Odoi set for bumper deal - report

2019-08-22 07:40

Chelsea winger Callum Hudson-Odoi is on the verge of agreeing on a new five-year contract, with his wages reportedly set to rise to £180 000 a week.

 
International

Brazil-born history-maker vows to take China to World Cup

2019-08-22 07:19

Brazilian-born striker Elkeson said he wants to fire China to the World Cup after he became the first footballer without Chinese ancestry to be named in the national squad.

 
International

Juventus look to expand in Asia

2019-08-21 21:13

Italian champions Juventus have have announced that they have opened a new branch in Hong Kong as the Serie A giants look to expand into the Asia-Pacific region.

 
English Premiership

Twitter agree to meet with Manchester United over Pogba abuse

2019-08-21 17:17

Twitter have reacted to calls for more to be done in preventing racist abuse of footballers on social media platforms and will meet with officials from Manchester United.

 
International

Ineos chairman's Nice takeover receives green light

2019-08-21 15:52

English petrochemical billionaire Jim Ratcliffe can take over French football club Nice after the French Competition Authority gave the deal the all clear.

 
English Premiership

Liverpool's Kent determined to join Rangers

2019-08-21 13:19

Liverpool winger Ryan Kent has his heart set on a return to Steven Gerrard's Rangers on a season-long loan, according to reports in the English press.

 
Absa Premiership

Yeye training with Highlands Park hoping to secure deal

2019-08-21 12:46

Former Kaizer Chiefs and Supersport United midfielder Reneilwe Letsholonyane will train with Highlands Park hoping to secure a contract, his agent has confirmed.

 
Absa Premiership

Larsen: Arrows will come out guns blazing at us

2019-08-21 12:28

Chippa United coach Clinton Larsen is expecting a fired-up Golden Arrows side when the teams lock horns in the Absa Premiership.

 
English Premiership

'The Premier League has not yet seen the best Lacazette'

2019-08-21 11:32

Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette says the Premier League has not seen his best and is aiming to show more consistency.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Sports Minister seeks solution on PSL broadcasting rights

2019-08-21 08:54

Minister Nathi Mthethwa has met with the PSL and Multichoice to help find a solution to the current impasse on the screening of PSL matches on the public broadcaster.

 
International

Ajax finish with 10 men and a goalless draw in Cyprus

2019-08-21 08:04

Ajax Amsterdam finished with 10 men but moved closer to the Champions League group stage with a draw away to APOEL in a playoff round first-leg match.

 
 
English Premiership

Neville calls for social media boycott in wake of Pogba racist abuse

2019-08-20 23:07

Phil Neville believes football players should boycott social media in the wake of Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba suffering racist abuse online.

 
Absa Premiership

Honours even as AmaZulu hold Pirates

2019-08-20 22:21

It was all honours even at King Goodwill Zwelithini Stadium as AmaZulu and Orlando Pirates played to an entertaining goalless draw in the Absa Premiership.

 
 
International

Mo Salah U-turn on team-mate's harassment scandal divides Egyptians

2019-08-20 17:25

Egypt and Liverpool star Mohamed Salah has reignited heated views about a sexual harassment scandal involving his national team-mate Amr Warda.

 
 
English Premiership

Gunners set to splash the cash in January market, hints Kroenke

2019-08-20 12:23

Arsenal director Josh Kroenke has revealed the London outfit is likely to be "proactive again" when the transfer window reopens in January.

 
Absa Premiership

Gabuza: Matsatsantsa's style of play suits me more than Pirates

2019-08-20 11:42

Supersport United striker Thamsanqa Gabuza feels the system and style of play at his new club suits him more than when he was at Orlando Pirates.

 
Bafana Bafana

SAFA 'must give us the right coach', says Mosimane

2019-08-20 10:25

Mamelodi Sundowns coach Pitso Mosimane has reiterated that he is not interested in taking the Bafana Bafana job.

 
Absa Premiership

Maritzburg United revitalised by new signings

2019-08-20 10:09

Maritzburg United are pleased with a significant player boost in new striker Clive Augusto along with fellow Zimbabwean Gabriel Nyoni being back to fitness.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Maritzburg United sign striker from Chicken Inn

2019-08-20 07:35

Absa Premiership side Maritzburg United have completed the signing of Zimbabwe striker Clive Augusto, from Chicken Inn, the club confirmed.

 
English Premiership

Tipsters: City to plough on against Spurs!

2019-08-16 12:36

Despite their own decent potential, Tottenham will come out second in their visit to champions Man City, say the Sport24 ‘experts’.

 
English Premiership

United held by Wolves after Pogba's penalty woe

2019-08-19 23:21

Manchester United were forced to settle for a draw against Wolves after Paul Pogba's penalty was saved by Rui Patricio at Molineux.

 
International

Messi, Zlatan nominated for FIFA goal of the year

2019-08-19 20:37

Lionel Messi and Zlatan Ibrahimovic are the star names on the 10-player short-list announced on Monday by FIFA for its Puskas award for goal of the year.

 
 
 
English Premiership

Champions League qualification 'the most important thing' - Aubameyang

2019-08-19 14:36

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says the London club's priority is earning Champions League qualification this term while matching "the big guns if possible".

 
International

Bayern Munich offer Coutinho fresh start on loan

2019-08-19 13:06

Barcelona's Philippe Coutinho has joined Bayern Munich on a one-year loan worth €8.5 million with an option to buy, the Spanish club confirmed.

 
English Premiership

Everton boss Silva allays Digne injury fears

2019-08-19 12:12

Everton manager Marco Silva has downplayed fears over the fitness of full-back Lucas Digne after he pulled up with an apparent leg injury at the weekend.

 
 
 
English Premiership

Chelsea defender Zappacosta completes Roma loan move

2019-08-21 22:48

Chelsea defender Davide Zappacosta has joined Roma on a six-month loan deal with an option to extend until the end of the season.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Hlanti back in training after injury

2019-08-21 14:34

Sifiso Hlanti has recovered from his injury and is back in training with with his club, Bidvest Wits.

 
English Premiership

Liverpool's Klopp hints at retirement

2019-08-21 14:24

Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp has hinted that he may take a break from football or stop coaching for good when his contract at Anfield expires in 2022.

 
English Premiership

United defender Rojo 'very close' to joining Fenerbahce

2019-08-21 12:55

Manchester United defender Marcos Rojo could soon depart the Old Trafford outfit, with reports suggesting that a move to Turkish outfit Fenerbahce is "very close".

 
English Premiership

Arsenal looking to trim squad, says Kroenke

2019-08-21 12:46

Arsenal are actively seeking to reduce the size of their squad before the close of the European transfer window, according to club director Josh Kroenke.

 
Absa Premiership

Grobler: 'I don't want to set a target'

2019-08-21 11:58

SuperSport United striker Bradley Grobler says he has not set himself a goal-scoring target for this season, and insists he is merely focused on staying fit.

 
English Premiership

Rodri wants to repay Guardiola faith

2019-08-21 10:44

Manchester City midfielder and club-record signing Rodri says that he wants to repay the faith shown in him by manager Pep Guardiola.

 
International

Brazilian Elkeson earns China call-up in landmark move

2019-08-21 09:41

China named Elkeson in their squad for their opening World Cup qualifier with the Brazilian poised to be the first without Chinese ancestry to play for the country.

 
Absa Premiership

Mokwena: Pirates fans should be proud of these players

2019-08-21 08:48

Interim coach Rulani Mokwena says that there were a lot more positives than negatives after Orlando Pirates were held to a goalless draw by AmaZulu.

 
South-Africa

Percy Tau one step away from realising Champions League dream

2019-08-21 07:45

Bafana Bafana star Percy Tau's Club Brugge moved to the brink of Champions League qualification with an away win over LASK in a first-leg Play-off tie.

 
 
International

FIFA appoints emergency committee to run Egyptian football

2019-08-21 06:43

With Egyptian football in chaos following the sudden departure of the national federation's leadership, FIFA on Tuesday appointed a temporary committee to take over.

 
 
Sport24

As it happened | Mamelodi Sundowns v Cape Town City

2019-08-20 21:30

A recap of the coverage of the Absa Premiership encounter between Mamelodi Sundowns and Cape Town City at the Lucas Moripe Stadium.

 
English Premiership

Rashford must 'demand' to take penalties - Giggs

2019-08-20 15:03

Former Manchester United stalwart Ryan Giggs has admitted he was "surprised" that Marcus Rashford did not insist on taking the penalty in the draw with Wolves.

 
English Premiership

Manchester United 'disgusted' by racist abuse of Pogba

2019-08-20 13:19

Manchester United said they "utterly condemn" the racist abuse midfielder Paul Pogba received after he missed a penalty against Wolves.

 
Absa Premiership

Tembo: 'We need to stay humble'

2019-08-20 12:23

SuperSport United head coach Kaitano Tembo has urged his team to keep their feet on the ground despite two great results in the space of four days.

 
English Premiership

Pogba racially abused after penalty miss

2019-08-20 11:24

English Premiership side Manchester United has condemned racist abused hurled at midfielder Paul Pogba after his penalty miss against Wolves.

 
English Premiership

Zouma hoping to repay Lampard faith

2019-08-20 10:30

Chelsea defender Kurt Zouma is delighted to have broken in to the Chelsea first-team after returning to Stamford Bridge from a a two-year loan spell.

 
Absa Premiership

Rulani seeks first win in charge of Buccaneers

2019-08-20 09:26

Orlando Pirates will look to get back to winning ways when they travel to take on Amazulu in an Absa Premiership encounter on Tuesday.

 
 
Absa Premiership

Johnson knows his team have to 'fight' against wounded Pirates

2019-08-20 07:23

Amazulu head coach Cavin Johnson says it is never a good time to play Orlando Pirates as his team prepare to welcome the Soweto giants in a league clash.

 
International

Dembele adds to Barcelona's injury woes

2019-08-20 07:17

Ousmane Dembele, Barcelona's French international striker, will miss five weeks after suffering a hamstring injury, the club said.

 
 
 
International

MLS confirms 28th team will be in St. Louis

2019-08-20 22:15

Major League Soccer has confirmed that St. Louis has been awarded an expansion franchise that will boost North America's top football league to 28 teams.

 
 
English Premiership

Three things on Norwich's Finnish hotshot Teemu Pukki

2019-08-19 13:35

Finnish striker Teemu Pukki stole the headlines by scoring a hat-trick for Premier League new boys Norwich - the first Canaries player to do so since 1993.

 
English Premiership

Clever Catalans! Liverpool set to miss out on millions from Coutinho deal

2019-08-19 13:03

Liverpool are set to lose out on millions of pounds as a result of Philippe Coutinho's loan move to Bayern Munich, according to reports.

 
Absa Premiership

Zamalek job a 'dream come true', says ex-Pirates coach Micho

2019-08-19 11:52

Former Orlando Pirates coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic has officially been unveiled as new the head coach of Egyptian giants Zamalek.

 
English Premiership

'We can fight for something big', insists Arsenal newbie Luiz

2019-08-19 11:02

Arsenal defender David Luiz believes the Gunners 'can fight for something big' this season, but admits they have a lot of work to do.

 
International

Messi 'made me better player', says Ronaldo

2019-08-22 06:49

Cristiano Ronaldo has admitted his long-time rivalry with Lionel Messi has made him "a better player" and that he enjoys a "healthy" rivalry with the Argentine great.

 
International

Messi back in training, in contention to face Betis

2019-08-21 21:15

Lionel Messi gave Barcelona a timely boost on Wednesday by returning to training with the rest of the squad after a calf injury.

 
Absa Premiership

Unsuitable CT Stadium pitch sees CT City v Chiefs PSL blockbuster moved

2019-08-21 18:00

The Absa Premiership encounter between Cape Town City and Kaizer Chiefs will not go ahead at the Cape Town Stadium after the pitch was ruled unsuitable.

 
International

Rummenigge suggests Sanches, Boateng could leave Bayern

2019-08-21 17:12

Bayern Munich CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has suggested that Renato Sanches and Jerome Boateng may be heading for the exit door at Bayern Munich.

 
 
English Premiership

Giggs salutes James capture

2019-08-21 12:53

Manchester United legend Ryan Giggs says the deal to bring Daniel James to the club from Swansea City was a good piece of business for the club.

 
English Premiership

'I'm happy at Liverpool' - Mohamed Salah

2019-08-21 12:28

Liverpool forward Mohamed Salah has ruled out the possibility of a move away from Anfield, with the Egypt international insisting that he is "happy at the club".

 
International

Ribery arrives in Tuscany ahead of Fiorentina move

2019-08-21 11:52

French winger Franck Ribery has travelled to Italy to complete a medical ahead of a move to Serie A club Fiorentina.

 
Absa Premiership

McCarthy pleased with Citizens' character

2019-08-21 10:11

Cape Town City head coach Benni McCarthy praised his side's character after they eked out a credible draw with Mamelodi Sundowns at the Lucas Moripe Stadium.

 
Absa Premiership

Mosimane slams CT City for dangerous foul on Makgalwa

2019-08-21 09:23

Mamelodi Sundowns' Pitso Mosimane wants a change to the laws of the game after seeing Keletso Makgalwa stretchered off during a draw with Cape Town City.

 
 
International

Serie A coaching shuffle gives Ancelotti's Napoli hope of toppling Juventus

2019-08-21 07:56

As the sole survivor of a coaching shuffle among the leading challengers, Carlo Ancelotti could have the best chance to end Napoli's 30-year wait for the Serie A title.

 
International

Stadium site contamination new headache for Beckham MLS team

2019-08-21 06:40

David Beckham's Major League Soccer club in Miami may have hit a new stumbling block after an environmental report showed unexpected levels of contamination.

 
English Premiership

Monaco sign Slimani on loan from Leicester

2019-08-20 22:27

Monaco have signed veteran Algerian international striker Islam Slimani on loan from Leicester City, sources close to the Ligue 1 club has confirmed.

 
English Premiership

Spurs 'can compete with the best' - Winks

2019-08-20 17:50

Tottenham midfielder Harry Winks says their recent draw with Manchester City shows they "can compete with the best teams in the Premier League and Europe".

 
 
Absa Premiership

Agent looking to move Brockie from Sundowns

2019-08-20 14:58

Jeremy Brockie is looking to move on from Mamelodi Sundowns in the current transfer, according to the player's agent.

 
Absa Premiership

Baxter denies link to vacant Pirates job

2019-08-20 13:00

Former Bafana Bafana coach Stuart Baxter has denied he has been in contact with Orlando Pirates officials over the recently vacated head coaching position.

 
English Premiership

Suarez who? Carroll admits low football IQ

2019-08-20 12:08

Andy Carroll has admitted his football IQ was so low he had to use Google to find out who Luis Suarez was when he joined Liverpool in 2011.

 
English Premiership

Liverpool 'could not afford' Coutinho - Klopp

2019-08-20 11:07

Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp admits the Merseyside outfit "could not afford" to bring Philippe Coutinho back to Anfield due to the massive fees involved.

 
Absa Premiership

Pirates injury blow as Motshwari ruled out of AmaZulu clash

2019-08-20 10:17

Orlando Pirates have been dealt some bad news ahead of a Premiership clash with AmaZulu after losing midfielder Ben Motshwari to injury.

 
 
International

Juventus gamble on Sarri delivering another style of Serie A title

2019-08-20 07:41

Juventus begin their Serie A campaign this weekend under new coach Maurizio Sarri as the multiple Italian champions gamble on the veteran coach.

 
English Premiership

WRAP: English Premiership

2019-08-19 22:55

A comprehensive wrap of all the collated matches, kick-off times, results and match reports for all the weekend's English Premiership matches.

 
English Premiership

United boss refuses to blame Pogba after penalty miss

2019-08-20 06:34

Ole Gunnar Solskjaer refused to blame Paul Pogba after the Manchester United star missed a penalty in their draw at Wolves.

 
 
International

Balotelli happy to be home in Brescia

2019-08-19 19:07

Mario Balotelli said on Monday he had "thought of nothing else" after receiving an offer from Brescia, the club in the city where he grew up.

 
 
 
Absa Premiership

Micho-less Pirates from heroes to zero in a week

2019-08-19 13:08

Following the resignation of Milutin Sredojevic, Orlando Pirates have gone from heroes to zero in a matter of a week. Sy Lerman reports.

 
 
South-Africa

Mokwena: MTN8 exit 'a bitter pill to swallow'

2019-08-19 11:45

Orlando Pirates coach Rulani Mokwena admits that defeat to Highlands Park was a "bitter pill to swallow" and called on his players to "stick together".

 
 

 
 
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